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Probably a dumb question - Make a putter more friendly to a slight arc stroke...


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#1 PixlPutterman

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 02:41 PM

If I have a 2 Ball and want to make it more friendly for a arc stroke, can I not just put a little lead tape on the toe side to promote more toe hang?

Surely it isnt this simple and I am missing something

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 02:45 PM

Theoretically yes, but you would need quite a lot of lead tape, and you will be moving the sweet spot from slightly out of the alignment aid.

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 03:09 PM

I’d consider buying another putter...will prob become a mess for your putting stroke
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Posted 16 May 2018 - 03:50 PM

So, basically what you're saying is you want a slant neck 2-Ball (as do I)?  :nyam:  Fingers crossed here...
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Posted 17 May 2018 - 01:04 AM

 cmb71, on 16 May 2018 - 03:50 PM, said:

So, basically what you're saying is you want a slant neck 2-Ball (as do I)?  :nyam:  Fingers crossed here...

Well, yeah 😁

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Posted 17 May 2018 - 03:20 AM

Just send your 2-ball to Slighter and have him create this.....

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Posted 17 May 2018 - 08:01 PM

Don't hold me to truth on this, but I believe you can slightly tip trim the shaft and get some toe hang.

I think that's how ping has a straight and slight arch model of the sigma g tyne and kushin.

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Posted 18 May 2018 - 08:47 AM

I'm pretty sure you can putt any way you want with any putter. Just because a putter is face balanced doesn't mean you HAVE TO putt sbst.
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Posted 19 May 2018 - 05:14 PM

swinging the putter on plane will in itself produce a slight arc (10) on both sides of the ball, then you
can use either a toe down or face balance to keep the face square to the putter path.

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Posted Yesterday, 08:45 PM

I switched to a dalehead answer and all is right in the world..... For now 😁

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Posted 32 minutes ago

Odyssey now makes a 2-ball putter with slight toe hang. I definitely want to try this out!

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