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Measured Bounce v.

Effective Bounce An important distinction to keep in mind when discussing a wedges bounce angle is measured versus effective bounce. The effective bounce of the wedge, however, is more representative of how the wedge will perform on the course from both a playability and versatility standpoint. Sole width, camber and relief are all wedge design elements that determine the effective bounce of a wedge. The following chart generally explains each elements effect on bounce, all other factors being equal: