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Golf DIY – How to Hit the Pitch Shot using your Full Swing!

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Over the weekend, I took some leisure to play one of my favorite pastimes, golf!  Well, I did a quick video showing you how to hit the pitch shot using your full swing, well mini-version of your full swing that is.

A pitch shot is nothing more than a short version of your full shot.  This is the simplest way to hit it although there’s many more ways you can hit it too.

I’ve outlined exactly how to do this over on my golf blog,

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Golf DIY – How to Make Kid’s Golf Clubs!

Over the weekend, I had the pleasure of making couple kid’s clubs, all custom-fitted to fit one of my friend’s daughters.  You see, the golfing world still doesn’t make enough different sizes for golfers under 5 years of age.  Meaning the only way to get your kids to play golf early in life is to cut existing clubs or make them yourself.

Well, I’ve documented the process while I was making these super-short golf clubs detailing how to cut the golf shaft, put the ferrule on, install the clubhead, and also install the golf grip.

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Another Cool DIY Segway!

Here’s another really cool DIY Segway.  Of course, if you want to build one yourself, don’t forget to check out this blog post on how to make your own segway here. (and custom segway mods here)

The frame was modeled in CAD and then welded together. For propulsion [Mark] has installed two 750 Watt motors which will use sprockets and chains t

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Lifesized DIY Guitar Hero Controlled with Soccer Balls!

Check out this life-sized DIY Guitar Hero that can be controlled by soccer balls. (and probably any other kind of ball from what I can see)

This DIY Guitar Hero project was created using Arduino and projectors, certainly a really cool project they have done here.

An experiment to create a giant (three stories high!) guitar game controlled with footballs. Football Hero is played by a team of insanely gifted young freestyle footballers. The game is programmed with the Kasabian track Underdog.

Watch the video below for the DIY Guitar Hero in action!

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DIY Robot that can Ski!

Check out this cool little DIY robot that can ski downhill, amazing ain’t it?

This could be the tip of the iceberg for future generation of ski robots.  Of course, these can possibly save lives in the future under harsh snow conditions.

I’d also love to see if they can make a robot that can snowboard, as I rather snowboard than ski.  (Well, there’s this

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Golf Tips – How to Develop a Sound and Consistent Pre-shot Routine!

One of the most important aspects of tournament/competitive golf is that you develop a sound and consistent pre-shot routine.  Without this, you simply cannot perform under pressure.  By developing a good pre-shot routine, not only will you play better golf, you will also be able to put most of your golf shots under “automatic pilot”.

Over on my golf blog, I have detailed examples and steps on exactly how to develop this pre-shot routine.  So all golfers who don

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Golf DIY – How to Learn the Feel for Swinging with your Body, not Hands!

One of the best ways to learn how to swing a golf club is by actually swinging a big ball such as a basketball.  A lot of beginners and amateurs don’t know really how to swing with their body because a golf club doesn’t tell you how to do that but a basketball does.

Learning how to swing with your body can improve your golf game dramatically so for all those aspiring golfers who want to be scratch someday, read more in detail on my golf blog.

Simply

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Golf Tips – How To Start the Downswing with your Lower Body!

Well, as a pro golfer who has studied golf for as long as I can remember, one of the worst flaws in golf is hitting the golf ball with your hands from the top.  The best way to solve over-the-top slice/hooks is to start your downswing with your lower body.

I have outlined the details on how to start your downswing with the lower body plus a simple exercise you can do to ingrain this golf technique over at my golf blog.

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I am going PRO (again) BABY!

Yey, I am announcing my plans to get back on the pro golf wagon.  As some of you know, my best skills are actually at golf not at all this tech stuff I post. (though I am good at that too)  But you might be interested to know that I am going to try out for PGA Tour next year.  I will start by playing some local mini-tour events but anyways, that’s my announcement. 🙂

Tiger, here I come!  Wait for me!

Don’t worry though, I wi

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