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Royal Golf Announces a New Ball +6 yards longer than any other

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deepreddeepred Members  352WRX Points: 104Handicap: 12Posts: 352 Greens
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From a 1971 Golfdom magazine article, Royal Golf, (Uniroyal) hired a US Navy scientist and used the Notre Dame wind tunnel to design new dimples to increase distance.
The more things change, the more they ....

https://archive.lib.msu.edu/tic/golfd/article/1971sep33.pdf

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  • deepreddeepred Members  352WRX Points: 104Handicap: 12Posts: 352 Greens
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    Not a single comment?
    I thought it was an interesting read, change out the company name with a current brand and it could be from last month. 😆

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    Cleveland Classic XL Driver
    KE4 5 wood 17* 43”
    Maltby MXU 23* 
    Maltby Tricept TU 5 Iron
    Wilson Pi5 6-PW
    Wilson JP 55* SW
    Ram Watson Troon Grind 58
    Ray Cook M2 Mallet
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  • bwhitishbwhitish Members  408WRX Points: 84Posts: 408 Greens
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    I remember finding these when they came out. Yes I am old and have been playing golf since I was around 10.

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  • deepreddeepred Members  352WRX Points: 104Handicap: 12Posts: 352 Greens
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    I started at 13 in 1976, so I remember Royal and Molitor balls in a triangle box and all sorts of stuff, lol

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    Cleveland Classic XL Driver
    KE4 5 wood 17* 43”
    Maltby MXU 23* 
    Maltby Tricept TU 5 Iron
    Wilson Pi5 6-PW
    Wilson JP 55* SW
    Ram Watson Troon Grind 58
    Ray Cook M2 Mallet
  • elwhippyelwhippy Members  3525WRX Points: 390Posts: 3,525 Titanium Tees
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    These were a premium product when they were out. As good as any Maxfli or Slazenger Ball.

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  • M44km44kM44km44k MOMembers  203WRX Points: 85Posts: 203 Fairways
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    Thanks for the read! Very interesting to someone like me who was born 15 years later. Marketing is marketing haha

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