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2021 KYOEI KK (RRC) Wedge – TourSpecGolf Golf Blog
June 29, 2021
KYOEI has had an aggressive swing of latest releases recently beginning with their limited-edition handmade cavity and muscle again irons that bought out in a flash, now we await the usual manufacturing mannequin of each of these due out someday in 2021. Then simply yesterday they introduced their new KCM Heritage blade. Right now they announce their new flagship wedge the brand new RRC KK Wedge!
Just like the KCM Heritage wedge, KYOEI is staying true to mould/mannequin naming. We like this as a result of it’s clear and on the identical time it reveals what could be finished with the uncooked molds we promote on TSG (click on right here) these crafting molds we provide are the identical uncooked heads used to provide the golf equipment they provide to the general public and this mixture is an trade first.
This is called the KK wedge as a result of it has the very same aesthetic stamping as the unique KK wedge however that’s the place the similarities finish as a result of that is a wholly new mould. The unique KK wedge relies on the W-08 mould (click on right here) whereas the brand new KK RRC wedge is produced utilizing the RRC mould (click on right here).
The distinction? The RRC is barely extra compact with a extra aggressive grind throughout, there may be extra floor off the trailing edge and heel in addition to the toe so it’s simpler to open up and extra versatile in the direction of agency turf circumstances. To place it merely its a bit extra playeresque.
The form is gorgeous, the Forging is excellent and the texture is elegant! All of those are floor by Okamura-san the pinnacle grinder at KYOEI and use a triple press of the two ton then cooled and reheated to 900* and double pressed within the precision press. That’s 5 presses throughout for a extra uniform grain construction. Few manufacturers use a second forging machine and re-heat. KYOEI calls this the precision press.
Accessible in 52/54/56/58/60* lofts and now delivery at TourSpecGolf! We provide heads solely or customized builds, we are able to additionally provide customized finishes from black boron to copper mirror or black mirror and quite a lot of customized paint fill choices.