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A better tee?

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Pros: Innovative design

Cons: Complicates the ball-teeing process, difficult to keep ball on the tee, no discernible added distance, tee breaks easily

Okay. To begin with, I will admit I am skeptical over any golf tee that purports added distance. It just seems to me the object used to place a ball on would have extremely little effect on a club swinging at 100 mph, launching the ball at 130 mph.   But I did my best to set that skepticism aside when I tried out the Tornado Tee today at the driving range.   The tee is a unique design, the bottom half being a plastic (which I will get to later) and the top half being a mesh-style material that compresses when you push the tee, with the ball on top of it, into the ground. The instructions say to push the material down first, put the ball on top of it, drive both into...
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I can ditch the wire brush

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Pros: Durable, attractive, functional

Cons: Probably won't get deep, muddy dirt out of grooves

I just got back from the range, testing out this towel. The soft side is great for cleaning grips etc. But the novetly of the towel is the other side, which has an abrasive surface, to be used for cleaning out dirt from grooves. I was very interested to see if this side of the towel could do the duty.   I'm in Florida, so the debris that gets in the grooves is mostly sand. Some dirt, but not like in other areas where it could be the consistency of mud. Point being, sand-based dirt comes out of grooves easier, and the towel was well up to the job. Got the square grooves on my Ping Eye 3 irons spotless.   I normally use one of those wire brushes to clean grooves,...
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