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golf grips advice

Discussion in 'Golf Equipment Talk' started by Uncle Azzhole, May 10, 2018.

  1. Uncle Azzhole

    Uncle Azzhole Jack of all trades, azzhole in all of them...

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    I need to get new grips for my clubs (I have standard grips and need midsize)
    are Lamkin or Tacki-Mac grips good?
     
  2. azgreg

    azgreg "Don't count that." Supporting Member

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    Love my Lamkin Crosslines.
     
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  3. Uncle Azzhole

    Uncle Azzhole Jack of all trades, azzhole in all of them...

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    Im looking at some Lamkin on eBay for 51.87, they come in blue/white, black/white, red/white.... Why not GREEN/White? probably go with the blue then :( I just like green
     
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    limpalong Mental Ward Escapee Supporting Member

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    Would highly recommend Lamkin!!! Not so with Tacki-Mac. Have used the Lamkin Crossline Midsize for years. Ended up with Golf Pride CP2 Midsize on my iBlades. Really enjoying them.
     
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  5. Uncle Azzhole

    Uncle Azzhole Jack of all trades, azzhole in all of them...

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    ok, PURE makes some grips in GREEN.. what are your thoughts on PURE? Or should I go with Lamkin?


    never mind, Lamkins for now
     
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    PaPaD Club ho, geezer........ Supporting Member

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    I get new grips by ho-ing another set of irons.
     
  7. limpalong

    limpalong Mental Ward Escapee Supporting Member

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    And, no longer than you keep irons the new owner has 'like new' grips. :D
     
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    azgreg "Don't count that." Supporting Member

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    Everyone I know with Pures loves them.
     
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    warbirdlover Ender of all threads Supporting Member

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    Pure grips ripped at the large end when installing. They are like inner tubes and thin there. Not for me.

    Grips I've tried and liked:

    Karma (lot's of colors)
    Lamkin (all are good)
    GolfPride (all are good)
    Winn (Dri-Tac is good)

    Grips I've tried and don't like:

    Pure
    Iomic
     
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  10. Uncle Azzhole

    Uncle Azzhole Jack of all trades, azzhole in all of them...

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    Well, Im really mad today :mad: The wife new I was looking at the Golf Pride MCC Plus4 green grips so she got on eBay and ordered a set for me... She found one that was a buy it now for 69.99 with free shipping which sounds good but when she showed me what she got, they were the knock offs from china.

    Now Im stuck with china knock offs for grips :mad:
     
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    limpalong Mental Ward Escapee Supporting Member

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    The good news.... You wife was trying to help and thought she was doing her part to make golf more enjoyable for you.
    The bad news.... My wife and kids learned some time ago to NEVER buy anything golf related for me. Soon after taking up the game I was inundated with golf "junk" every time I turned around. Now, if they want to get me something golf related, it must be in the form of a gift certificate/gift card so I can purchase something that will actually see a golf course.

    Who knows. The knock-offs might prove to be okay and give you at least the remainder of the season.
     
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    Uncle Azzhole Jack of all trades, azzhole in all of them...

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    I'll try one out on my old R7 driver to see how it holds up. Im not playing golf as of yet, I am working on my flexibility and pain management, so only going to the driving range a few times now. I have lost so much distance and clubhead speed because I am not turning correctly and casting my club :mad:

    I'll get there at some point I hope, if the joints let me.
     

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