From: Paul Schmitz-Josten on 5 May 2008 02:57
over in drs.golf we have discussed the legality of a combo of a tee with a
thread and something else attached - e.g. a second tee - designed to keep
the tee in the proximity after the shot. An example:
Question was, do those constructions break the rules (definition "tee" or
RoG 14-3a) by giving the opportunity to act as a directional aid?
Are there differences between manufactured items and do-it-yourself
solutions like binding a pitch mark repairer to a tee?
Apparently there is a confirmation of the German association DGV that
a DQ was justified for the use of a manufactured double tee linked with a
OTOH, the manufacturers claim these tees to be conforming.
Do you have any further information?