Archive: 2011

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Dec2011
I have been playing a lot of cold weather golf recently and have to admit that heated grips sound pretty nice, yet entirely impractical. Regardless, I recently came across a patent covering just such an invention and you can decide why we haven’t seen them on the market. The patent ... Read More

30

Dec2011
I was honored to be a guest on the nationally syndicated Small Business Advocate® radio show this morning. Jim Blasingame and I discussed the America Invents Act and the implications for small businesses. Enacted on September 16, 2011, the America Invents Act is the most significant revamping of United States ... Read More

29

Dec2011
Today a Nike Golf patent application published that seems like such a good idea, albeit one that sounds much easier to say than actually do, that I am left wondering whether it has previously been done. You may recall a prior post regarding a Nike application directed to a golf ... Read More

28

Dec2011
Check out this golf tee design patent.... The drawings come from USPN D651266 titled “Golf Tee,” which issued yesterday. I don’t think we will see this in Golf Galaxy anytime soon.... Dave Dawsey - Monitoring Golf Tee Inventions

27

Dec2011
As usual, I would love to say there is a fabulous prize if you can correctly identify this driver, but there is not. Just the satisfaction of knowing you are a bigger golf geek than me. Good luck..... The side profile and high rear-edge are unlike traditional Callaway drivers. New ... Read More

21

Dec2011
Have you ever heard of “The Synchronizer?” I had not until I came across an interesting patent application that published last week and thought to myself... “that just makes sense.” Then I did what I always do, I ran a search for the inventor to see if they have some ... Read More

16

Dec2011
Who hasn’t seen a playing companion trying to balance a wedge and a putter on a 2” golf tee to keep their grips elevated and dry? Sure, there are plenty of products directed to solving this problem but I have to say that this solution is the best by far. ... Read More

14

Dec2011
An interesting putter shaft design patent recently issued as USPN D650,028 titled “Golf Club Shaft.” Check it out..... Of course this is not the first triangular golf shaft (for an example of one of the many predecessors see this prior post). Not quite sure how it will meet the USGA’s ... Read More

13

Dec2011
Survey says.... ____________. OK, it wasn’t a survey, rather a trademark application that was filed last week. Check it out HERE.....

12

Dec2011
My bet is on a “RAZR ______” product. Check out their recently filed trademark application HERE.