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what is golf ball
- Mar 22, 2018 -

golf ball is a special ball designed to be used in the game of golf.

Under the rules of golf, a golf ball has a mass no more than 1.620 oz (45.93 grams), has a diameter not less than 1.680 inch (42.67 mm), and performs within specified velocity, distance, and symmetry limits. Like golf clubs, golf balls are subject to testing and approval by the R&A (formerly part of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews) and the United States Golf Association, and those that do not conform with regulations may not be used in competitions.

Here below are the golf ball main types:

1、        One-Piece-Ball

One piece ball are usually used in driving range or used for practicing. The ball is made by hard rubber and painted.

2、        Two-Piece-Ball

The two-piece-ball is the most commonly used ball. The outside surface made of hard rubber or plastics, or mixtures (usually made of secret recipe), thickness is about 1mm. The ball characteristics and efficiency is changing by different texture and composition of the shell, the firmness and resistance (Durability) of the ball. Also the hardness ,the color and dent will effect it. Its difference reflected in the height, the distance and the rolling performance when hitted.

3、        Three-Piece-Ball

The three-piece-ball is used only by a higher level ball player. The surface is made of babala rubber, the second layer is made of plastic or rubber or mixture. In the heart there is liquid. High level players love using this gum liquid-in-the-center ball, because they can easily control the bag and find their feeing when hitting But if the hitting is not in the right place, it will bring the golf ball cracks and cuts easily.

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golf balls with printed logo

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golf ball images