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A golf ball is a special ball designed to be used in the game of golf. Under the rules of golf, .... The liquid cores in many of the early balls contained a caustic liquid, typically an alkali, ... ...

How many dimples on a regulation golf ball? | Reference.com

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There is no precise number of dimples on a regulation golf ball, but most manufacturers design golf balls that have between 300 and 500 dimples. The more ...

Q & A: How many dimples on a golf ball | Department of Physics ...

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The number of dimples on a golf ball varies, depending on the manufacturer and may even be different for different models made by the same manufacturer.

This is what it looks like to hit a golf ball with no dimples - Golf Digest

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Dec 29, 2014 ... If you've ever looked at a golf ball, you've probably wondered: Why are those dimples there? And what would happen if they weren't?As Titleist ...

Dimples on a Golf Ball - Frankly Golf

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The fact is that a perfectly smooth golf ball with no dimples would travel about 130 ... Eventually, as the number increases, the dimples get smaller and the ball  ...

Scientists Take a Swing at Golf Ball's Dimples - The New York Times

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Nov 29, 2008 ... The list notes the number of dimples on each approved ball, but only as an identifying feature. The officially approved Rules of Golf makes no ...

How many dimples appear on a golf ball? - FunTrivia.com

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Jan 20, 2003 ... How many dimples appear on a golf ball - trivia question /questions answer / answers.

Golf Balls - Size, Dimples, Cover, Weight, Compression, Pieces

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Still nowadays, most of the ball manufacturers are testing out different shapes and numbers of dimples. The rule goes: the more dimples a ball has, the higher it  ...

Golf Balls and Their Dimples - Awesci

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Dec 31, 2014 ... The size, shape and number of dimples on a golf ball affect the amount of drag force it can reduce. So, different manufacturers have different ...

Why Do Golf Balls Have Dimples? - Live Science

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Jan 31, 2013 ... Nearly a century ago, after someone realized that a scuffed-up ball travels farther than a shiny new one, balls gained dimples.

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Why Are There Dimples On a Golf Ball? | Wonderopolis

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Like many inventions, the golf ball dimple was discovered accidentally. By 1930, the ... There are no rules about how many dimples a golf ball has to have.

Golf Balls | How Many Dimples Does a Gold Ball Have? | Why Have ...

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A Kidzworld member asked the Sports Lab, How many dimples are on a golf ball ? The Lab asked the experts. We now know the answer as well as the reason ...

How do dimples in golf balls affect their flight? - Scientific American

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Sep 19, 2005 ... A smooth golf ball hit by a professional golfer would travel only about half ... The lift and drag forces on a golf ball are very sensitive to dimple depth: a ... relations with thousands of scientific publications (many of them can be ...