Archive: July, 2009

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Jul2009
Well, I have no idea…. but I will tell you how Japanese club maker K.K. Endo Seisakusho says they can do it; namely, by going against conventional thinking regarding the location of a club head's center of gravity (CG). Would you ever think that raising the center of gravity of ... Read More

09

Jul2009
What’s a trace you ask? Take a look at these figures from a Bridgestone patent application that published today and it will become clear.... Starting to see a trend? There is a lot of real estate between those grooves to capitalize on. Recall my post titled “Does Your Club Face ... Read More

07

Jul2009
Recently a patent application published disclosing an interesting adjustable putter face. The application originates from Korea, so it is not the easiest to read but the drawings help fill the holes. The application published as US Publication No. 20090170628 titled “Head for Golf Putter” and describes the invention as....

06

Jul2009
There aren’t too many interesting golf shoe inventions, but this is one. Check out the golf shoe design disclosed in a patent application that recently published as 20090165336 titled “Magnetic Swivel Sports Shoes.”.... Interesting invention, but I am not sure those shoes would help my game (and how much would ... Read More

03

Jul2009
Vibration dampening of golf irons has been a popular subject in golf club patents for the past decade. Recently Karsten Manufacturing, maker of PING brand clubs, had a patent application publish disclosing a club head design that they have been working on to reduce club head vibration. The patent application ... Read More

02

Jul2009
I don’t know what to think about this recently published patent application. It there really a need for metal golf tees?.... Are you sold? Not me!....

01

Jul2009
Virtually all serious golfers are familiar with the putters from Heavy Putter. Heck, it seems that lately it is hard to avoid hearing about Heavy Putters, due in part to John Daly’s use of their products. Well, how does Heavy Putter plan to capitalize on their recent spike in popularity?....