Sharpening grooves won’t make the ball go farther or your clubs necessarily perform more consistently, but crisp, sharp grooves will grip your ball more and the extra spin will help you hold more greens, something every golfer desires.
Also to know is, are Vokey wedges U or V grooves?
Vokey SM8 wedges feature the Spin Milled Grooves. The reason these grooves are so good for golfers is that they go through an impressive manufacturing process, and then, they hold up quite well over time.
Secondly, how do you restore grooves on a golf club?
Golf Club Groove Repair
- Clean the face of your clubs, including the grooves. …
- Run masking tape along the ends of your grooves. …
- Draw the groove sharpener through each groove using a 45-degree angle at first to start the process. …
- Change the angle of the groove sharpener so that it’s completely vertical.
How do you sharpen golf club grooves at home?
Hold the groove sharpener like a pencil at a 45-degree angle to the face and draw it through the first groove. You don’t want to use much force at first. Do the 45-degree angle approximately five times, or until you begin to see the surface of the groove begin to take on its original shine.
Yes groove sharpeners are legal, after all it’s just a tool. It’s what you do with it as D4S has stated that can make your club non conforming. All clubs now have their grooves machined to maximum tolerances, if you increase the size of them through scraping your club becomes non conforming.
The grooves on your golf club are vital to both backspin and ball control on the golf course. Sharpening the grooves may be something that you have never considered doing before – but worn down grooves will not give you the control or backspin you’re looking for.