Category: Woods

20170530 pv


A few weeks ago a design patent issued covering a new iron design, and I sat on it because I thought "that can't be the new Epic irons, frankly they are kind of ugly." I was correct, so that leaves the question "what product line will include this iron design?" How ... Read More
May 30, 2017David Dawsey
20170224 pv


Have you been itching for a driver with a small face and an unusual shape? If not, I suspect you are in good company (meaning about 99.9% of golfers). Although, I suspect most of us could adapt if it meant gaining 15+ yards off the tee. Since I don’t anticipate such ... Read More
February 26, 2017David Dawsey
20170211 pv


I recently came across an invention titled “golf club head having a device for resisting expansion between opposing walls during ball impact.” “Hummmm, sounds like this may be version 2.0 of Callaway’s breakthrough Jailbreak technology,” I said to myself, so I read on. The abstract told me: An improved golf driver club ... Read More
February 11, 2017David Dawsey
20170120 pv


Have access to obscure Japanese golf clubs? If so, I would appreciate your assistance in getting my hands on a Crane Golf ENA Magic Wand from 2003. Thanks!     Dave Dawsey - The IP Golf Guy PS – follow me on Twitter (@GolfPatents) and sign-up HERE to receive posts via email.  
January 20, 2017David Dawsey
20170111 pv


This week a design patent issued that may give golfers a glimpse of “technologies” in upcoming PXG products. Check it out.         Yep, it appears they may be jumping on the composite crown and sole slot bandwagon, but I am sure the marketing folks will come up with fancier sounding names for ... Read More
January 13, 2017David Dawsey


After a brief hiatus, I am back and ready to ruin the day of marketing departments across Carlsbad! I kid, somewhat - after all, I don't know for sure that this is the secretive Callaway Epic "jailbreak" technology. Golf gear heads will know what I am referring to, however if ... Read More
November 17, 2016David Dawsey
20160105 preview


As if Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG) isn't getting enough press this week, check out a new driver design and a new cavity back iron design they have been working on.         Dave Dawsey - The IP Golf Lawyer PS – follow me on Twitter (@GolfPatents) and ... Read More
January 5, 2016David Dawsey


Yesterday Triple Tee Golf teed off a new patent infringement lawsuit against Callaway Golf, continuing its quest to monetize US Patent 7128660 (full Complaint here). As industry insiders know, Triple Tee Golf is no stranger to litigation, and rarely do their lawsuits go smoothly (not that any really do). In ... Read More
December 30, 2015David Dawsey
20151218 Preview


A patent issued this week to Callaway Golf and suggests that they have been doing some serious brainstorming regarding the future of adjustability. The drawings below come from the patent and an associated provisional application. Interestingly, the application was filed with a nonpublication request, presumably to keep competitor’s prying eyes ... Read More
December 20, 2015David Dawsey
20151117 preview



Just a Matter of Time?

by David Dawsey /
After seeing Cobra Golf’s new KING F6+ driver splashed all over every website today (except mine – I understand, the demo must be lost in the mail), I have to wonder how long before we see a Callaway driver with a front to rear track system? Judging from a Callaway patent ... Read More
November 18, 2015David Dawsey