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  1. Shaft Advice - Looking for a stiffer Regular Flex ... if that makes sense

    So I am looking for advice... I am right on the edge of R and S flex shafts for my driver. Each guy at Golf Town gives me a different suggestion, so I am wondering if anybody can suggest a good shaft that in a regular flex would play a little stiffer. Maybe I am looking for the wrong thing,...

    Started by golfisforfun‎, 04-11-2014 01:48 PM
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  2. Re Grip Question - Orientation of 'Golf Pride' lettering

    I just had a few clubs re gripped and noticed the 'Golf Pride' might be a little off. With my wedges, at address, my lower hand/thumb is lined up with 'Pride' lettering - with my newly re gripped clubs, they are not - the lettering is off to the Right, enough that it's noticeable and potentially...

    Started by afulton‎, 04-05-2016 09:30 AM
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  3. LF : ZZ Lite Shaft Pulls

    Looking for some ZZ Lite shafts for an old set of Pings. Let me know what you've got laying around. Thanks John

    Started by Duper‎, 02-15-2016 07:23 PM
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  4. Question Taylormade R80 Shafts Info!

    I have a set of taylormade supersteel burners with R80 shafts and i need to know everything there is to know about the R80 shafts, i know the R is for reg flex, but whats the 80 for? is it the weight in grams or the specified swing speed of 80 mph, or is it the frequency number? also, ive done...

    Started by careyhrrs67‎, 06-08-2008 11:45 AM
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  5. Want to Buy - Ping Irons Shafts

    Looking to buy a 4-PW OR 5-GW set of Ping shafts (stiff) preferably pulls. Prep area can not have ferrules - Shafts don't need to be Ping.

    Started by Greener83‎, 02-13-2016 10:22 PM
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  6. Callaway Advance Optiforce Adaptor (LH) New

    Brand new Dual Cog adaptor that fits all 2014 Callaway Drivers (Big Bertha, Alpha, X2 Hot and X2 Hot Pro). Comes with ferrule and is left handed but can be used in reverse order for righties. These sell for $48 plus tax at Golfworks Asking $40

    Started by Leftymoose‎, 05-29-2014 08:08 PM
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    11-30-2015 10:23 PM Go to last post
  7. Iron Shaft Fitting

    Thinking about getting myself a new set of Titleist 716 CB/MBs and was looking to see what people suggest is the best option for getting fit for the right shaft. I'm currently playing KBS Tour V's in my Apex MBs and I'm not all that thrilled with them. I'm mainly just looking to see what...

    Started by sabzor‎, 11-16-2015 04:23 PM
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    11-25-2015 07:27 AM Go to last post
  8. Does Golftown fix Sun Mountain golf carts?

    Does Golftown fix Sun Mountain golf carts?

    Started by BogeyGolf‎, 09-04-2015 02:37 PM
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  9. where can you get Fairway metals bent in ottawa

    golf works no longer has a clamp to do this. Golf town never did. Is there anywhere in the city to get this done? Thanks

    Started by Wknd_Warrior‎, 08-30-2015 04:21 PM
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    09-03-2015 08:49 PM Go to last post
  10. R9 Adapter Sleeve

    Does anyone know where I can get a .335 adapter sleeve for my R9? I'd need it shipped to Halifax. Plenty of them on ebay but I'm a little concerned about the quality of the overseas models. Thanks.

    Started by underpar‎, 08-30-2015 06:40 PM
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  11. Single length irons

    Been toying with the idea of making a set of single length irons for some time now. Anyone have suggestions on where to pick up heads, and if one head is better than another? May not be the answer but I keep thinking it makes too much sense not to at least try it. Hell, cant make my game much worse...

    Started by Drew‎, 06-02-2015 09:11 PM
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  12. adjust offest head to neutral

    Can an offset head on a 3 wood w graphite shaft be adjusted to neutral?

    Started by pjm‎, 06-30-2015 03:22 PM
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  13. SMT AF 460c Driver

    Hi all, I have used several SMT drivers in the past. I was just wondering if there was a Canadian distributor for the above driver. I believe that it is a partnership between SMT and Diamond Golf. Anyway, if anyone has any information on whether this is available in Canada (without duty...

    Started by amac‎, 06-27-2015 02:59 PM
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  14. Golftown Update

    Not sure how many are aware of this, but GT has a new company wide policy to no longer save grips. Apparently a tech stabbed himself with a needle, hence the new policy. Just giving everyone a heads up who goes in expecting to be able to keep their grip.

    Started by Big Johnny69‎, 06-17-2015 09:23 AM
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    06-20-2015 11:34 AM Go to last post
  15. Lightweight Hybrid Shafts

    Anyone have any luck with using 70 gramish shafts in their hybrids? Any issues? Did the club feel too light? Thx

    Started by Big Johnny69‎, 06-06-2015 11:38 PM
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  16. Thoughts on Recoil shafts

    Looking for some opinions/advice here guys. I recently tried the new XRs by Callaway with the recoil shaft(f4)ithink they were 460 but can't say for sure, and really liked the feel and distance. Here lies my dilemma. I don't want to pay the kind of money GT wants for the set, so i thought that...

    Started by boomer56‎, 04-17-2015 08:28 AM
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    06-08-2015 08:49 PM Go to last post
  17. Looking to buy Auditor Speedmatch

    Anyone willing to sell an Auditor Speedmatch MOI scale?

    Started by Gord222‎, 04-29-2015 01:47 PM
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  18. Club maker in Kingston

    I'm looking to change my shafts in my cleveland tl310 driver and cleveland Mashie 3 wood from there current x-stiff to stiff. Looking for someone in Kingston area that might have a couple extra shafts and the know how to do it for a cheap price and swap for my current shafts. Thanks.

    Started by Dan_0‎, 04-18-2015 09:35 PM
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    04-19-2015 10:20 AM Go to last post
  19. How to remove NEW grips... And save them...

    My wife got my irons re gripped with the same style as I had before but I am not really a fan of the grips... Is there an easy way to save the grips? They are the Lamkin iLine grips.

    Started by golfisforfun‎, 02-26-2015 10:15 PM
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    02-27-2015 04:08 PM Go to last post
  20. Ping irons.....advice please

    Ok so I am going to take advantage of the shaft & grip sale at GT. I have an old set of Eye 2's that I want to re-shaft with dynamic golds. Any issues I need to be aware of when pulling the old shafts? According to Golfsmith, the new shafts only need to be butt trimmed, can I assume...

    Started by kilmidyke‎, 02-10-2009 11:16 PM
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    02-10-2015 08:53 AM Go to last post
  21. Oversized Grips

    I was considering putting an oversized grip on my driver. Was wondering if anyone has done this? John Daly and Bubba Watson use oversized grips. Is there anywhere in Ottawa that you can test different grip sizes?

    Started by boylebj‎, 02-03-2015 10:58 AM
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  22. Wishon Golf Explains the Difference in Bending Woods vs. Irons

    Wishon Golf Explains the Difference in Bending Woods vs. Irons

    Started by Chieflongtee‎, 01-24-2015 12:16 PM
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  23. Shaft Cleaning Help

    Could someone give me some tips on pulling the plastic bits and the black hardened epoxy from shafts? I am thinking of just heating up the tips and poking it out with a screwdriver.

    Started by MoneymanJP‎, 01-04-2015 03:50 PM
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  24. Where can I have a wedge regrooved?

    I have a Check Mate wedge, where can I have it regrooved?

    Started by Bruce Kline‎, 12-20-2014 12:42 PM
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  25. Pulling a superstroke grip

    I'm looking to save a superstroke grip I have on one of my was installed via the 'traditional method' of double sided tape and solvent. Anybody been successful at removing? and if so, with what technique? Thanks!

    Started by mathc38‎, 07-09-2014 10:10 AM
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  26. Golf Lab Fitting Specs

    I recently got fit by Golf Labs out at Greyhawk for a new driver shaft. They sent me the read outs from the fitting and I thought I would see if the club makers on this site would agree that the recommended shaft seems right. I was just looking to reduce my dispersion, as I try to play a cut /...

    Started by quinner‎, 08-15-2014 12:59 PM
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  27. Nippon 950 or KBS Tour?

    Any input is appreciated... I have hit both shafts in the new Mizuno 850 Forged. I use regular flex shafts. I have a good smooth tempo. Driver swing speed is high 90s. On the GT sims the Nippon seems to hit it higher but the distance for the 2 shafts is very similar. I never trust...

    Started by golfisforfun‎, 10-04-2014 08:52 PM
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    10-11-2014 04:07 PM Go to last post
  28. Bocieri secret golf grips

    SOLD I've got 8 Bocieri secret golf grips in excellent condition. $40 or $50 installed The Secret Grip raises the balance point of your club – improving your consistency, control and distance.

    Started by Chieflongtee‎, 06-28-2014 08:02 AM
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  29. Fitting on an adapter... question...

    I am looking to put a Ping after market adapter (CMX adapter) onto a very nice and clean shaft that was pulled from another driver head. It has a good 1.5" of cleaned, prepped shaft tip, but it seems like the CMX adapter only has a depth of 1.25"... So my question is, would I be better...

    Started by golfisforfun‎, 09-25-2014 08:34 AM
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  30. Cost to reshaft irons

    So ive been looking at irons, and have come across a couple of sets of heads that I really like the look of. I'm wondering what one can expect to spend in order to reshaft (with grips). I know there are all kinds of options out there, but if anyone could give me a ballpark figure if what a set of...

    Started by jonf‎, 07-26-2014 11:26 PM
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  31. Cobra Amp Cell Adapter

    how can you tell the difference between a right handed and left handed adapters. Thanks Dave

    Started by Dave W‎, 07-21-2014 05:42 PM
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  32. Club Work In Pembroke

    Anybody know where to get some grips put on in Pembroke? Golf shops or hobbyists.

    Started by Big Johnny69‎, 06-23-2014 07:55 AM
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    07-18-2014 08:43 PM Go to last post
  33. Golf Shaft Retailers

    Other than Golfworks, is there other components distributors in Ottawa? I am looking to pick up a Diamana W+ series shaft, but Golfworks doesn't have them and Golftown (at least in Kanata) doesn't seem to carry that kind of stuff anymore. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

    Started by quinner‎, 07-18-2014 09:11 AM
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  34. iomic 2.3 Grips in our climate

    Anyone play these grips in our climate? It's obviously more humid than some other places. I'm just wondering how well these perform. I really like the feel of them as far as softness goes, but I'm unsure if I'd have a spinning club in my hand in the heat?

    Started by Txxxxxxx‎, 07-10-2014 11:18 AM
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  35. Avon Chamois Grips???

    Has anyone ever tried the Avon chamois grips? And has anyone ever tried to install them with air? I love my Pure grips but I am thinking of trying these ones.

    Started by Break68‎, 01-31-2014 10:57 AM
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  36. Lost of yardage

    Hi everyone, here is my situation: I bought a new set of mizuno irons in novembre at GT. Now I tried them out on the screen and decided to go with the classic S300. The feeling was just too smooth with the S300. Distance wise, I wasn't giving up anything. Now that the season is on it's way I...

    Started by Roach‎, 06-25-2014 03:32 PM
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  37. Shaft Adaptor Installation Question

    Had a new Callaway Opti Force shaft adaptor installed a few days ago by Golf Works, on a Matrix shaft. First shot at the range this morning and the driver head flew off. Just the collar part remained on the shaft, the rest of the adaptor stayed with driver head. Anyone have any experience...

    Started by CDELA‎, 06-29-2014 07:06 PM
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  38. Moved: Golf Pride Tour Wrap Cord Grips - 11 new grips !

    Started by sbenne11‎, 04-30-2014 03:06 PM
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  39. Favour to ask

    Anybody has the wrench for a Nike STR8-Fit VR11 pro? Reshafting one and original owner has lost or misplaced the wrench. If I could borrow it for just 15 seconds it would be greatly appreciated. I managed to take it out without the wrench but I do not want to screw up the ferrule putting it back...

    Started by Chieflongtee‎, 06-17-2014 04:24 PM
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    06-19-2014 11:36 AM Go to last post
  40. Adjustable drivers and spines.

    Not that I know if it makes a big difference in performance but one problem with adjustable drivers is spine alignment. Let's say the shaft FLOS perfectly in the 9.5 degrees position but you want to change to 11.5 degrees. Chances are that if you are not dealing with a quality shaft you'll end up...

    Started by Chieflongtee‎, 06-17-2014 04:27 PM
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  41. Paint Fill for Wedges

    Unsure if this is the correct forum or not.... Anyway! Anyone know of a good place to get acrylic paint with fine metal tips on the bottles, for paint fill on clubs? I'm looking to try it out with my Vokeys. Thanks in advance!!! :-)

    Started by Txxxxxxx‎, 05-27-2014 04:08 PM
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  42. Need 8 and 9 iron re-shafted

    Just wondering if anyone can help me re shaft my 8 and 9 irons? It is the Taylormade Burner XD set with stiff steel shafts. The 8 ironís shaft broke in half, and the 9 iron just fell off the shaft. So I would need a new shaft for the 8 iron, and the 9 iron re-attached to the existing shaft. ...

    Started by slicemaster‎, 05-30-2014 09:56 AM
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  43. Shortening Driver

    I have a question for the club builders out there. Probably straightforward for those who know their stuff. I have a R1 currently at 45.5" and D4 SW. I would like to shorten it to 44.5". What will this do to the SW? Will the change in SW make the club head feel "heavier" or "lighter" or is that...

    Started by davevandyk‎, 05-22-2014 06:34 PM
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    05-22-2014 07:51 PM Go to last post
  44. Grip Question

    How much does a wrap of grip tape weigh? I tinkered with my grips and I believe due to the less weight of the current grip, my performance has suffered. The grips that worked best for me were a midsize at 59 grams. Currently I am playing a 50 gram grip with 3 wraps underneath. How close am...

    Started by Big Johnny69‎, 05-20-2014 10:11 AM
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    05-20-2014 12:25 PM Go to last post
  45. Rifle 6.0 FCm and Soft Stepping?

    Is it possible to soft step Rifle 6.0 FCM shafts? Is there any point in doing it? Trying it?

    Started by Break68‎, 05-10-2014 08:08 PM
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    05-14-2014 08:57 AM Go to last post
  46. Question Callaway X-22 Shaft

    After many moons of internal debating I finally took the plunge and put my Callaway X-22 3 iron into my shaft puller in the vise. Turned on the propane and pulled the Uniflex shaft out of the head and to my total shock and dismay the shaft came out in one piece with absolutely no slots cut into...

    Started by Break68‎, 05-09-2014 07:29 PM
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    05-09-2014 07:35 PM Go to last post
  47. Graphite Shaft Optimization and Characteristics

    Hello, So this year I have decided to experiment and look more closely at refining my game via equipment and optimal use of shaft technology. I have been using the Whiteboard 73X for my driver and was generally happy with the flight. However, sometimes it would launch too high possibly due to...

    Started by mizzyboy‎, 04-23-2014 11:01 PM
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    04-24-2014 07:48 AM Go to last post
  48. Compatible Shaft Adapters???

    Just wondering if any shaft adapters are actually compatible from brand to brand? I bought a Diamana Blue that is from a Titleist and I have the X2Hot driver. Does GT or Golfworks stock the adapters from each brand?

    Started by golfisforfun‎, 04-23-2014 09:44 PM
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    04-23-2014 09:50 PM Go to last post
  49. Cost Question For Set Alterations

    I want to have my shafts cut down a half inch (including driver and 3 wood), loft and lie checked and adjusted and SW/MOI matched. I also need one iron shaft replaced. How much would you think all of this would cost approximately? I figure grips/shaft will run around $150 but I'm wondering more...

    Started by bNeill‎, 04-01-2014 06:35 PM
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    04-06-2014 10:41 AM Go to last post
  50. Boring the hosel on a hybrid...possible?

    I've got a ping Anser hybrid which I didn't realize was .355 tip and grabbed a Kiyoshi hybrid shaft which is .370, anyway to make this happen within reason and in ottawa?

    Started by John‎, 01-10-2014 07:33 PM
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    03-16-2014 07:36 PM Go to last post

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