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#16 RobNewy

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Posted 11 May 2016 - 08:57 PM

It's quite legit, Rob. And I keep my equipment tucked out of sight.


It may well be legit, but you were talking about unusual. Not legit
http://www.golf.org....icap/3010407059

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Posted 11 May 2016 - 09:02 PM

Unusual equipment. Not just unusual.
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Posted 11 May 2016 - 10:39 PM

I think that the Arccos is only Apple and not Android...

 

vs Game Golf:

http://breakingeight...-vs-arccos-golf

 

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Posted 11 May 2016 - 10:40 PM

I looked very seriously at it about 4 months ago.

It requires no tagging, just bluetooth pared to your iphone.

It works out what is a practice swing and doesnt count them. There is a big algorithmic formula they use. I was emailing them back and forth for a couple of weeks.

I think its better than GameGolf just for ease of use. The internet reviews agree.

The only eeason i didnt get it is because it relies on Google Maps, and my course isnt on there yet

 

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 08:35 AM

Thanks Rob


Weets, did you end up getting this?
Im looking at it again for chrissy/birthday
http://www.golf.org....icap/3010407059

So Max, if I don't respond to your comments, it's just because I'm ignoring you because I think you're an arsehole

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 09:57 AM

would like to hear feedback if you get it, i have game golf

 

Cobra now putting this on some of their grips

 

http://www.arccosgol...s/cobra-connect


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Posted 25 November 2016 - 09:59 AM

Does it calculate the wind, the lie, the topography of the shot to target, the best trajectory, etc etc? Does it provide anything that a player can't calculate by himself? Or is it a software caddy of sorts?

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:09 AM

Does it calculate the wind, the lie, the topography of the shot to target, the best trajectory, etc etc? Does it provide anything that a player can't calculate by himself? Or is it a software caddy of sorts?

Not sure, but I know it doesn't measure the supination of the right forearm in the backswing so it's pretty useless really. 


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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:13 AM

Weets, did you end up getting this?
Im looking at it again for chrissy/birthday


Sure did - I love it
You can review your round shot by shot
And it gives you ranges for your clubs so you know what you are actually hitting them!

There's a new model out which is more accurate apparently - but I'm happy with the old one for a while yet

Very cool software

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:36 AM

Sure did - I love it
You can review your round shot by shot
And it gives you ranges for your clubs so you know what you are actually hitting them!

There's a new model out which is more accurate apparently - but I'm happy with the old one for a while yet

Very cool software


Thanks mate. Im looking at the 2.0 actually.

But it still doesnt look like Eastern is mapped yet.

Is it pretty reliable? Dont need to edit any/many shots post round?
http://www.golf.org....icap/3010407059

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#26 RobNewy

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:36 AM

Does it calculate the wind, the lie, the topography of the shot to target, the best trajectory, etc etc? Does it provide anything that a player can't calculate by himself? Or is it a software caddy of sorts?


Why would it do that?
http://www.golf.org....icap/3010407059

So Max, if I don't respond to your comments, it's just because I'm ignoring you because I think you're an arsehole

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:41 AM

Why would it do what?

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 11:05 AM

Why would it do what?


Collect all that info
http://www.golf.org....icap/3010407059

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#29 Weetbix

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 12:11 PM

It is pretty good - but there is always a bit of review required - especially putts as it is hard for it to calculate exactly how many you have

It's probably more fun and interesting than anything - although the shot distances are useful

But over time it builds up more and more info on your misses and GIRs and fairways and so on which will be helpful for understanding your game

One of the cool features is it calculates your handicap for different parts of your game sonupu know your strengths and weaknesses
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#30 Old Poppy

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 12:36 PM

Not sure, but I know it doesn't measure the supination of the right forearm in the backswing so it's pretty useless really.

I like the way you think.




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