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Iron (golf)

An iron is a type of club used in the sport of golf to propel the ball towards the hole. [1]

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Blade

A blade is the portion of a tool, weapon, or machine with an edge that is designed to cut and/or puncture, stab, slash, chop, slice, thrust, or scrape surfaces or materials.

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Callaway Golf Company

Callaway Golf Company is an American global sporting goods company that designs, manufactures, markets and sells golf equipment, golf accessories and golf lifestyle-related products in more than 70 countries worldwide.

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Carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer

Carbon fiber–reinforced polymer, carbon fiber–reinforced plastic or carbon fiber–reinforced thermoplastic (CFRP, CRP, CFRTP or often simply carbon fiber, or even carbon), is an extremely strong and light fiber-reinforced plastic which contains carbon fibers.

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Center of mass

In physics, the center of mass of a distribution of mass in space is the unique point where the weighted relative position of the distributed mass sums to zero or the point where if a force is applied causes it to move in direction of force without rotation.

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ESPN

ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which operates the network) and the Hearst Corporation (which owns a 20% minority share).

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Forging

Forging is a manufacturing process involving the shaping of metal using localized compressive forces.

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Gap wedge

In the sport of golf, a gap wedge, also known as an approach wedge, is a wedge used to hit a shot with higher and shorter trajectory than a pitching wedge and lower and longer trajectory than a sand wedge.

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Gene Sarazen

Gene Sarazen (February 27, 1902 – May 13, 1999) was an American professional golfer, one of the world's top players in the 1920s and 1930s.

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Golf

Golf is a club and ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible.

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Golf ball

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

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Golf club

A golf club is a club used to hit a golf ball in a game of golf.

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Golf course

A golf course is the grounds where the game of golf is played.

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Hazard (golf)

A hazard is an area of a golf course in the sport of golf which provides a difficult obstacle, which may be of two types: (1) water hazards such as lakes and rivers; and (2) man-made hazards such as bunkers.

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Hybrid (golf)

A hybrid is a type of club used in the sport of golf with a design borrowing from both irons and woods while differing from both.

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Investment casting

Investment casting is an industrial process based on and also called lost-wax casting, one of the oldest known metal-forming techniques.

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John Daly (golfer)

John Patrick Daly (born April 28, 1966) is an American professional golfer on the PGA Tour.

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Lee Trevino

Lee Buck Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is a retired American professional golfer who won six major championships over the course of his career.

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Lob wedge

A lob wedge, also known as a lofted wedge or a L-Wedge is a wedge used in the sport of golf, known for being one of the shortest-hitting clubs and providing the most loft on a shot.

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MacGregor Golf

MacGregor Golf is a sports equipment company based in Albany, Georgia which specializes in golf, producing a full range of golf clubs, accessories and clothing.

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Moment of inertia

The moment of inertia, otherwise known as the angular mass or rotational inertia, of a rigid body determines the torque needed for a desired angular acceleration about a rotational axis.

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Ping (golf)

PING is an American manufacturer of golf equipment, based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Pitching wedge

A pitching wedge is a wedge used to hit a shot with higher and shorter trajectory than a 9-iron and a lower and longer trajectory than a gap wedge.

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Rules of golf

The rules of golf consist of a standard set of regulations and procedures by which the sport of golf should be played and prescribe penalties for rule infractions.

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Sand wedge

A sand wedge, or sand iron, is a type of golf club, an open-faced wedge primarily designed for use out of sand bunkers.

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Steel

Steels are alloys of iron and other elements, primarily carbon, widely used in construction and other applications because of their high tensile strengths and low costs.

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Teeing ground

The teeing ground is the area where play begins in a hole of golf.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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Torque

Torque, moment, or moment of force (see the terminology below) is the tendency of a force to rotate an object about an axis, fulcrum, or pivot.

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Wedge (golf)

In the sport of golf, a wedge is a subset of the iron family of golf clubs designed for special use situations.

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Western Open

The Western Open was a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, first played in 1899 at the Glen View Club in Golf, Illinois.

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Wilson Staff

Wilson Staff is the professional and advanced amateur golf products division of Wilson Sporting Goods.

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Wood (golf)

A wood is a type of club used in the sport of golf.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iron_(golf)

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