Archive: September, 2009

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Sep2009
Check out this nice looking training device..... The figures come from the recently issued patent USPN 7,585,228 titled “Golf Swing Plane Training Device and Method,” which describes the invention as.... Pretty cool. I would like to have one of these in the basement (or office)....

29

Sep2009
Probably not, but I sure don’t recognize this iron. Do you?.... I don’t know…. the shape and location of the product tag leads me to believe that this might be the new iron in the AP1/AP2 family. Definitely looks like an iron from the "players' club" category of irons.....

26

Sep2009
An interesting Taylor Made patent application published this week that may give us a look at their next step in adjustability; which means a new acronym! The application published as US Pub. No. 20090239677 titled “Golf Club Shafts Having Selectable-Stiffness Tip Regions, and Golf Clubs Comprising Same” and describes the ... Read More

25

Sep2009
A few months ago I authored a post titled “PING’s New Golf Tee Designed to Minimize a Tee’s Effect on Flight Trajectory and Spin” and expressed my surprise that a big golf club OEM would have any interest in the golf tee market. Well, apparently PING does enough testing to ... Read More

23

Sep2009
Check out this club..... What can you say about this club other than it would be a blast to try to hit!....

22

Sep2009
Yes, hard to believe. I know. Check out these flip flops.... I’ll take mine in a size 10....

19

Sep2009
This week a fascinating golf club shaft patent application published disclosing a smart shaft aimed at reducing shaft vibrations. The application published as US Pub. No. 20090233729 titled “Vibration Reducing Golf Club” and describes the invention as.... Interesting concept but, as I have said before, aside from the occasional shank, ... Read More

18

Sep2009
I would love to give this practice putter a try because it looks virtually impossible. Check it out.....

17

Sep2009
Perhaps I jumped the gun a bit with my prior post titled “Would These Shoes Have Saved Tiger’s Knee,” because recently a patent was granted on a pair of golf shoes that would have surely prevented the injury! Maybe? OK, I doubt it!..... Some day I am going to run ... Read More

15

Sep2009
In the past the Golf-Patents blog has published many posts regarding the potential look of future golf balls (here, here, here, here, and here). It has gotten to the point that I am starting to believe that the day will come when I will tell young golfers that I remember ... Read More