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For the shot tracking, I hit a bad slice on a par 5 in to the next fairway, hybrid came out back in to my fairway, it said I hit my driver 480 yds, because it didnt realize I was off the fairway and took another shot, even though I tagged the shot.

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Did you change you watch back to the correct hole before tagging?

 

 

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3/5 Woods:  2014 Big Bertha 
4/5 Hybrids:  Mashie+ 
Irons:  Apex CF16 6-PW w/Recoil 110
Wedges:  RTX3 MB 48/54/58
Putter:  White Hot Pro #3 w/SS 2.0
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Thanks for the update.

 

I personally don't care if it recommends a club but I also find it odd the website has a place for us to put in club distances so it can recommend clubs but why can't it just use the distances it has tracked? And it also has never recommended a club, lol.

 

Also agree that 36 holes on one charge is hard to believe. I'm under 50% after 18 so maybe they mean it can go 36 in dark mode with Bluetooth off? Kinda stinks since dark mode makes post round editing a pain but then again I hardly ever play 36 in one day.

 

Side note when I synced my watch it didn't screw up Saturday's round this time. Yay

 

 

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Then Jesus told him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed." John 20:29
 

WITB:

Driver:   2017 M2 
3/5 Woods:  2014 Big Bertha 
4/5 Hybrids:  Mashie+ 
Irons:  Apex CF16 6-PW w/Recoil 110
Wedges:  RTX3 MB 48/54/58
Putter:  White Hot Pro #3 w/SS 2.0
Ball: â€‹Z-Star Yellow

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Did you change you watch back to the correct hole before tagging?

 

 

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Yeah on all but one.

 

 

 

 

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Driver  :titelist-small: TS 2, Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff 9.5* Setting, A2

Fairway Wood:   :ping-small: G30 Stiff Shaft

Hybrid:   :titelist-small: TS2 19* Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff shaft

Irons:     :titelist-small: 718 AP1 (4-PW) AMT Red Stiff Shafts 

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: RTX4 52* 56*

Putter:   :cameron-small: Scotty Cameron Golo 5

Right Handed 

Pittsburgh, PA

 

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Thanks for the update.

 

I personally don't care if it recommends a club but I also find it odd the website has a place for us to put in club distances so it can recommend clubs but why can't it just use the distances it has tracked? And it also has never recommended a club, lol.

 

Also agree that 36 holes on one charge is hard to believe. I'm under 50% after 18 so maybe they mean it can go 36 in dark mode with Bluetooth off? Kinda stinks since dark mode makes post round editing a pain but then again I hardly ever play 36 in one day.

 

Side note when I synced my watch it didn't screw up Saturday's round this time. Yay

 

 

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How do you get it to recommend a club?

 

 

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Driver  :titelist-small: TS 2, Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff 9.5* Setting, A2

Fairway Wood:   :ping-small: G30 Stiff Shaft

Hybrid:   :titelist-small: TS2 19* Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff shaft

Irons:     :titelist-small: 718 AP1 (4-PW) AMT Red Stiff Shafts 

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: RTX4 52* 56*

Putter:   :cameron-small: Scotty Cameron Golo 5

Right Handed 

Pittsburgh, PA

 

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How do you get it to recommend a club?

 

 

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Not sure. That's the weird part. Seems to support it based on the web but doesn't seem to do it on the watch

 

 

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Then Jesus told him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed." John 20:29
 

WITB:

Driver:   2017 M2 
3/5 Woods:  2014 Big Bertha 
4/5 Hybrids:  Mashie+ 
Irons:  Apex CF16 6-PW w/Recoil 110
Wedges:  RTX3 MB 48/54/58
Putter:  White Hot Pro #3 w/SS 2.0
Ball: â€‹Z-Star Yellow

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Not sure. That's the weird part. Seems to support it based on the web but doesn't seem to do it on the watch

 

 

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So I need to check the app?


Driver  :titelist-small: TS 2, Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff 9.5* Setting, A2

Fairway Wood:   :ping-small: G30 Stiff Shaft

Hybrid:   :titelist-small: TS2 19* Hzrdus Smoke Black Stiff shaft

Irons:     :titelist-small: 718 AP1 (4-PW) AMT Red Stiff Shafts 

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: RTX4 52* 56*

Putter:   :cameron-small: Scotty Cameron Golo 5

Right Handed 

Pittsburgh, PA

 

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Probably. I didn't delve into the app too deeply because I didn't want to lose my mind.

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Another round in the books. Everything was pretty smooth except it didn't record my shots on my last 4 holes. Honestly the club tracking just really isn't my thing so I'm not torn up over it. Post round editing online went smoothly this time.

 

Haven't heard from skycaddie in a while so not sure what's next. I'll keep doing full test til they say we are done but after that it'll likely just be used for gps distances.

 

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Then Jesus told him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed." John 20:29
 

WITB:

Driver:   2017 M2 
3/5 Woods:  2014 Big Bertha 
4/5 Hybrids:  Mashie+ 
Irons:  Apex CF16 6-PW w/Recoil 110
Wedges:  RTX3 MB 48/54/58
Putter:  White Hot Pro #3 w/SS 2.0
Ball: â€‹Z-Star Yellow

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I played yesterday afternoon on a course I've never used the watch on and it worked great. The watch and app picked up my shots that I tagged (forgot to tag a few approach shots) but I keep forgetting to put the divot tool in my bag to use during a round. The only modification I had to do to my scores during the round was change the default putts from 2 to 1. 

 

I really enjoy the stats on the app after you play a 5-10 rounds with the watch. I thought I missed most fairways to the left but over half my misses are to the right. 

 

The only thing I wish this system could do is to capture wind speed and direction during your round. Not on every hole, but tap into the weather channel based on your location and record the wind speed and direction at the beginning, middle and end of your round. The only reason is that if it's windy, it alters your distances and while the app said I hit my driver 279, I know I had a 15mph head wind on that shot. It might cause too much of an issue, but one can dream, right?

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Used the watch in dark mode today at a new Course. Got home and synced via Bluetooth on the app and it only missed my score by one stroke. However the hole by hole scores were pretty jacked up. I didn't tag every shot but it did a good job with the auto swing. Took about 5-10 minutes to edit everything online.

 

My main issue right now is the divot tool sucks so I put a tag on my putter and the watch will only read it a couple times a round. I guess I need to change tags or something but it's just weird it only recognizes it a couple times.

 

I did find myself not really caring if I tagged shots or not. I tagged my driver and second shot every time so that I can get some figures for my shaft testing but otherwise I feel like I am “over” shot tagging.

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Then Jesus told him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed." John 20:29
 

WITB:

Driver:   2017 M2 
3/5 Woods:  2014 Big Bertha 
4/5 Hybrids:  Mashie+ 
Irons:  Apex CF16 6-PW w/Recoil 110
Wedges:  RTX3 MB 48/54/58
Putter:  White Hot Pro #3 w/SS 2.0
Ball: â€‹Z-Star Yellow

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Used the watch in dark mode today at a new Course. Got home and synced via Bluetooth on the app and it only missed my score by one stroke. However the hole by hole scores were pretty jacked up. I didn't tag every shot but it did a good job with the auto swing. Took about 5-10 minutes to edit everything online.

 

My main issue right now is the divot tool sucks so I put a tag on my putter and the watch will only read it a couple times a round. I guess I need to change tags or something but it's just weird it only recognizes it a couple times.

 

I did find myself not really caring if I tagged shots or not. I tagged my driver and second shot every time so that I can get some figures for my shaft testing but otherwise I feel like I am “over” shot tagging.

Linx GT automatically counts 2 putts when u reach green. I adjust whenever I can thru the round.

 

 

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Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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Played in our member guest this weekend. Played well. I used both watches I have. Saw something I didn't expect.

 

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FW: Sub70 16* 4 wood

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Wedges:

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Putter: Taylormade Spider
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Played in our member guest this weekend. Played well. I used both watches I have. Saw something I didn't expect.

 

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Somebody's not telling the truth!

 

 

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Rick

 

 

Left Hand, 

Driver; Ping G410 Plus

5 Wood; Cally Steelhead 

5 Hybrid; Cally Steelhead

Irons; Ping G410 5-SW & Mizno 919 Hot Metal 5-SW

Putter; Waaay too many to list

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Used the watch in dark mode today at a new Course. Got home and synced via Bluetooth on the app and it only missed my score by one stroke. However the hole by hole scores were pretty jacked up. I didn't tag every shot but it did a good job with the auto swing. Took about 5-10 minutes to edit everything online.

 

My main issue right now is the divot tool sucks so I put a tag on my putter and the watch will only read it a couple times a round. I guess I need to change tags or something but it's just weird it only recognizes it a couple times.

 

I did find myself not really caring if I tagged shots or not. I tagged my driver and second shot every time so that I can get some figures for my shaft testing but otherwise I feel like I am “over” shot tagging.

I'm over shot tagging for sure. I tried to tag them today and the watch wasn't having any part of it. While the gps aspect is great, I'm beginning to think the tracking of my club distances isn't as important as I want it to be in my head. I know my distances and they're pretty solid. Just not a benefit to me, especially if I have to be tagging and taking focus away from my round.

 

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Driver:  :ping-small: G400 (8*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Fairway:   :ping-small: G400 (14.5*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Irons: :ping-small: Crossover 3 iron (19*) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shaft

            :titelist-small: AP3 (4/5) and AP2 (6-PW) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Wedges: Scor 50*, 54*, and 58* with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Putter:  :cameron-small: Pro Platinum Newport 2 Midslant

Handicap: 3

Location: Illinois...until i can get my wife to move to a warmer climate

Right Handed: Although sometimes I wonder if left handed would suit me better :blink:

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I'm over shot tagging for sure. I tried to tag them today and the watch wasn't having any part of it. While the gps aspect is great, I'm beginning to think the tracking of my club distances isn't as important as I want it to be in my head. I know my distances and they're pretty solid. Just not a benefit to me, especially if I have to be tagging and taking focus away from my round.

 

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I think that'll be the beauty of shot scope once it comes out. No tagging but plenty of tracking.

 

 

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I think that'll be the beauty of shot scope once it comes out. No tagging but plenty of tracking.

 

 

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That's what in thinking... Might pre-order

 

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Driver:  :ping-small: G400 (8*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Fairway:   :ping-small: G400 (14.5*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Irons: :ping-small: Crossover 3 iron (19*) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shaft

            :titelist-small: AP3 (4/5) and AP2 (6-PW) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Wedges: Scor 50*, 54*, and 58* with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Putter:  :cameron-small: Pro Platinum Newport 2 Midslant

Handicap: 3

Location: Illinois...until i can get my wife to move to a warmer climate

Right Handed: Although sometimes I wonder if left handed would suit me better :blink:

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How do you get it to recommend a club?

 

 

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Hey guys, it's Nathan from SG.

 

The SkyCaddie Touch provides club recommendations, but it isn't currently supported on the LINX GT / GameTracker system. If you enter your club averages on SkyGolf 360, the "RangeVue" feature on the Touch will show you the distance and suggested club.

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I'm over shot tagging for sure. I tried to tag them today and the watch wasn't having any part of it. While the gps aspect is great, I'm beginning to think the tracking of my club distances isn't as important as I want it to be in my head. I know my distances and they're pretty solid. Just not a benefit to me, especially if I have to be tagging and taking focus away from my round.

 

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Not sure how you tried to sync, but it looks like your shots are still saved on your LINX GT. 

 

Try syncing your LINX GT again with the SkyCaddie Mobile app to upload your shots.

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Not sure how you tried to sync, but it looks like your shots are still saved on your LINX GT.

 

Try syncing your LINX GT again with the SkyCaddie Mobile app to upload your shots.

I'm going to try this. I started teaching again two weeks ago and I'm absolutely swamped. School is super quiet at 5pm on a Friday

 

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Driver:  :ping-small: G400 (8*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Fairway:   :ping-small: G400 (14.5*) with Diamana Kai'li X-stiff

Irons: :ping-small: Crossover 3 iron (19*) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shaft

            :titelist-small: AP3 (4/5) and AP2 (6-PW) with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Wedges: Scor 50*, 54*, and 58* with TT Dynamic Gold 120 S400 shafts

Putter:  :cameron-small: Pro Platinum Newport 2 Midslant

Handicap: 3

Location: Illinois...until i can get my wife to move to a warmer climate

Right Handed: Although sometimes I wonder if left handed would suit me better :blink:

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