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OEM's use Quad when testing prototypes in R&D. They use trackman outdoors on the range. So if players are testing clubs it makes much more sense to use the QUAD. IMO if i had cash to buy one I'

Very well said. It also makes sense because why would a pro need to see "true ball flight" outdoors assuming they have two functioning eyes? ?

Pictures and videos are all over Instagram, from last events on tour, Phil, Rahm, Na, Rory, etc.      

Probably depends what they are after?? Club data vs ball flight data.

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Trackman is better at true ballflight since it watches the actual flight of the ball go up and come down.

 

GCQuad is better at delivery - ball spin, club data, etc. This shows them the changes they are making rather than just the results.

 

Trackman is the “what”, GCQuad is the “why”. This is why Bryson uses both a radar and the GCQuad haha.

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OEM's use Quad when testing prototypes in R&D. They use trackman outdoors on the range. So if players are testing clubs it makes much more sense to use the QUAD. IMO if i had cash to buy one I'd go with the QUAD all day.

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Very well said. It also makes sense because why would a pro need to see "true ball flight" outdoors assuming they have two functioning eyes? ?

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Bryson uses his Flightscope for club data and the GCQuad for ball data which is the exact opposite approach you guys are suggesting. I also highly doubt the PGA tour players are putting stickers on their clubs every time they want to see some numbers. That means they are using Quad for ball data only which makes NO sense because Trackman measures the ball during it's entire flight while Quad measures it for 6 inches.

 

Do you have pictures of Rahm, Rory, Finau etc. using GCQuad on the range at a tour event? All of those guys own Trackman and when Finau was showing his 200mph ball speed about a month ago he was showing Trackman numbers at home.

 

My guess is Foresight is throwing money around for endorsements trying to get more exposure because for the last 5-10 years all you have seen is Trackman on PGA tour ranges.

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Doesn't Trackman require markers on the ball to get accurate spin numbers? That would fit with GCQuad being the better option for ball data.

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And who exactly would be the market they are trying to reach for a $20,000 device during a global pandemic?

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"tOtAlLy FaLsE". You use an alignment rod to lock in to a target with a GCQuad which in my opinion is easier than turning on and booting up another piece of equipment, opening the Trackman app and your player profile, connecting to it via wifi, and aligning to a target. You literally throw the GCQuad down, align it, and are getting immediate ball/spin numbers and do not have to use a separate Ipad. So completely subjective and not "totally false". What's your hypothesis on why so many former trackman users are switching to these?

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