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    Quote Originally Posted by bambam1729 View Post
    Actually Atticus, the ball bearing bounces measures the coefficient of restitution of the track, i.e., how bouncy it is. The Stimpmeter is a measure of the green's rolling friction, which is quite different.
    Yes, we've discussed that here also. I was referring to the fact that both things measure 'speed' in their sport.
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    . . . they probably Stimped at about 9-10.
    Learn new stuff around here all the time. I'm obviously not a golfer or much of a fan (sorry bambam), never heard of Stimping or Stimpmeters before. Interestingly simple system.
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    And then there's "casual water", which almost got Spieth into hot water lol

    http://espn.go.com/golf/story/_/id/1...enth-hole-shot

    Fortunately Spieth was saavy enough to get an official to sign off on the situation before he played his shot.
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