Manufacturers spend tens of thousands to millions of dollars a year to create brand awareness so you will associate their product with their brand. See how well you know some of the shaft and grip products that are seen in clubs today.Match the name of the manufacturer on the right with the brand on the [...]
Test Your Knowledge! 1. A ball position that is too far back in the stance can result in the ball being pushed or sliced? True False 2. A weak golf grip can cause a slice? True False 3. If your lie is too upright (for a right handed golfer), the tendency will be for the [...]
Take The Hireko Golf History Quiz The thing to understand is, in golf, if you think someone was first with that idea, someone probably beat them to it. One thing you will start to hear more of in the immediate future will be adjustable clubs where the shafts can be threaded into a head. Well, [...]
Take The Golf History Quiz! The thing to understand is, in golf, if you think someone was first with that idea, someone probably beat them to it. One thing you will start to hear more of in the immediate future will be adjustable clubs where the shafts can be threaded into a head. Well, guess [...]
Anthropometry is a field of study in the measurement of humans. Statistical data is collected of the different body dimensions and is used to help play a role in industrial design, ergonomics, and architecture and even on how clothes are made. Golf clubs are also built based on average proportions for such things a length, [...]
Golf club maintenance is an often overlooked yet important part of the game. Take this quiz and learn that you may not know everything about cleaning and preserving your sticks! For example: “Putting baby oil or Vaseline on the face of a carbon steel wedge or putter will prevent it from rusting.” Answer?
Test Your Golf Club Maintenance Skills! 1. Irons and wedges with clean grooves will produce more spin than if they are caked full of mud, dirt or grass. True False 2. To clean your clubheads from build up of dirt in the grooves allow them to soak in a bucket or tub of [...]
Looking to sharpen your clubmaking skills? Take the Hireko Quiz! Each week Jeff Summitt will post a new golf clubmaking quiz to test your knowledge. Here’s just a sample: A driver that is designed to be 1° closed will always be more closed at address than a club made to be 0° square. Think you [...]
Questions. 1. If the logo of the shaft is positioned anywhere other than “up” where you can see it at address, the club is non-conforming and you cannot post your score. True False 2. Square grooves (or U-shaped) are allowed on irons or wedges True False 3. Two golfers who have the exact [...]
Looking to sharpen your clubmaking skills? Take the Hireko Quiz! Each quiz below contains informative and entertaining questions to test even the most experienced clubmaker.