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Nike VR-S Cast Graphite Iron set

Based on: 6 Transactions | Most Recent: 2/18/14

Low: $116.24
Mid: $120.18
High: $120.18
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Stainless Steel

• NexCOR face technology for maximum ball speed off the clubface, achieved by an ultra thin stainless steel clubface with variable face thickness.
• Nike PowerBow technology moves the CG low and back for a higher and faster launching shot.
Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, Nike has been in business for over 30 years and employs 23,000 people worldwide. The company was founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight and under then name Blue Ribbon Sports. In 1972 the name was changed to Nike for the Greek winged goddess of victory. Nike Golf has gained much ground in just a few short years in the golf equipment and apparel business. Capitalizing on their success in other sports, Nike has produced a full line of products, from Wedges, Irons, Woods and Drivers to apparel, footwear and gloves that have rapidly gained much popularity both on Tour, and among players of all skill levels. Nike has dozens of players on the PGA TOUR, LPGA, JPGA as well as most international tours.

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Nike studied the impact points of high-handicappers and found they tend to hit iron shots low on the face and toward the toe. Therefore, the company designed the face to maximize results in that area. A “powerbow” on the back accounts for 30 percent of the head weight.
“There’s a continuity to this set that was missing on many of the others. The turf interaction is the best that I’ve seen, too.” . . . “These are like updated Slingshot irons, and I had a crush on those.”
Nike’s best iron this year might be its least expensive. The VR_S is the company’s nicest-looking iron in some time, and it comes with a swanky Mitsubishi Fubuki K shaft.
You can see just a hint of the “powerbow” at address in the long and middle irons. That’s a shame.

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