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My SC300i Is “Meh,” But I Can Still Gather Data… (Updated)

I got back out to the lab today and the biggest takeaway I have from the session, which I’ll remember to reiterate when discussing my data collection, is that the SC300i portable launch monitor is not really working to my satisfaction.

Other than the ball speed, which I would assume is accurate because it uses Doppler radar, I don’t believe any of the other data is reliable, however I know how far the yardage is off (and it seems pretty consistent).

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1st Day Back After 10 Months Off – Good Numbers!

I finally go out for my first range session of the season and my body is certainly telling me that it’s been 10 months since I last hit balls!

I had only gone to hit a large bucket and I unfortunately learned a lesson – you can play around with your launch monitor and you can work on your swing with camera, but you can’t do both if you have limited time.

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I’ll Know Very Quickly What’s Going On With My Swing

One of the items of personal interest for me will be exactly how I’m swinging the first day out again after nearly a year off.

I haven’t hit a golf ball since last July, so I’ll be keen to know my numbers as soon as I’m back out again.

Another point of interest will be the progression of swing metrics (ball & club speed, carry and total distances) from the first day on.

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