Well, Titleist had provided Spieth with a prototype set that matched the specs of his 714 AP2s, and Spieth used Titleist's new 716 AP2 irons at The Barclays last week. > So the new range doesn't really have a direct 718 AP2 replacement, does it? Here some pictures up close of the SIM only for now. C $318.96. > I really thought my 716 CB was as forgiving as 714/716/718 AP2 (have played with all). The shorter irons seem the same. I really don't see much in the forgiveness once you get to this kind of iron. Not worth the extra $$ over 718 and not as good looking IMO. I doubt it's going to be much more forgiving, if at all. > I love my Apex Pro's, and think they are actually a tad softer, but AP2 have always been my thing. Stock vs stock, the AP2 certainly beats the AP1 in the looks department. I like the feel of a forged iron and the AP2s are forgiving enough for a mid-handicapper like me. Scotty Cameron Newport 2Titleist Pro-V1x. I am giving up some distance for tighter dispersion. Noticing my T100s, These looks nice but I think my 919 Tours are safe for now... Or at least until the MP-20s get released, Hi all! Titleist R&D does an outstanding job and the improvement from 712 to 714 to 716 is worth the leap. All Vokey Design Wedges; SM8; SM7; Scotty Cameron Putters. Also they are slightly easier to shape and have a better sound to my ears…they crack when you hit em pure. By Harry L. So the new irons are officially on the Titleist web page since today. I think they took a step backwards with the T100. New Titleist 718 AP2 irons deliver Tour-proven performance for consistent distance, with player preferred looks, sound, and pure forged feel. T100 inspires daring, imaginative play with precise distance, Tour-level shaping and signature Titleist feel. I really don't see much in the forgiveness once you get to this kind of iron. > > I read that they shrunk the blade size to match up to the 620 CB. So the new range doesn't really have a direct 718 AP2 replacement, does it? The biggest change between 718 AP2 and its predecessor is the addition of a new high-strength Japanese spring steel, called SUP10, that was used … I currently have the 714 AP2's in my bag and have since 2014. I hit them fine but getting up into the 6 and 5 irons slight mishits launch pretty low and I really don't want to hit the longer irons at all heavy. Played by: Bill Haas (six wins on PGA Tour) Charley Hoffman (four wins on PGA Tour) I might have to get a decade out of my AP2's the way I did with my old DCI 990's back in the day. Vokey SM6 52*, 56*, 60* The numbers lead me either way between AMT White S300 or Project X 6.0. I ended up with 5-W, with the 5 being the 300 and the rest 200. Blade length was definitely shorter, and the top line was a massive improvement on the 716, and even narrower than the 718. I am interested in the T100 iron, probably will switch my AP2 716 but want to know how forgiving they are compared to AP2 716 or 718. Hope this helps! FWIW I find my MP5 just as easy to use as AP2. Thing is, if you miss hit the AP2, you lose quite a bit of elevation kind of like a blade or one piece CB. My son got a chance to compare his 718 AP2s with the new T100s and CBs. > Anyone noticing very high ball flight, but still carrying a good amount? Golf Balls. Don;t know if I'd play them myself, but wouldn't be disappointed if they ended up in a rental bag I was using. I really don't see much in the forgiveness once you get to this kind of iron. T100 inspires daring, imaginative play with precise distance, Tour-level shaping and signature Titleist feel. But the T200 is going to have strong lofts and hot faces, right? Also, I had considerable turf drag with the 300's. There is no denying the 718 AP2 is a gorgeous golf club. I happen to like offset in an iron (but not Ping G offset). BACK. Always liked the look of AP2s, but they always spun too much for me. Titleist 716 Cb Forged Iron Set Extra Stiff Flex Kbs Tour Steel 4-Pw 0802074. Find the 716 forgiving for a mid-handicapper like me. A continually updated table of contents of our front page 2021 equipment launch stories for your reading pleasure. My son and I got a chance to try the T100s and the 620s CBs. Titleist AP2 712 3-PW Iron Set with Steel Shafts Dedicated to providing serious golfers with the highest performing equipment in golf, Titleist introduces the next generation of its groundbreaking Advanced Performance irons. I currently play the 712 CB which, to me, are one of the most under rated irons ever. Haven't registered for Team Titleist yet? Feel was OK for a CB, nothing really to report there, and they were going around 10 yards shorter than my VR Pros. Do u find t100s flight any higher? NEXT . Predictable results. August 06, 2019 at 01:11 PM Many of you who play Titleist AP2 irons probably don't realise that you a playing with a tour iron, but you are. Maybe that plus the difference in price would be enough to sway my vote. For me the fell was very good, better then my old 714s AP2s. Going through a fitting opened my eyes and gave me a different perspective on my game. My understanding is that the new T100 irons utilize the existing AP2 technology in a more compact and thinner soled chassis. Blade length was definitely shorter, and the top line was a massive improvement on the 716, and even narrower than the 718. It’s forgiving out the toe compared to a blade for sure but I don’t really hit it from the toe. I would like to know how forgiving they are compared to the AP2 irons. The Titleist 718 AP2 irons look excellent and feel good. Had a hit of them earlier, albeit in a net. > I'm someone who loves the 718 AP2 but am really pushing my personal boundaries in terms of forgiveness in the ease-of-elevation and dealing with tight lies aspects. Went the Titleist Thursday fitting, got the correct set up and am seeing great results. A week later, the T200 irons and T300 irons joined the T100 as the full T-Series was revealed. Titleist 917F2 3w I doubt it's going to be much more forgiving, if at all. Surprising t100s go a club longer than 714s... I’m looking for touch more height and spin but same forgiveness and distance. You can post now and register later. All Golf Balls; Pro V1; Pro V1x; AVX; Tour Speed; Tour Soft; Velocity; TruFeel ©2020 Acushnet Company. Wodehouse. C $287.06. But the T200 is going to have strong lofts and hot faces, right? Before I ordered these irons, I met with the local Titleist rep to make sure I got the best fit. Titleist TSi 2 & TSi 3 driver and 3 woods - 2020 Safeway Open. Picking them up on the cheap is mighty tempting. PM'd Seller first, Sent funds but took another member's higher offer after. easyyy posted a topic in Tour and Pre-Release Equipment, Tuesday at 03:13 AM, easyyy posted a topic in Tour and Pre-Release Equipment, Monday at 03:11 AM, youngwaldo posted a topic in Tour and Pre-Release Equipment, January 12, BAlberstadt posted a topic in Tour and Pre-Release Equipment, January 12, kennyFpowers55 posted a topic in Tour and Pre-Release Equipment, January 5, By If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. With that said if you can hit the AP2 or T100, you could hit the CB or MB with similar results. The T100’s are a more traditional loft aren’t they? Callaway Apex Pro Combo PX 6.0 If someone had the chance to test them against the AP2 please give us your opinion. 712 AP2 6i: 95.6 mph: 128.8 mph: 14.2 deg: 7222 rpm: 1.35: 176.5 yd *Note: results may vary depending on individual’s club speed and angle. The AP2s are fantastic irons and I really think Titleist is just trying to create a new name for an the AP2s they have been building since 2008. What I like about the AP2s is their super straight ball flight and consistent distance. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Titleist Golf Club AP2 714 Forged 5-PW Iron Set Stiff Steel Value at the best online prices at eBay! Looks to me like T100 is going to be a notch lower in the sole width, leading edge relief and low CG aspects. The three new iron models follow the successful introduction of the new TS2 and TS3 hybrids and U-500 and U-510 utility irons at the recent Memorial Tournament. I just upgraded from the 714 AP2 to the 716 AP1. There is no denying whatsoever that a bad ball striker gets help from something like a Ping g. If you aren’t able to hit down on the ball with speed an SGI will get you the elevation you need to play golf. All rights reserved. As if choosing your new Titleist 718 irons wasn’t difficult enough, THEY ADDED THE AP3!!!. > > 718 AP2 are great irons - wish they had less offset in the short irons. T100; T100•S; T200; T300; T400; 620 MB; 620 CB; Iron Selector Tool; CNCPT by Titleist. I doubt it's going to be much more forgiving, if at all.   Pasted as rich text. G410 LST 10.5 Head | Ventus Blue Velocore 6s w/PING Adapter, Honma TR20V irons 4-P, Stitch/Ballyhack, Masters sealed blade cover, Tensei Orange X Ping tip, 3w shaft for SIM, JPX 921 Forged, X Forged UT, Oakley Sunglasses, FS: Cameron Den Caddy, Pink Dogs Cover, Caddy Towels, Putter Covers, Original 4 piece K sigs. Not enough to really matter. It was kind of jumbled. Been out of the game for a few years and I definitely was interested in the new models but it sounds like until my swing comes back around to correct more consistently I got lucky in buying the 718's a few years back. The 100's did not get me the flight or consistency I wanted. Solid forgiveness for a players iron. Titleist AP2 712 Irons From $45.99 × 20% Off Your Order! What we found out over all was: Apparently the T series irons aren’t much of an improvement over the 718’s so it’s not worth upgrading. I doubt it's going to be much more forgiving, if at all. Taylormade M5 3w/5w w/ Tenesi Orange 70x    What (shaft) length do you play your woods? Just a great set. For those of you familiar with the AP2 712 irons you will probably not notice many changes to the 714 series Titleist AP2 irons apart from the new shiny look with the Titleist logo mirrored in the back of the cavity. The 714s were pretty beat up so I ordered a set of T-100s. It doesn't matter what club I've hit, if I hit the toe I'm going to come up about 10 yards short of my intended target. We are back on the ground at the American Express PGA event. They also hit the ball a bit higher, by about a yard on average. Might try some MB models just to play with them but I don't think my game is that strong. For me the offset is exaggerated on Titleist because of how upright they are. Get a Trackman iron fitting if possible. The cavity-back designs are similar, with both featuring a black and silver tungsten nickel pla… × The Titleist 716 AP2Irons are a modest update of an established player’s iron with familiar feel and performance and a new look. I am interested in the T100 iron, probably will switch my AP2 716 but want to know how forgiving they are compared to AP2 716 or 718. Tried the T100's in the flesh today. Distance, spin rate, launch angle, etc. 4-6 irons are flying higher and longer than the AP2s. But it was a lot easier with those indestructible cast stainless steel clubs than with these shiny new forged beasties. I looked (briefly) at the 716 AP2's, but I really did not like them at all (their physical appearance simply did not appeal to me and did not "suit my eye"). Free shipping for many products! For many, including scratch players, big SGI irons or players CBs make a really big difference in scoring. I really thought my 716 CB was as forgiving as 714/716/718 AP2 (have played with all). Forgot to mention, the 200's also seems to be somewhat forgiving on slightly off center hit, not as forgiving as the 300's. > > > Had a hit of them earlier, albeit in a net. I have been playing AP1's that I purchased the first year they came out, 2 up and a r300 steel shaft. Titleist AP2 712 Forged Iron Set 3-P, GW (9pc) True Temper S300 Stiff Shaft. Seems Crossy has cashed in his MBs for the T100. There's no reason you shouldn't end up with the T-100, but keep an open mind going into a fitting and match the best club to your game. Of course, all of this means nothing until I get on the course with the clubs. SIM 9* (set 1 tick higher loft) / Tensei AV White RAW prototype 2.0 65TX tipped 1" playing 45", Epic Flash SZ / 3+ (set -1/N) / HZRDUS Smoke Black 75g 6.5 tipped 2", MD4 Chrome / 52, 56, 60 / DG 115 S200 (for now). Performance wise I really do not think there is much of a difference between the 710s through the 718s, and if there is it is minimal at best. The new Titleist T100, 620 MB and 620 CB irons will make their tour debut at this week's U.S. Open, marking the first opportunity for players to use the new irons in competition. Titleist T100 5-PW ... Titleist MB 712 3-PW Iron Set Right Dynamic Gold Extra Stiff Flex Steel # 112163. For ME there is no difference between most of the clubs in this bracket but that is for MY misses. I hit them fine but getting up into the 6 and 5 irons slight mishits launch pretty low and I really don't want to hit the longer irons at all heavy. New vs. Old – Titleist AP2 714 vs. 712 . I compared my trusty 714 AP2s with the new T-100 out doors, with trackman, and concluded the following: The T-100 look better, a lot better, behind the ball. The best thing is to try them both. Naturally, one would think that the AP3 would come after the AP2, and serve as a player iron.However, the AP3 fits in between the AP1 and AP2.. HOW THE 718 APs DIFFER FROM THE 716 APs: AP2 is smaller than the 716 AP2 Clear editor. But even with this shift of names, the T100 are still the gold standard by which I compare new irons. C $1,337.27 + shipping . Designed to help the best players score lower". It works! So, I ended up with the makeup as mentioned, 2 up, Nippon 950 stiff shaft (heavier to account for fast transition) and 1"inch shorter on the shaft. The 300's definitely, in my opinion, had the most "pop", but hit them really high and a little crooked. Dang I miss those 718s. I get three to five extra yards with the T-100s. 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