MIZUNO

Post new topic Reply to topic

New JPX wedges

Mon Sep 02, 2013 12:23 pm

Posted by BigPete


They're up on the site 

Looks like they're cast, dark finish, and fully available in LH. Slightly odd looks tbh, but they look very "business"

http://golf.mizunoeurope.com/wedges/jpx_series_wedges/
Attachments
  • JPX-Wedges-3.jpg
    JPX-Wedges-3.jpg [ 89.33 KiB | Viewed 1145 times ]
  • JPX-Wedges-8.jpg
    JPX-Wedges-8.jpg [ 74.33 KiB | Viewed 1145 times ]
  • JPX-Wedges-4.jpg
    JPX-Wedges-4.jpg [ 133 KiB | Viewed 1145 times ]

Cobra L4V driver
TEE XCG 5 wood
JPX 825 5 hybrid
MX 23 5-pw
MP T10 54 60 wedges
MP 106 putter
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Mon Feb 15, 2010 10:05 am
Posts: 8103
Location: Wirral
HCP: 12.2
Local club/country: http://www.claysgolf.co.uk/

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Mon Sep 02, 2013 5:15 pm

Posted by Deemac


They ARE cast...
It is a paradoxical but profoundly true and important principle of life that the most likely way to reach a goal is to be aiming not at that goal itself but at some more ambitious goal beyond it. - Arnold Toynbee
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Fri May 15, 2009 5:01 pm
Posts: 10213
HCP: 5.2
Local club/country: East Kilbride http://www.ekgolfclub.com/
Irons: MP 69's
Driver: Mizuno MP 650 PX 6.0

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Tue Sep 03, 2013 3:39 pm

Posted by ChrisP


Quite nice, great bounce options, think there are more than before, 2 options at 56,58,60 cool.
Mizuno JPX 50-56
Taylormade Daddy Long Legs
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Sun May 01, 2011 9:01 pm
Posts: 1806
Location: North Wales
Local club/country: Hawarden

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sat Sep 07, 2013 7:52 am

Posted by Hyperactive


Looks a nice wedge range to go with the new EZ irons, and great to have some different bounce options too :).

Does anyone know what the 3 little cut outs in the back are for, or are they just a cosmetic touch?
Author Information
 

Joined: Sun Feb 12, 2012 8:19 am
Posts: 263
Location: Dorset, UK.
HCP: 18
Local club/country: Unattached
Irons: Mizuno JPX EZ , 5-SW, XP105 R300.
Driver: Mizuno MX700, 10.5 deg, exsar 4, r flex. Mizuno MX700 20 deg hybrid r flex. TM 200 series 7 wood reflex.

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sat Sep 07, 2013 8:38 am

Posted by DCB


A lot nicer looking than the last incarnation of the JPX wedge. I was more than happy with the last incarnation as I used a 56° SW last year along with my JPX Pros. This one looks so much better and I'd happily put it in my bag if I needed one. 
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Thu Jul 02, 2009 7:10 pm
Posts: 1448
HCP: 15
Local club/country: Midlothian, Scotland http://www.merchantsgolf.com
Irons: Mizuno MP64 5-PW, H4 4iron, JPX825 3H, JPX 5 & 7 Wood, MPR12 52° & 56° Wedges
Driver: JPX EZ 12° Orochi Black Eye

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sat Sep 07, 2013 8:48 am

Posted by BigPete


Hyperactive wrote:

Looks a nice wedge range to go with the new EZ irons, and great to have some different bounce options too :).

Does anyone know what the 3 little cut outs in the back are for, or are they just a cosmetic touch?


Those cut outs are a feature they're calling DHC technology. Dynamic Hamonising Channels. They improve the feel by making the sound 34% better. They made up several prototypes but found while testing that 3 was the optimum number of "DHC"s. If you can find a prototype with 4 "DHC"s it's worth a fortune apparently. They are slightly different widths on the higher lofted models to maximise harmonic synchronisation.

Cobra L4V driver
TEE XCG 5 wood
JPX 825 5 hybrid
MX 23 5-pw
MP T10 54 60 wedges
MP 106 putter
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Mon Feb 15, 2010 10:05 am
Posts: 8103
Location: Wirral
HCP: 12.2
Local club/country: http://www.claysgolf.co.uk/

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sat Sep 07, 2013 10:52 am

Posted by Monty's Moobs


Ordered the JPX gap wedge 50* from my local stockist a couple of weeks ago with a custom shaft. It arrived today with the gun metal finish and new smooth sole grind. I compared it to the JPX weedge on the rack in the store and they're quite different. Ok says I, have I been given a new updated model or an older model I haven't seen. Registered here (Great site BTW) to upload some pictures of it to see if anyone knew.

Boom - pictures already up on the site, it's a new design. I hit about 2 dozen balls on the range with it and it does exactly what I wanted, namely sits perfectly between my PW and SW. Very easy to hit on full shots. Will need some on course time to see how good it is around the greens.
Author Information
 

Joined: Sat Sep 07, 2013 10:38 am
Posts: 2
HCP: 8
Local club/country: Falkirk/Scotland
Irons: Mizuno JPX 825pro 4-PW
Driver: Taylomade RBZ Tour TP 9* Matrix Ozik HD6 Stiff

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sat Sep 07, 2013 9:14 pm

Posted by asab22


Really liking the look of those. I've got a 56* of the current iteration in the bag now and absolutely love it.
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:21 am
Posts: 90
Location: Pineville, LA
Local club/country: Oak Wing Golf Club
Irons: Mizuno JPX 800 4-GW PX 6.0, MPT 11 52* JPX 56*
Driver: Cleveland SL290 12*, JPX 825 3, Wilson Staff Fybrid 5

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Sun Sep 08, 2013 7:56 am

Posted by Hyperactive


BigPete wrote:

Hyperactive wrote:

Looks a nice wedge range to go with the new EZ irons, and great to have some different bounce options too :).

Does anyone know what the 3 little cut outs in the back are for, or are they just a cosmetic touch?


Those cut outs are a feature they're calling DHC technology. Dynamic Hamonising Channels. They improve the feel by making the sound 34% better. They made up several prototypes but found while testing that 3 was the optimum number of "DHC"s. If you can find a prototype with 4 "DHC"s it's worth a fortune apparently. They are slightly different widths on the higher lofted models to maximise harmonic synchronisation.


Very interesting, thanks for that BP :). I'm not sure why Mizuno don't mention it on there website though.
Author Information
 

Joined: Sun Feb 12, 2012 8:19 am
Posts: 263
Location: Dorset, UK.
HCP: 18
Local club/country: Unattached
Irons: Mizuno JPX EZ , 5-SW, XP105 R300.
Driver: Mizuno MX700, 10.5 deg, exsar 4, r flex. Mizuno MX700 20 deg hybrid r flex. TM 200 series 7 wood reflex.

Profile

Re: New JPX wedges

Tue Sep 17, 2013 9:48 pm

Posted by BigPete


Found these - Japan only I guess - but if you want a forged option....

http://global.rakuten.com/en/store/golfranger/item/mz13-jpx825-wg-cs14/?s-id=borderless_recommend_item_en
Attachments
  • mz13-jpx825-wg-cs14.jpg
    mz13-jpx825-wg-cs14.jpg [ 22.2 KiB | Viewed 661 times ]

Cobra L4V driver
TEE XCG 5 wood
JPX 825 5 hybrid
MX 23 5-pw
MP T10 54 60 wedges
MP 106 putter
Author Information
User avatar
 

Joined: Mon Feb 15, 2010 10:05 am
Posts: 8103
Location: Wirral
HCP: 12.2
Local club/country: http://www.claysgolf.co.uk/

Profile

Post new topic Reply to topic
Go to page 1, 2  Next

Jump to

Copyright Mizuno 2010

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group.

{}