Archive: July, 2012

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Jul2012
Staring into my crystal ball, with a little help from trademark applications filed by Callaway Golf in the past few months, I predict.... I was hoping they would just cut ties with the RAZR brand and come up with something totally new signaling a fresh start; however the ____________ application ... Read More

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Jul2012
Three months ago I would have dismissed this invention as ridiculous. Since that time I took my first “on-course” lesson with the local teaching pro and another hacker. Turns out the other hacker had a tendency to flair out the toes on his rear foot and roll his back foot ... Read More

12

Jul2012
Check out the PING driver design disclosed in a patent application that published this week as US Pub. No. 20120178550 titled “Golf Club Heads with Apertures and Methods to Manufacture Golf Club Heads.”.... Do you think this will make it to the market?

06

Jul2012
I suppose every hosel is adjustable given the right tools. Check out the hosel design found in a recently published Callaway patent application (US Pub. No. 20120115632)..... Interesting, but I don’t expect to see this one on store shelves anytime soon....

03

Jul2012
Oftentimes simpler is better. Is shaft fitting one of those situations? Bridgestone recently had a patent application publish as US Pub. No. 20120157220 titled “Golf Club Shaft Selection Device,” which describes the invention as.... So, do you view this as an advancement or a step backward in golf club fitting? ... Read More

02

Jul2012
This is a special post for all my female fans (I actually chuckled out loud typing that). Many fashionistas scoff at the idea that patent protection can be very valuable in the field. Fortunately Nike is full of people that are too smart to be confined to such narrow thinking. ... Read More