New To Golf Clubmaking? Follow Our New Clubmaking Video Series!
Have fun and learn how to assemble a custom golf club, while getting started In custom golf clubmaking in just a few short minutes. The “Basic Golf Clubmaking Video Series” of easy to understand and step-by-step golf clubmaking videos are taught by Hireko Golf’s Technical Director Jeff Summitt. Jeff will walk you through all the basic steps required and show you how to build a golf club from golf components. The benefits of assembling your own golf clubs are many from the financial rewards to being able to match the components and their specifications specifically to your swing characteristics, naturally lowering your scores. In addition, assembling golf clubs from components in a great new hobby that not only you can enjoy and perfect throughout your lifetime, but can potentially become profitable as well.
BASICS OF GOLF CLUBMAKING VIDEO SERIES
How To Assemble a Golf Club Videos
Part 1. Getting Started With Golf Clubmaking
Contents of this first video on how to assemble a golf club include the tools and materials needed to get started plus handy tips to make sure you always begin your assembly process correctly.
Part 2 Test Fitting Golf Components
Contents of this second video will teach you proper pre-assembly techniques. It is always a wise practice to check the fit of the head and shaft prior to building your golf club.
Part 3 How To Read Golf Shaft Trimming Instructions
Contents of this third video will explain how to read and understand tip trimming tables so you know how properly tip trim a golf shaft. With shafts becoming more and more expensive, one tip trims the shaft (if any is required) so the shaft plays the flex as the manufacturer and you don’t make an expensive mistake. How to read golf shaft trimming instructions is imperative to building the proper set of golf clubs.
Part 4 Tip Trimming a Steel Shaft with a Tubing cutter (coming April 26)
Part 5 Properly Abrading or Sanding the Shaft Tip (coming May 3)
Part 6 Ferrule Installation and Epoxy Application (coming May 10)
Part 7 Turning Down the Ferrule on a Golf Club (coming May 17)
Part 8 Cutting a Golf Shaft to Length (coming May 24)
Part 9 How to Install a Golf Grip (coming May 31)
Part 10 Final Clean Up and Final Thoughts (coming June 7)
|What Will the “Basics of Golf Clubmaking Video Series” Teach Me?
– Show you all the materials and tools needed to get started
– How to tip trim and properly abrade a golf shaft
– How to properly install, epoxy and turn down ferrules
– How to cut a golf shaft to length
– Final clean up
|For more detailed information on golf clubmaking, refer to Jeff Summitt’s best-selling book,
“The Modern Guide to Golf Clubmaking“
Basic tools needed for the “How To Assemble a Custom Golf Club” series include:
|Vinyl Shaft Clamp||#RAVC||$2.20 each|
|48″ Clubmaking Ruler||#MIT025||$10.99 each|
|Rod Saw Blade||#GG12-50T||$3.95 each|
|Sandpaper (Course 80-110 grit, Medium 150-180 grit)|
|Utility Knife||#MIT051||$9.95 each|
|Golf Ferrule Installation Tool||#FBLOCK||$19.95 each|
and materials you will need:
|24-hour, high strength Golf Shafting Epoxy||#EP05||$5.95 each|
|Two-Way Golf Grip Tape||#PIP||$.40 per strip|
|Felt Tip Marker|
|Golf Grip Solvent||#SV02||$3.95 each|
|Golf Ferrules||Starts $2.45|
|000 Steel Wool|
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