Archive: March, 2012

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Mar2012
I can’t say that I have ever felt that keeping the ball on the tee is a challenge, but that’s just me. If you do consider it a challenge then the invention disclosed in the recently published application US Pub. No. 20120077625 may be of interest to you. Check this ... Read More

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Mar2012
Like many golfers I purchase all sorts of training products looking for that magic bullet that will make me a scratch golfer. Surprisingly, none of them have produced that result, although many have helped, at least for a week or two. A recently published patent application discloses a training product ... Read More

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Mar2012
I have recently covered a Bridgestone patent directed to “ridged scorelines,” as well as a Callaway patent that focused on a groove’s “micro-edges.” Today you get to chew on a Nike invention directed to “textured” grooves. The invention is disclosed in US Pub. No. 20120071269 titled “Golf Clubs With Golf ... Read More

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Mar2012
Bridgestone Golf would prefer that golfers focus on changing their wedge’s bounce to suit the course conditions. They recently had a patent application publish as US Pub. No. 20120064997 titled “Clubhead of Iron Golf Club,” which explains..... Back in 2010 I wrote about a Nike Golf design that would allow ... Read More

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Mar2012
How often do you see a fellow golfer leave the face open at impact and push a putt? I do it all the time; at least five times more often than I pull a putt. Well, a design patent issued this week that may help golfers get the putter face ... Read More

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Mar2012
I have always been a fan of SeeMore Putter Company’s products. There is a certain beauty in the simplicity of their riflescope technology. Today they were granted USPN 8,133,126 titled “Golf Club Having Alignment Markings,” which may suggest that they are considering applying the technology to more than just putters.....

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Mar2012
Would a practice device with unusually high level of difficulty inspire you to practice more or less? Check out the device disclosed in US Pub. No. 20120058836 titled “Golf Club and Method for Use to Improve Golf Game”.... This invention seems to be an extension of a similar concept introduced ... Read More

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Mar2012
I love putter inventions! Just when you think you have seen everything some golfer dreams up a crazy new design that will undoubtedly eliminate the dreaded 3-putt. This week's wild new design is found in a patent application that published today as US Pub. No. 20120058837 titled "Golf Putter with ... Read More

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Mar2012
What golfer couldn’t use a little putting help? I just had my first ever putting lesson and it turns out my grip was wrong, my stroke was wrong, and my alignment was wrong, other than that everything was perfect (meaning at least I was holding a putter). A dedicated putting ... Read More

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Mar2012
Eco-friendly golf ball IP seems to be hot right now. Last week I posted about Nike’s attempt to take on global warming with golf balls, and about a year ago I covered a Bridgestone patent directed to a biodegradable golf ball. What the next logical step? A biodegradable golf ball ... Read More