How hard is a golf ball… Watch this video of a golf ball hitting steel at 150 mph.
This one you will not believe, but @ 70,000 pictures a second will make you a believer. Whether you are a golfer or not, this is pretty amazing. I thought golf balls were fairly hard.
I thought golfers and non golfers would be interested in seeing this. No one has a swing speed of 150 mph, including Tiger Woods who is just under 130 mph.
I had no idea the golf ball compresses this much. But first a little history I recently learned:
1- The Pro V-1 golf ball by Titleist is actually a three part ball, but you have to have a club head speed of at least 100 mph or more to be able to Read more