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    Need a New Driver

    I golfed in a tournament yesterday and the head of my driver broke off on the 3rd hole. I didn't get mad and slam it our anything.

    I am looking for a new driver and seriously looking at the TaylorMade R9. Any thoughts or suggestions?



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Good driver at a good price. If you live in the DSM area Golf Galaxy has a 30-day play guarantee right now on TaylorMade and Callaway clubs over 199.99.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25 View Post
    I golfed in a tournament yesterday and the head of my driver broke off on the 3rd hole. I didn't get mad and slam it our anything.

    I am looking for a new driver and seriously looking at the TaylorMade R9. Any thoughts or suggestions?
    I play the TaylorMade Burner and love it. You can get a Burner for about $200. The R9 will probably cost you $3-400, but don't think you can go wrong either way.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25 View Post
    I golfed in a tournament yesterday and the head of my driver broke off on the 3rd hole. I didn't get mad and slam it our anything.

    I am looking for a new driver and seriously looking at the TaylorMade R9. Any thoughts or suggestions?

    I got a R9 this year and 1/2 through the season I switched back to my old Titleist. I would recommend the Titlesist 909........they should be going on cleareance soon, because the new Titleist driver comes out this fall/winter.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    I don't live in DSM and no where near a good golf shop.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25 View Post
    I golfed in a tournament yesterday and the head of my driver broke off on the 3rd hole. I didn't get mad and slam it our anything.

    I am looking for a new driver and seriously looking at the TaylorMade R9. Any thoughts or suggestions?
    What kind of drive was it that broke? If you liked it send it into the manufacturer. There is a good chance they will fix it or replace it


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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25 View Post
    I don't live in DSM and no where near a good golf shop.
    Where do you live? And you can get it online too. I suspect you are talking about last year's model of R9?



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Just won this on Ebay for $159.50 including shipping.

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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by ZJohnson View Post
    Where do you live? And you can get it online too. I suspect you are talking about last year's model of R9?

    I wanted a R9 SuperTri but they were pretty pricey.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    i just got a used R7 limited off ebay for $75.00. I churn out a new used driver every year. I'm looking for another for under $100 to compare and keep one.

    I know a guy with an R9 and he bombs it.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Ping K15...longer, straighter


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    Re: Need a New Driver

    I just got an r9 super tri the other day. Have not played a round with it yet, but I cannot wait to. Best part about it, total cost was $0. I love vendor swag!


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    Re: Need a New Driver

    If you are looking for an R9, you can get one here for $190 (including shipping)

    Taylor Made R9 Driver by Taylor Made Golf - Golf Drivers



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    I just got an r9 super tri the other day. Have not played a round with it yet, but I cannot wait to. Best part about it, total cost was $0. I love vendor swag!

    I hate you right now.



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    Re: Need a New Driver

    Quote Originally Posted by tazclone View Post
    What kind of drive was it that broke? If you liked it send it into the manufacturer. There is a good chance they will fix it or replace it

    Last Driver was an Oryx. Not expensive by any means, but I could hit it very well.



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