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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Using a simulator and/or launch monitor to help improve your game.

    Feel free to post your experience on how you used your simulator and/or launch monitor to help improve your swing, scores, overall game, etc... This thread should be a sticky so people can come back and post from time to time so we can perhaps learn from each others experiences.

    Started by ZMax‎, 09-20-2012 08:26 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Golf simulator Technology

    Sites to learn golf simulator technologies!!!

    Started by bubba22‎, 02-10-2012 02:32 PM
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    01-28-2016 12:32 AM Go to last post
  1. Gc2 Protee Red Chain and the TGC

    I'm planning on getting a GC2 and letting go the protee sensor mat and the launch camera. But before I do I wanna make sure that the Gc2 can be used with both with protees red chain software and the TGC. I know it works with the TGC. But the TGC does not have a dedicated range feature that the...

    Started by tonyd9366‎, 10-27-2016 01:31 PM
    • Replies: 14
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    05-19-2017 12:25 AM Go to last post
  2. Accusport Vector Pro and vRange software

    Hi all, long time reader, first time poster. I have just purchased a Accusport vector pro with microlense. It is on its way through the Australian postal system. I have been reading up on some of the forums about this LM and would like to ask a question I have not been able to find the...

    Started by Mikkaat‎, 05-30-2016 05:46 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    05-15-2017 10:59 AM Go to last post
  3. P3proswing iron distance

    Hi guys So I've picked up a p3pro and the iron shots seem to be not the best as far as distance control. I tape the irons , and I've played with the smash factor and launch angle. And it seems to be better. My question I guess what other tips on which controls I should be adjusting and not...

    Started by Mistercheeks‎, 12-19-2016 10:39 AM
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    05-02-2017 08:57 AM Go to last post
  4. Protee United and Driver

    I finally have my protee unit set up and pretty much fine tuned, but I'm still having an issue that I want to see if anyone else has. The sensors pick up my irons 95% of the time on the first swing, but my driver, 3 wood, and 5 wood generally require 2-3 swings before a shot is registered. Anyone...

    Started by Hotabyss‎, 04-12-2017 10:44 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    04-25-2017 09:38 PM Go to last post
  5. Flightscope Mevo

    I was just wondering if Bubba or anyone else had the details on this thing? It looks really promising. I was surprised there wasn't a thread already...

    Started by trumb1mj‎, 02-17-2017 09:28 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    04-25-2017 09:36 PM Go to last post
  6. Gc2 and the TGC and the flash module

    I'm thinking of getting the gc2. Two part question. First is when I intergrate the gc2 with the software, when playing on the TGC or protee red chain, do I have to pre select the club I want to use? Or can I just grab any club and the gc2 will read it? And the second question is when the flash...

    Started by tonyd9366‎, 10-13-2016 03:20 AM
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    04-01-2017 02:40 PM Go to last post
  7. Perfect Golf - Perfect Parallel

    Perfect Golf aka Perfect Parallel, is currently an early access Golf Sim Platform. You can buy the game on Steam for $20.00 US or $22.00 CDN. There are currently 14 golf courses and a driving range. The game is expected to go full release soon (rumor is end of February/early March). ...

    Started by psgolfer‎, 02-13-2016 09:13 PM
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    03-09-2017 12:22 AM Go to last post
  8. What's the best software to use with Gc2 ?

    Wondering what the best software to use , I have perfect golf and seems to work good but wondering if there is something better out now? More accurate? Thanks

    Started by Chanman‎, 03-04-2017 02:17 PM
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    03-05-2017 07:02 AM Go to last post
  9. Interpret the skytrac numbers

    Hey Guys, trying to see if I understand how to interpret what is happening between the club face and the swing path based on the numbers I am seeing on the screen of my Skytrac unit. This is only relative to side spin and side angle. Assuming I have 5 degrees of side angle and 1500 rpms of...

    Started by Alabama‎, 02-04-2017 01:16 PM
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    02-04-2017 01:16 PM Go to last post
  10. GC2 and FSX software

    I recently added FSX software to my GC2. I am still in the learning phase but I came across one problem I can't seem to fix. I thought I read something somewhere on how to fix it but I can't seem to find it. The dropping balls on the greens are so light I can barely see them. Is there a way...

    Started by Detroit Bill‎, 12-09-2016 09:49 AM
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    02-03-2017 02:55 PM Go to last post
  11. E6 Cloud Simulator Kickstarter

    Has anyone had any experience with the ti.ttle swing analyzer? At $69 for the E6 online included, I couldn't pass up giving it a shot as they already reached their kickstarter goal. It's...

    Started by tallwhitey‎, 11-22-2016 01:14 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    02-01-2017 10:53 PM Go to last post
  12. Best tees for Optishot

    I have my setup pretty well tweaked, but for one issue. With my driver, I occasionally get a very slow swing speed of around 5 mph. I think it is a combination of the taped club being too high for the sensors and the tee getting in the way of reading. I tend to get the best results when I use a...

    Started by evilelf‎, 10-03-2016 11:03 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    01-24-2017 11:51 AM Go to last post
  13. TruGolf TruTrack2

    Does anybody have any experience with this? Does it work better than the original sensor board? Was considering upgrading but would like to hear a little feedback before I fork out a bunch of cash

    Started by kwass‎, 01-13-2017 01:59 PM
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    01-13-2017 01:59 PM Go to last post
  14. Definitive Optishot Driver Tape Thread

    Do we have a definitive answer yet on the proper way to get a driver to be read/calibrated? I know many have mentioned reflective tape, but do we have an answer as the best way to tape it? Is it along the bottom? Club face? Along bottom then wrapping up to club face? I've seen others tape the...

    Started by Cowabunga‎, 01-04-2017 01:05 PM
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    01-12-2017 12:40 PM Go to last post
  15. Launch angle issues with Skytrak

    Hello I don't know if this is the right place to ask but I would make a question. I tried asking without great success in other place. So I apologise if this has already been asked. I am a owner of a Skytrak unit and believe it's a great and affordable product. My issue is however when I use...

    Started by Lawyer‎, 12-30-2016 04:59 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    12-30-2016 09:42 PM Go to last post
  16. Poll Poll: Golf Mat Size?

    I was just curious what size golf mat is preferred? Is a 48" x 60" more than comfortable for most users or is 60" x 60" preferred? Thanks!

    Started by espresso‎, 03-06-2013 06:02 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    12-28-2016 06:11 AM Go to last post
  17. Divot Action Mat and Custom Design Golf

    After a lot of research on Golf Simulator Forums I became frustrated. I was looking for an affordable, accurate Golf Simulator system. I was fortunate to stumble upon Custom Design What I like about this site is that it won’t allow you purchase anything online. They contact you and...

    Started by deme007‎, 12-24-2016 02:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    12-26-2016 09:56 AM Go to last post
  18. AboutGolf Install

    Recently bought a used Aboutgolf Simulator from a local virtual sport business that closed. It was complete and in working condition when I bought it.( I tested it out before we dissembled) Got it all down and transported to my house. Aboutgolf will not allow me to hire them for install unless I...

    Started by kzer23‎, 11-23-2016 10:56 PM
    aboutgolf, install
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    11-26-2016 05:54 PM Go to last post
  19. ES16 and TGC

    Quick review of the ES16. It now works great with TGC and has club and ball data displayed. Connection is via Bluetooth with the ES16 TGC interface. Works flawless.once connected you need a TGC liscence and your off to the races. Club and ball data are both displayed. The unit requires the...

    Started by bubba22‎, 11-13-2016 09:07 AM
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    11-13-2016 09:07 AM Go to last post
  20. Stonebridge GC on The Golf Club

    3 Versions so far published. I plan on doing different/harder pin locations, but it won't be right away! Stonebridge GC - Ottawa(Tour) Elongated in places for console gaming. Stonebridge GC - Ottawa(Black - A - ProTee) 6450 Yards. Stonebridge GC - Ottawa(Blue - A - ProTee)

    Started by PHJ314‎, 04-05-2016 02:53 PM
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    10-31-2016 08:21 AM Go to last post
  21. Skytrak and TGC

    I'm hoping to buy a Skytrak so I can play TGC with it in my Simulator. I already own TGC sim software and was hoping I can just purchase a Skytrak and set it up with my current software. I have read on Skytrak's website that I would need to: 1. Purchase their Game improvement package for...

    Started by docsmilez‎, 10-19-2016 01:21 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    10-20-2016 10:34 PM Go to last post
  22. Premier divotaction simulator

    Amazing simulator! John Carilli was super helpful in assisting with the design and building. The company will provide you with everything you need to make it look professional. The divot action mat feels much better than a regular mat and was impressed by how good of a simulator you can have for...

    Started by mat‎, 10-13-2016 08:04 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-20-2016 12:30 PM Go to last post
  23. The Golf Club VR - launching October 19th for the HTC Vive

    As an owner of the amazing HTC (Valve) Vive VR headset, the one game I was hoping would come to VR was The Golf Club....and now it's happening!! 130,000 courses and growing - some of them absolute stunners (including Casa Del Snazzy GC v12, of course)

    Started by SnazzyD‎, 10-05-2016 05:58 PM
    sim, virtual reality, virtual-reality, vr-golf
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    10-20-2016 11:17 AM Go to last post
  24. P3pro plus skytrak

    Anyone try these two at the same time? I know the software is not compatible, but will they read the same shot without interference?

    Started by Stonebattle‎, 03-05-2016 02:54 PM
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    10-19-2016 09:04 PM Go to last post
  25. Gc2a flash module

    Where would I purchase a repacement flash module? Not the one for 495 price tag I saw that one on par2pros website, more so the one between 100 and 150 bucks. Thanks

    Started by tonyd9366‎, 10-14-2016 04:48 PM
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    10-15-2016 05:50 PM Go to last post
  26. Buying a used X2 Flightscope - Experience so far

    Well as you may have seen in another post I decided to take an opportunity to buy a used Flightscope X2 here in the UK for home use. I had read lots of reviews of various options and decided that when a 3 year old X2 came up for £3500 (roughly US$5000) that it was worth taking the risk compared to...

    Started by Godfather68‎, 02-25-2015 03:46 PM
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    10-14-2016 03:24 AM Go to last post
  27. Help with building Simulator

    First time poster. Planning the build out of a simulator in my Garage. I will post my plan and please let me know if there is anything I could do better/ differently. System: Purchased an Optishot 2 for now, want to get a Foresight GC2 in the future. Screen/Net: Here is where I need...

    Started by docsmilez‎, 10-06-2016 07:20 PM
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  28. What product is comparable to Optishot in price and quality?

    I impulse bought an optishot for my garage build, but now wonder if I should have researched a little more? Nothing against Optishot, I just should have did my research.

    Started by Abe Froman‎, 08-19-2016 12:36 AM
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    09-30-2016 03:06 AM Go to last post
  29. First simulator.

    I have been reading as many posts as I can. This is a great site. I'll lay out my questions and concerns. I hope anyone can share some wisdom. 1. Space. Garage bay. I have up to 12' width and 14' in height for a depth of 5'. My overall depth is 16'. The ceiling comes down after 5'. 2....

    Started by OC ed‎, 09-20-2016 09:58 PM
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    09-26-2016 10:19 PM Go to last post
  30. Fear of hitting the Optishot sensors

    First, a little background...New to golf, been mostly a range rat for the past few months. I hit about 50 balls a day either at the range, or foam balls with a 9-iron in my backyard, so I am improving. I'm setting up the Optishot simulator in my large shed, and while it's not completed, I have...

    Started by pcascio‎, 09-24-2016 10:39 AM
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    09-26-2016 11:35 AM Go to last post
  31. Vector Pro (manual Lens) - what can i expect and what are they worth now?

    So my wife and I are building a new house and there will either be space in the basement or the garage to have a hitting station. I can't afford to get into a full sim yet, but would at least like something to do over the winter to not completely lose my swing. I of course am pretty educated on...

    Started by aznives3‎, 09-23-2016 11:00 AM
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    09-23-2016 11:00 AM Go to last post
  32. Difference in carry distance calculations?

    Hi, I recently purchased a used Golf Achiever 2 (GA2) and have integrated it with the OptimalFlight (OF) software. The issue I am having is that the data reported from the GA2 software is differing from that of the OF Software. In general, OF is down approx. 10% in terms of carry distance...

    Started by andyfive‎, 09-09-2016 03:58 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    09-11-2016 08:37 PM Go to last post
  33. Trugolf Technique

    Just wanted to say thanks for all the help and suggestions. I have settled on the Trugolf Technique. I was leaning towards the pro tee but I did not want the frustration of having to setup all the cameras and such. I have read everyone's views on Trugolf, but overall that is what I thought would...

    Started by bubs3141‎, 01-04-2012 07:16 PM
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    09-08-2016 05:57 PM Go to last post
  34. Vector or Vector Pro

    Hi, I am hoping someone can offer some guidance. I am considering purchasing a used Accusport Vector or Vector Pro (with MicroLens). I have a mat and net set up in a shaded area outside that doesn't get direct sunlight. As my practice area is outside i will need to pack up the device after I finish...

    Started by CaseJ‎, 09-03-2016 05:37 AM
    accusport, launch monitor, vector, vector pro
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  35. Trugolf Newport -

    I am looking to put in a simulator in my basement. The goal is practice and occasional rounds with friends. I have a chance to buy a Trugolf Newport that was purchased in 2011. The price seems good (under 5k) it all is working. I was looking for a starter setup, like Optishot, but I...

    Started by Michdmbfan‎, 03-05-2016 08:32 PM
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    08-31-2016 12:03 PM Go to last post
  36. Flightscope TBOX SIM SIMULATOR

    Hello, I was wondering if someone could help me get up and running using the FLIGHTSCOPE TBOX I have had in storage for quite a while. It is the unit you place in front of the screen. Flightscope used AboutGolf :pig at that time for their simulator software. If anyone knows how I can come...

    Started by thenines‎, 10-10-2014 09:11 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-16-2016 04:43 PM Go to last post
  37. Projector for 16ft x 9ft Screen

    Hello, I am in the planning process and am planning to maximize my room and go with a 16ft x 9ft impact screen. As i place markers on the wall the size becomes real. I had planned on going with a BenQ projector but did not see a viable option in my quick searches that will support this...

    Started by pgapro0825‎, 07-06-2016 11:54 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    08-07-2016 11:44 AM Go to last post
  38. Ball Placement?

    I bought a Skytrack golf simulator and now getting ready to hang the impact screen and have a question on ball placement. The area in the garage I am installing it is 10.6W x 19L. Which as long as the mat in on the right side I have plenty of room to swing my driver. How important is it that the...

    Started by Alemar‎, 07-09-2016 01:52 PM
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    07-13-2016 11:06 PM Go to last post
  39. ES16 Launch Monitor Specs

    Here is what I know so far after talking to the reps: Will Directly read: Ball Spin Spin Tilt Access Ball Speed Launch Angle Launch Direction Club Head Speed Has 2 Cameras and 4 Doppler Radars. This is done because the ES14 had half as many and had to be tilt adjusted for difference ball...

    Started by golfun‎, 10-29-2015 12:26 AM
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    07-06-2016 03:07 PM Go to last post
  40. Ernest E 16

    looking for someone that is using the E 16 see what kind of luck you are having with the software

    Started by kenny 1‎, 07-05-2016 06:50 PM
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  41. Foresight FSX Ver 2.0 Review

    This is my own personal opinions on Ver 2 of FSX by Foresight which was released sometime in Feb 2016. FSX system requirements are as follows: Operating System: Windows 7 or greater (64 Bit Required) Processor Speed: I5 or greater Memory: 8GB system memory 16GB if using the swing analysis...

    Started by Yongchai‎, 02-21-2016 12:52 AM
    foresight, fsx, gc2, sim, simulator
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    07-01-2016 03:44 PM Go to last post
  42. Advice for DIY simulator.

    Hi guys, I am an avid golf enthusiast from Sydney – Australia. I am in the final stages of planning to build a DIY golf simulator with impact screen and enclosure. I have read almost every post in this forum (has taken a number of weeks) and I am blown away by the knowledge and experience of...

    Started by CL_21‎, 01-02-2013 03:04 AM
    • Replies: 20
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    05-27-2016 10:39 AM Go to last post
  43. TGC Auto-Putts and more

    Hey guys, recently set up the SkyTrak with THE GOLF CLUB and need some help. Read through lots of post here and other places but did not find answers. 1. Lots of no reads on putts. How do I turn on auto putting just to speed things up? 2. Distances way off on clubs. Is there a boost...

    Started by Alabama‎, 05-21-2016 01:38 PM
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    05-22-2016 02:23 PM Go to last post
  44. Opening up Vectorpro

    Hi guys , I've managed to get my Vector Pro working with a Windows 10 tablet , I feel I potentially have a nice portable set up .... Only problem is the battery on the Vector Pro is past its best . I tried to disassemble the Vectorpro but couldn't get it open, has anyone managed to get one apart...

    Started by PSH‎, 05-10-2016 06:13 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    05-15-2016 07:21 PM Go to last post
  45. Accusport Vector Pro

    Hello, I am new to the forum. I just picked up a lightly used Vector Pro for the coming winter. I am trying to get it running in Windows 8.1 Pro but not having much success. it works fine in Windows 7. I think I need a Windows 8 device driver for the Vector Pro. Has anyone ran this on Windows 8 64...

    Started by skyeoh‎, 10-03-2014 06:40 PM
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    05-15-2016 06:01 AM Go to last post
  46. GPS inside Golf Balls New Jack Nicklaus Simulator Coming!?

    **Perfect Golf is now renamed Jack Nicklaus Perfect Golf. They will be using Hollow Metal Cored(interesting!) golf balls to house the Electronics, it will protect them. The good stuff: "But the video game is just the beginning of Perfect Golf's ambitious strategy, which will play out publicly...

    Started by golfun‎, 05-03-2016 02:39 PM
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    05-08-2016 09:59 AM Go to last post
  47. optishot outdoors at night

    Hello everybody this is my first post here.So i don't have enough room indoors nor do i have a garage or basement so my only option would be to take it outside.I have read that it doesn't work with direct sunlight,so i was wondering if it would work at night.Has anyone else found a way to use...

    Started by will47‎, 04-28-2016 06:58 AM
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    05-03-2016 10:44 AM Go to last post
  48. Vector Pro help/accuracy question

    I recently finished my basement pit/hitting area. I bought a used Vector Pro and have it calibrated. The problem is the accuracy seems way off. For example, my 8 iron is only flying a max of 90-100 yards. My normal carry for this club is 140 yards. My unit has the updated lenses, so i've only...

    Started by kasturbo‎, 04-20-2016 03:02 PM
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    04-22-2016 09:26 AM Go to last post
  49. Will an older launch monitor do what I want?

    Hi all, About to start down the path of home golf! Here's my first question: Will an older launch monitor like a Zelocity Pure Launch, Accusport Vector or Vector X be of any real use? What I'm hoping to accomplish is a similar setup to the indoor place I take my lessons at. They have a...

    Started by megachimp‎, 02-04-2013 06:08 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    04-22-2016 06:21 AM Go to last post
  50. Used P3ProSwing with Grasstop (only 1,000 swings!)

    Anyone have any advice for someone from NY selling a (gently) used p3proswing with grasstop with less than 1,000 swings? Ebay? Craigslist? What have you found worked out the best?

    Started by ajburnside‎, 04-03-2016 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,258
    04-15-2016 08:53 PM Go to last post

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