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RoboGolf - A Closer Look (A Hack To Jack Update)


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Hack to Jack, Season 2 is in full swing (pardon the pun), and I've been sadly missing in action due to an incessant work travel schedule.  I'll finally be able to join in the activities this coming week. 

 

Over the last two weeks, the gang has been working with THIS contraption, called RoboGolf...

 

 

The guys who've tried it are raving about how it helps you feel what your perfect swing feels like.  I'm not sure how it works, or if it tries to make you swing a certain way or if it works with your natural tendencies and your own natural biomechanics.  

 

Each Hack to Jack Contestant received a 90 minute intro lesson/session with PGA teaching pro Trevor Christianson at the Perfect Swing Golf Academy in Plymouth, MN, as well as 2 follow-up 60 minute lessons.  That's in addition to weekly group sessions with PGA pro Bryan Skavnak.

 

My teammate Josh did RoboGolf last night...he posted these pix on Facebook...

 

 

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robo1.jpg

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What's in the bag:
 
Driver:  :titelist-small:TSi3  
FW Wood: PXG Gen4 2-wood
Hybrids:  PXG Gen4 18-degree
Utility Irons: :wilson_staff_small: Staff Model Utilities 18, 21, 24*
Irons:; PXG 0211; :Hogan: Pro Combo; :benhogan-small:FTX Combo;:benhogan-small:'99 Apex Plus; :benhogan-small:'99 Apex blades; :macgregor-small: 2010 VIP irons; :macgregor-small: VIP 1025 V-Foil MB/CB; 

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: RTZ ZipCore: :benhogan-small:Riviera 52-56-60
Putter: :scotty-small: Newport Special Select;  :edel-golf-1:  Willamette,  :bettinardi-small: BB8; :wilson-small: Buckingham; MATI Monto

Ball: :bridgestone-small: Tour B X; :srixon-small: Z-STAR XV; :wilson-small: Triad

Stat Tracker/GPS Watch: :ShotScope:


 
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Wasn't there a thread a month ago about this?  Please ask if it can be set for a single plane swing.

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From what Josh tells me, it can be set up for any kind of swing you want. Josh posted a video of himself working with it, and his swing certainly seemed single plane

 

What's in the bag:
 
Driver:  :titelist-small:TSi3  
FW Wood: PXG Gen4 2-wood
Hybrids:  PXG Gen4 18-degree
Utility Irons: :wilson_staff_small: Staff Model Utilities 18, 21, 24*
Irons:; PXG 0211; :Hogan: Pro Combo; :benhogan-small:FTX Combo;:benhogan-small:'99 Apex Plus; :benhogan-small:'99 Apex blades; :macgregor-small: 2010 VIP irons; :macgregor-small: VIP 1025 V-Foil MB/CB; 

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: RTZ ZipCore: :benhogan-small:Riviera 52-56-60
Putter: :scotty-small: Newport Special Select;  :edel-golf-1:  Willamette,  :bettinardi-small: BB8; :wilson-small: Buckingham; MATI Monto

Ball: :bridgestone-small: Tour B X; :srixon-small: Z-STAR XV; :wilson-small: Triad

Stat Tracker/GPS Watch: :ShotScope:


 
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I remember reading or hearing on TV that a few pga tour players have these at their house. I think they were a couple hundred grand for the set up so I guess they would know whether or not its worth it. 

Driver- Tmag 2017 M2 tour issue 8.5* actual loft 7.8* w/ HZRDS Green PVD 70TX"
Fairway Metal- Taylormade SLDR Mini Driver 12* w/ Fujikura Rombax TP95-X"

Utility- Mizuno MPH5 1 iron w/ Aldila RIP 85X (depending on course/ conditions)

Irons- Mizuno MP- FLI HI 2i w/ Aldila Proto ByYou 100X
          Mizuno MP59 4i-6I w/ PX 6.5

          Mizuno MP69 7i-PW w/ PX 6.5

Wedges- Scratch 8620 Driver/Slider set.  50*, 54* bent to 55* and 60*

Putter- Taylormade Spider Tour w/ flow neck
Ball- Bridgestone Tour B X

Bag- Sun Mountain C130 Supercharged

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