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Publication numberUS1343998 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateJun 22, 1920
Filing dateNov 4, 1919
Publication numberUS 1343998 A, US 1343998A, US-A-1343998, US1343998 A, US1343998A
InventorsThomas H. Grant
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
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T. H. GRANT.

GOLF CLUB.

APPLICATION FILED NDV-M I919.

Patented June 22, 1920.

[NV NTOR TWJ. 5%

ATTORNEY.

It will be understood that the details of my improvements may be modified by the use of mechanical equivalents without departing from the spirit of my invention. as claimed, and this will be well understood by those skilled in the art.

Having thus described my invention, What I claim and desire to secure by Letters Patent of the United States is 1. The combination, in a golf club, of a wooden head, having a Weight socket disposed in the vertical plane of the handle and the horizontal plane of the normal position of the club in use, an elongated, iuiitary, reinforcing weightpermanently fixed in said socket and evenly disposed longitudinally and laterally relative to the point of the impact of the club with a ball, and a wooden element closin the outer end of said socket.

2. The com ination, in a golf club, of a Wooden head, having a weight socket disposed in the vertical plane of the handle and the horizontal plane of the normal position of the club in use, an elongated, cylindrical, unitary reinforcing weight permanently fixed in said socket and evenly disposed longitudinally and laterally relative to the impact point of the club with a ball, and a wooden plug closin the forward end of said weight socket, said weight and plug coinpletel filling said socket.

3. 'l he combination, in a golf club, of a wooden head, having a weight socket disposed in the vertical plane of the llmuilo and the horizontal plane of the normal position of the club in use, an elongated, eylindz-irali unitary, reinforcing wei ht provided with anti-withdrawal means in said socket and evenly disposed longitudinally and lnh-inlly relative to the impact point of the (hill wit h I a ball, and a wooden plug closing the forward end of the said weight sorkct, said weight and plug completely and perinanently filling said socket.

THOMAS H. GhANl.

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US5013041 *Jan 22, 1990May 7, 1991Cipa Manufacturing CorporationGolf driver with variable weighting for changing center of gravity
US5601500 *May 6, 1993Feb 11, 1997Shipley; Barry E.Golf putter head
US7993211Jan 11, 2010Aug 9, 2011Bardha IlirGolf club with plural alternative impact surfaces
US20070243943 *Apr 6, 2007Oct 18, 2007Michael Takeshi InouyeGolf putter head
US20090111606 *Oct 24, 2008Apr 30, 2009Ilir BardhaGolf club with plural alternative impact surfaces
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Classifications
U.S. Classification473/349, 403/334
International ClassificationA63B53/00, A63B53/04, A63B53/08
Cooperative ClassificationA63B53/08, A63B53/04, A63B2053/0491
European ClassificationA63B53/08, A63B53/04