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Where did golfclubexchange.com go?

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Does someone know whatever happened to this golf auction site?

I used to buy equipment there, but lost track of where it went. About a year ago, or so, they shut down claiming web site reforms... and never came back...

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They went belly up about 6 months ago. They were pretty much a middle man between buyer and seller, and that didn't work out for them. Obviously eBay had something to do with them not being competitive.
Speaking of online golf equipment sites, there used to be a site where you could rent demo clubs that I can't find any more. They had drivers, fairway woods, entire iron sets...all from the major manufacturers (TM, Ping, Nike, Calloway, etc.). You would get them for a week and then send them back. If anyone is familiar with this site, and if it still exists, could you pass along the address?

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I remember seeing that site listed on these forums somewhere. They would ship the club to you, let you try it and then if you decided to buy it you could take the rental price off the cost. Do a search for rental demo club or something like that, I can't remember.

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