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Julie
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At one time I tried white shoe polish on an old set of Ireland's golf balls(3). Results were not good. When the shoe polish dried the surface cracked all over... Smile
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On Feb 10, 2022, David Todd wrote:
For anyone who has some of the old Ireland sh _ _ ls and is looking for replacement golf balls, I also found these balls on Amazon which fit the Ireland sh _ _ ls , and they are white golf balls, so no re-painting is necessary like with the green , pink, or orange Callaway practice balls.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0728H3FLW?psc......_details

18 white golf balls for $9.99. 36 white golf balls for $14.99 (those are the prices as of Feb. 10, 2022). Use 4 and store the rest in a sealed container in a cool, dark storage space to preserve them.



Here's a photo I had intended to include with my previous post. This shows one of the balls with the Ireland thingamajig -

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Works fine for the Golf Ball Thru Handkerchief, here performed by Billy McComb -

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That's GREAT, David! Are all the links you've shared for the same product? (I want to be sure to order the right one.)

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On Feb 13, 2022, Julie wrote:
That's GREAT, David! Are all the links you've shared for the same product? (I want to be sure to order the right one.)

Julie


Hi, Julie -

To clarify: The first link I shared on Jan 31, 2022 05:50 pm was for the Green, Pink, or Orange Callaway-branded practice golf balls. The Callaway balls fit the Ireland sh _ _ l , but would need to be painted white.

The better golf balls to get are these generic White practice golf balls - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0728H3FLW?psc......_details
That's the link I posted on Feb 10, 2022. These white balls fit the Ireland sh _ _ l and do not require any painting. (they come in other colors, too , if interested in doing color changes ... or if you wanted to use colored golf balls you could always paint the sh _ _ ls to match , but I prefer the classic white balls. Just be sure to select the color option White when you order.)

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Got the "practice golf balls". They are perfect. Thanks, David!

(I discovered we still have 3 Ireland metal shells. These must be antiques now. Smile)

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David Todd -

On the Amazon.fr I see this brand (Dsmile) only in the yellow colour, but this is not bad. https://www.amazon.fr/Dsmile-Practise-Ba......1ZCVJ39/ Another brand has white and other colours - https://www.amazon.fr/VUXYMCY-%C3%A9last......C7ML9FV/

I am more concerned to locate the "turtle" Smile as someone has put it on another thread. I am hopeful that someone could use a 3D printing technique to make it (?) I think I will speak to Prop Dog in the U.K. , because they might do it.
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