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What are players looking at when they "plumb-bob" their putt?

A plumb is basically a vertical line. To plumb bob, you hold the putter hanging from your thumb and index finger. Next line up the shaft with the hole. If you look out of your dominant eye only and the cup appears on the right side of the shaft, you can expect the putt to break to the right. The opposite is true if the cup appears on the left. The big argument on plumb bobbing was always that your feet may be leaning on a slope that is different than the slope up around the cup.

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