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    X-Out Golf Balls

    I was looking at getting some Callaway HEX Black Tour X-Out balls and was wondering if anybody uses x-out golf balls and if they have ever had issues with their quality. I am looking at it as a way to try the HEX Blacks without having to pay the full price in case I don't like them.

    On a similar note does anybody have reviews of the TM Penta TP3s? I have heard good things and they are fairly cheap so might give them a try at the begining of the season.


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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Sorry I can't help on the brand, but was curious if your home course allows X-Out balls? Some private clubs get all picky about it thinking you're using range balls.

    Also, I've been impressed what I've seen and heard about the new Bridgestone balls.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    My Mom had a hole in one while using an X-Out golf ball.

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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    I used Penta's all of last year. Loved them but evidently the new one has taken it's place and I will be using them I guess. I also played a dozen of the HEX and wasn't really impressed. It really just depend on what you want. If you want something soft I would go with the ProV1, actually but if you want something a little longer, I would go with the Penta. I just can't ever get ProVs to last.


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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Rather than X out. Look at knetgolf.com



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    I used x-outs in high school. I'm not playing in the PGA now. Infer what you'd like from that . . .




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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Quote Originally Posted by NickTheGreat View Post
    I used x-outs in high school. I'm not playing in the PGA now. Infer what you'd like from that . . .

    Did anyone ever try to DQ you?


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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    I don't hit the x-outs as far out of bounds.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Grew up using x outs, probably the one reason I am not in the PGA.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    I had a birdie at Spyglass with a ball that was not an X-out. Draw your own conclusions.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    I don't golf anymore but years ago I bought 6 dozen Ultra Tour Balata x-outs. I thought those were outstanding golf balls.


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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    The x outs always seemed to slice, miss puts, top the ball, and just not get out of sand traps, weird.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Quote Originally Posted by kcclones View Post
    Rather than X out. Look at knetgolf.com
    I have always stayed away from used golf balls. Maybe not a bad idea though for testing different balls.


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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    Quote Originally Posted by cloneu View Post
    I have always stayed away from used golf balls. Maybe not a bad idea though for testing different balls.
    You can test used golf balls by placing them in a salt water bath. Mark the spots the balls come to a rest. Take the balls out of the bath and place them back in. If the balls come up with the mark in the same spot they are lopsided.



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    Re: X-Out Golf Balls

    pro v1 > everything.



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