Any TaylorMade putter collections?

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I know that @jll62 started/posted about his Jason Day putters.

 

Here is my personal favorites.

 

This an early Kia Ma putter. This is from Japan and has the steel AGSI insert. I was lucky enought to go an a GolfWRX trip 4 years ago and met Kia Ma in the lobby! He signed my head cover and looked at my putter and said, "Do you know that the shaft is crooked in the head? Do you mind if I fix it for you?" Heck no! He re-shafted my putter and stamped my initials on it!

 

 

 

Share pictures of your collection!

 

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I love it Ed. Did you get a tour of the Lab, or did you have to wait outside for your putter? It looks like Kia Ma was trying to hand it to you without letting you see the magic inside! Smiley Very Happy

 

As you know, I've got a bit of a thing for Spiders. I've sold a couple in the past two years, but here is my current stable of Ghost Spider S and various Itsy Bitsy putters. I'd still like to get an actual Japan Itsy Bitsy, the model upon which the current Spider Tour head was based. I'd also love to someday get one of the all white models that JDay has used in the past. That last one will be difficult, seeing that I think those were made explicitly for him. Not exactly something that's floating around on ebay.

 

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I also found a rather interesting and somewhat strange putter while prusing eBay. This was obviously made for someone on tour. A Kia Ma putter before his line came out. I actually reached out to Tomo Bystead on Twitter about it and he did say it was quite unusual. I told him that from some research I had done it could have been used by Sergio Garcia. And you know @TheSergioGarcia Heart my Tweet! So that is good enough for me!

 

Interesting detail, I was told the dark dots on the sole (above the "a" and under the "K" in the Kia Ma stamp) could be Tungsten filled holes. Added for ? TM guys please correct me or add to the use of the Tungsten.

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@jll62 wrote:

I love it Ed. Did you get a tour of the Lab, or did you have to wait outside for your putter? It looks like Kia Ma was trying to hand it to you without letting you see the magic inside! Smiley Very Happy

 

As you know, I've got a bit of a thing for Spiders. I've sold a couple in the past two years, but here is my current stable of Ghost Spider S and various Itsy Bitsy putters. I'd still like to get an actual Japan Itsy Bitsy, the model upon which the current Spider Tour head was based. I'd also love to someday get one of the all white models that JDay has used in the past. That last one will be difficult, seeing that I think those were made explicitly for him. Not exactly something that's floating around on ebay.

 

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I did get to go in the Ghost Lab. Escorted be Kia himself! he adjusted the lie and loft of me putter. He did hand me a grip and a couple other goodies! (sole weights for the ghost putters) When I came out, Dave Cordero met me to help catch up to group. He asked,"Do I need to search your pockets?" I said, "I dont think that is a good idea!" Smiley Very Happy

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I too have been thinning the collection over the last few years. But this a picture when I was in full "Rossa" mode!iPhone pics 5-25-2016 045.JPGiPhone pics 5-25-2016 051.JPG

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