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Ralph Maltby has been designing and evaluating golf equipment for more than 40 years. He is universally regarded as one of the premier golf equipment experts in the world.

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Ralph began his career designing and engineering for a number of major golf equipment manufacturers. He went on to found The GolfWorks in 1976, providing clubmakers and other golf equipment experts with club components, clubmaking tools and supplies, and technical information.

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GolfWorks' Maltby Honored in Ohio's Golf Hall of Fame

The GolfWorks is proud to announce that its founder, Ralph Maltby, has been inducted into the Ohio Golf hall of Fame, joining other notables such as Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Byron Nelson and Tom Weiskopf. The Ohio Golf Hall of Fame honors men and women who have made a substantial impact on golf as players, architects, tournament directors, administrators and club professionals and who have contributing in making Ohio a leader in the game.

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111th British Open Championship at Royal Troon Golf Club

In 1982 The GolfWorks was 6 years old and we were setting up distributors around the world. A new distributor we had just put on was Diamond Golf located in England. Diamond Golf covered the British Isles and much of Europe and Spain. They sold our clubheads, tools, books, some shafts and grips and other general supplies. Some of the products we carried were also available in their market so they were sourced by them.

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Find The Shaft For You

A simple tool to help you find your shaft MPF.


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How to Improve Your Putting

Science can help you get fit to a putter that will improve your score. Learn how lie, loft and more are used to determine which putter works best for you.


"How Golf Clubs Work"

Ralph’s Latest Book to Help Golfers.


Online Video Library

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Understanding and Fitting Driver Face Angle and Loft

An explanation of driver loft and face angle.



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