Why do golf balls have dimples?

  1. Jangaplanet profile image78
    Jangaplanetposted 5 years ago

    Why do golf balls have dimples?

  2. Jacksmack316 profile image73
    Jacksmack316posted 5 years ago

    To cut down drag and make them more aerodynamic.

  3. jpcmc profile image90
    jpcmcposted 5 years ago

    The dimples allow the ball to travel farther.  It's curious to know that early golf balls did not have dimples.  But they noticed that those with nicks flew farther.