Jump to content


 

Photo

What's Your Best Golf Purchase?

Balls putters equipment TLTB2

  • Please log in to reply
49 replies to this topic

#1 El Barto

El Barto

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 679 posts
  • LocationMelbourne

Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:33 AM

Just curious. The photo is of my best ever buys

 

The putter cost five dollars from an op shop, in absolutely perfect condition. I love it and have done since the first time I used it.

 

The ball though  is my real pride and joy. I used it constantly on Par 3's in the lead-up to  my taking "The Longest Travelling Ball 2" to Brunei and Thailand as it was a ball I absolutely did not want to lose. Another op shop purchase it would have cost me $0.20c. I've tried to find out where and when it was made but I can't.

Attached Files


  • Madambo and ink like this

See all that stuff inside Homer? That's why your robot wouldn't work.


#2 RobNewy

RobNewy

    Captain Spud

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 9851 posts
  • LocationEast Melbourne

Posted 18 March 2017 - 12:06 PM

My best purchase is definitely my current set of irons.
Bridgestone J15 CB 4-P with Recoil 670 F3

I absolutely adore them

#3 koiom K Frenzy

koiom K Frenzy

    Anyone for a Cuppa?

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 9389 posts
  • LocationJDM heaven

Posted 18 March 2017 - 12:32 PM

Rangefinder
I'd be rooted without it now
  • 2Putts, Francie, FairwayBomber and 2 others like this

http://www.golf.org....icap/3011891841

2012 Curlewis OOM#5 A Grade NTP
2013 Beaconhills Invitational Classic 3rd Place
2013 Stink 3 Club Challenge NAGA
2014 Heritage OOM#3 A Grade Winner
2014 Heritage OOM#3 A Grade NTP
2014 Bendigo Slog pairs winner with Ghetto
2014 Vic ISG Matchplay Runner Up
2015 Vic ISG Matchplay Semi Finalist

2016 Keysborough GC April Medal WInner

2016 ISG Race to 6 Winner


#4 ------

------

    .

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 17400 posts
  • Location.

Posted 18 March 2017 - 12:48 PM

Fly repellent and my GPS.
  • Goldy and koiom K Frenzy like this

#5 Groove_Snob

Groove_Snob

    NCCSSC X COC

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 3953 posts
  • LocationIn the garage grinding the grooves of my irons!!

Posted 18 March 2017 - 03:03 PM

Fly repellent and my GPS.


If you showered more than once a month, you wouldn't need fly repellent you realise?!?!
  • Mr Trump, AhBen and ------ like this
Got an issue??

Here's a tissue!! 😭

#6 Goldy

Goldy

    Got any Greek in you?

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 34944 posts
  • LocationWant some?

Posted 18 March 2017 - 03:10 PM

Fly repellent and my GPS.


Carton of smokes?
  • ------ likes this

Winner "Moonah Legends" 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner "The National" 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner 4BBB 2013 ISG Nationals
Winner Stink's 3 Club Challenge 2015 | Winner C grade OOM The Sands 2016

Hole-in-one Growling Frog 14/1/17 5th hole 137m TM RBZ 5 hybrid / Srixon AD333 ball

Other, less impressive stuff...(I know...it's marginal...)
R/Up ISG Nationals 2013 | C Grade LD Growling Frog 8th Feb 2014, 11th hole, TM R1, HOF Patriot shaft, testicles of steel | NTP 2nd hole "Kooindah Waters" 2014 ISG Nationals

3 Birdies in one round "The Glades" 2015 ISG Nationals | R/Up 4BBB 2015 ISG Nationals | NTP 16th hole Growling Frog OOM 2017

Low Handicap point 12.7 9/4/16

Finally...and most importantly...
Smoldy....when only the best will do.
Goldlink


#7 Goldy

Goldy

    Got any Greek in you?

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 34944 posts
  • LocationWant some?

Posted 18 March 2017 - 03:15 PM

For me...HOF shaft for my driver...not really purchased...won...and the MGI buggy I bought off Tigerblood.

And my 4h...probably the oldest...and definitely most used...club in my bag.

Winner "Moonah Legends" 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner "The National" 2013 ISG Nationals | Winner 4BBB 2013 ISG Nationals
Winner Stink's 3 Club Challenge 2015 | Winner C grade OOM The Sands 2016

Hole-in-one Growling Frog 14/1/17 5th hole 137m TM RBZ 5 hybrid / Srixon AD333 ball

Other, less impressive stuff...(I know...it's marginal...)
R/Up ISG Nationals 2013 | C Grade LD Growling Frog 8th Feb 2014, 11th hole, TM R1, HOF Patriot shaft, testicles of steel | NTP 2nd hole "Kooindah Waters" 2014 ISG Nationals

3 Birdies in one round "The Glades" 2015 ISG Nationals | R/Up 4BBB 2015 ISG Nationals | NTP 16th hole Growling Frog OOM 2017

Low Handicap point 12.7 9/4/16

Finally...and most importantly...
Smoldy....when only the best will do.
Goldlink


#8 lord of the river

lord of the river

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 125 posts

Posted 18 March 2017 - 04:15 PM

Stubby cooler
  • RobNewy, Francie and ------ like this

#9 OldBogey

OldBogey

    Spelling commando

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 21649 posts
  • LocationRegional Victoria

Posted 18 March 2017 - 04:19 PM

Golf cart, and the 12V electric fridge for it.

#10 Deege

Deege

    Really nice person

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 3669 posts
  • LocationMelbourne

Posted 18 March 2017 - 05:08 PM

I'd have to say the centre-shafted Odyssey #7 that I bought from Muffin for, like $50.  It has been my gamer for going on two years now.


Golflink

 

Winner C Grade Long Drive 2013 OOM #2 Heidelberg

Winner B Grade Long Drive 2015 OOM #4 Heritage

Winner B Grade NTP 2015 OOM #4 Heritage

 

Handicap PB - 12.6, baby


#11 Francie

Francie

    Inaugural Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 31546 posts
  • LocationMelbourne

Posted 19 March 2017 - 09:01 AM

I'd have to say the centre-shafted Odyssey #7 that I bought from Muffin for, like $50.  It has been my gamer for going on two years now.

 

On a similar note.......my 3-4 wood (adjustable) that I bought off GPJ...who bought it off Lefty-tiges/tigertuff (or whatever he calls himself today?)


Inaugural winner "Castlemaine" Vic ISG golf day 2009
Inaugural Victorian OOM Putting Champion - Long Island 2011
Inaugural ISG National Golf Champion - Queensland September 2012

Inaugural winner Casey Rotary Golf Day 2012 - Part of the 'Dream Team'
Hole In One - 7th Hole Portsea GC - 9/10/2012
Long drive "champion" - Stinks 3 club challenge - 22/9/2013

Shipwreck Coast Classic - B Grade Men Winner (Warrnambool) - 9/11/2013

Inaugural holder - ISG TBPNTHWAOOM trophy - 2015

Eagle - Par 4 - 18th at St. Andrews Beach - 1/9/2015​
Holder - Brass yacht trophy - 2015

Player of the Year (VPGC) - 2015

Winner - ISG Tombstone event - Lang Lang - 4/9/2016

Half of 4BBB Champion team with Commish - 2016 National Event

Half of winning finalist - Doubles Match-play team (VPGC) - 2016

​Team member - Winners of Australian ...... Matchplay Championship - 18/11/2016

Veterans Champion (VPGC) - 2016 

 

"If a foursome is pressing you, wave them through - and then speed up." - Deane Beman

 

http://www.golflink....k_No=3013311351

 

Lowest ever handicap - 7.5

 


#12 JazzyJeff

JazzyJeff

    Member

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 42 posts
  • LocationGreater Queanbeyan

Posted 19 March 2017 - 11:11 AM

My Cleveland Mashie hybrids. I hate the look of them but they go so well. I've wanted to replace them with sexier ones for the last three years but nothing comes close. I even ditched my 3 wood for the 15.5 degree option.

#13 Kiwi

Kiwi

    Wholly Awesomeness

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 23676 posts

Posted 19 March 2017 - 12:39 PM

Rangefinder
I'd be rooted without it now

esp if you look thru the right end ;)


  • Kiwi, Goldy and koiom K Frenzy like this
Half the Trentham dream team

#14 Kiwi

Kiwi

    Wholly Awesomeness

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 23676 posts

Posted 19 March 2017 - 12:41 PM

2 adams tightlies hybrid of farwaymisser for fitty bucks each


  • FairwayBomber likes this
Half the Trentham dream team

#15 Joe79

Joe79

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 2426 posts
  • LocationVic (Metro North)

Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:52 AM

Odyssey Metal X Milled #1. 1st putter I ever bought when I finally got around to getting newer clubs. Loved it until Jon put a weight in the shaft and now its a dream. I don't know why I stepped away from it for a bit but am so glad I am back playing it.


Cap: 16.2 Gamegolf

WITB: Big Bertha 1.5 Mini 12* on on Kuro Kage Silver TiNi 60 Stiff Shaft | Big Bertha Mini 1.5 12* on Kuro Kage Black TiNi 50 Stiff Shaft | Great Big Bertha 5W on Kuro Kage Black TiNi 50 Stiff Shaft | Cally X Forged 13's on Project X PXi 6.0 Steel shafts 3-PW | Mack Daddy 2 Slate 56* S Grind | Odyssey Metal X Milled #1 |

Spares: X2 Hot Pro 8.5 on "Made For" Prolaunch Red Stiff 46" | 9.5 Razr Fit Extreme on Prolauch Red Stiff 45" | X Series Jaw Slate 58* C Grind | X Series Jaw Slate 50* C Grind | X Series Jaw Slate 54* C Grind | X Series Jaw Slate 58* C Grind | Odyssey Metal-X #1 (2013) | Mack Daddy 2 Slate 52* S Grind | Mack Daddy 2 Slate 60* S Grind |

Goals: Get back to GA 15.9






Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: Balls putters, equipment, TLTB2

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users