Knock off companies have been in the American economy for a very long time.  As a matter of fact anyone typing or reading this post on a Compaq, Dell or HP computer is using a clone.  Once upon a time the only pcs made were by IBM.  Cloning forced them to spin off the pc marketing division to Lenovo.  Now to the meat of the post.  Most working people I know do not have $600 to $1000 to spend for top name clubs.  There are many weekend duffers like me who simply need...