Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
1jay1

Pls explain how to check bounce?

5 posts in this topic

No one has ever explained bounce to me !!

I'd love to know how to check my wedges?

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Want to get rid of this advertisement? Sign up (or log in) today! It's free!

I think you would need a special measurement tool for it! Most modern wedges display it on the club, Or it will displayed in the specs on website, I just started using an old sw with huge bounce, Id live to know what it is but cannot find any specs anywhere!
0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Note:

I found a nice article that explains it @

http://blog.hirekogolf.com/2009/11/simple-method-of-measurement-for-golf-club-bounce/

Later

jay

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Pretty easy.  Make sure you have around $100 in your checking account.  Then write a check for more than that.

Wait...that is not what you meant??

I agree that you would have to have the proper tools to measure it.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

No one has ever explained bounce to me !!

I'd love to know how to check my wedges?

Depending on how old they and and what brand, you might just be able to look them up online.

It also seems like you can measure it something like your article states, but a little more crudely, just with a couple of straight edges and a regular protractor.

One straightedge along the face of the wedge, one along the sole, measure the angle between.  Assuming you know the loft of the club already, then that's it.  Subtract loft from 90, then subtract that number from the one you measured.

For example, my sand wedge is 55/14, so my measurement should read 49*.

90-55 = 35,

and 49-35 = 14.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0