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TaylorMade Penta TP5 Golf Ball

Believing you have the best ball on the market is no small declaration, but TaylorMade firmly feels just that in their new PENTA TP5 ($46). They weren't joking or offering half-hearted proclamations either; these guys really believe it. One of

Black Spin

Callaway HEX Black Tour Golf Ball

The right golf ball can make all the difference. Choose poorly and you'll spend the next 18 holes wondering why you bother playing this game at all. Callaway Golf has taken a bold step to improve the benefits of a ball by

Where the Rubber Meets the Road (Hole)

Bridgestone E7+ Golf Balls

bridgestone-golf-e7-ball-gear-patrol If you're a golfer of modest means, then today's economic climate may be dampening your links-going spirit. Golf has never exactly been a cheap endeavor, but when finances are tight it is especially important to be creative in the purchases that

Because 5 Pieces Are Better Than, Well, Pretty Much Anything Less

Taylormade Penta TP 5 Layer Golf Ball


It's not uncommon to see a stack of nondescript boxes littering the Gear Patrol mail room. Recently, found amidst said pile was a package from our good friends at Taylormade Golf containing the yet to be released Penta TP golf

Titleist GranZ

The Japanese Pro V1 Hits The States. GP's Golf Clubs Return The Favor


It’s touted as the Japanese Pro V1 and it fetches an unthinkable $80 (U.S.) per dozen in Japan. In fact you can’t even purchases them retail here in the States.

Callaway Tour ix

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Every golfer should play the right golf ball for his game. And by right I mean long and straight. I might as well throw in lots of bite while we’re at it.

Top-Flite “The Gamer” Golf Ball

top-flite-the-gamer-golf-ball-different-angles.jpgOn any given round I enjoy hitting Top-Flite golf balls about as much as I like losing them. In other words, they're miserable. Harder than frozen cubic zirconia with as much feel as a novocained root canal, I find the brand's balls to

Callaway HX Hot Bite

For those of you who enjoyed Callaway's HX Hot ball the past couple of seasons know it's benefits. Distance and accuracy. Two crucial elements in a golf ball, but when it comes to approaching the green the ball's hardness comes out in full force

Titleist Pro V1 / Pro V1X

The Titleist Pro V1 is the Bentley of golf balls. It's hidden-seam design allows to to have the most dimple coverage (392 of them) among 3-piece balls giving it superior aerodynamics. This combined with it's new staggered parting line give the ball an

Incred-A-Ball – Remote Control Golf Ball

Incred-A-BallDrive for show. Putt for dough. That is, unless you've got an edge. Let that edge be the remote controlled Incred-A-Ball. Through a remote control, the Incred-A-Ball is controlled through a sprinning gyro that will accelerate the ball into random directions. Imagine your friend who swears every

Callaway HX Tour 56 Golf Balls

Callway HX Tour Golf Balls

The HX 56 gives Tour-proven performance with softer feel and more greenside control. New Sub-HEX design creates more consistency and tour-type trajectory.

[from Golf Galaxy]

  • Soft, Thin Urethane Cover: The cover's softness provides delicate feel and increased