Hitting a pro shop near you in September are the sunning new Mizuno MP20. The 119-year old company which started life in Osaka, Japan in 1906 has long held an enviable industry – and tour – wide reputation for crafting the finest forged irons in golf, blending flawless looks with feel and workability.
Mizuno unveil three new irons in the MP-20 series featuring copper-plating within the head design to add what the R&D guys are calling ‘layers of feel’ at impact.
Grain Flow Forged in Hiroshima, Japan, where Mizuno have refined the art of feel
for more than 50 years, the heads of all three MP-20 models feature copper plating similar to Mizuno’s legendary TN87 model, for an impact sensation which was recognised as Mizuno’s purest ever.
The new MP-20 family comprises of the MP-20 MB, MP-20 MMC and MP-20 HMB, each has its own unique appeal and like recent models in both the MP and JPX range can be blended into custom combo sets, each featuring the soft copper plating beneath a protective nickel chrome to deliver that legendary TN87 feedback and feel.
MP-20 MB is a pure muscleback influenced by Mizuno’s most revered blades like the TP9s and 11s, the MP 15s and TN87s using a Grain Flow Forged HD from a single billet of 1025E Pure Select mild carbon steel.