View Full Version : Talisman Break Tips
11-15-2004, 12:43 PM
I was just curious to see if anyone had a chance to test the performance of the Talisman break tip we got from Tony at the US Open.
I currently use a Talisman XHard on my break cue and wondered if it was worth replacing !
11-15-2004, 12:59 PM
I put one on my break cue and I like it a lot. I seem to get more power with no loss of control. I can't really compare it to the X-tra hard because I have never used one.
11-15-2004, 01:06 PM
What was on your break cue before ?
Just so I know what you compare it with !
11-15-2004, 01:09 PM
I think it was a LePro. It played like a LePro.
It's a J & J cue and it's the tip that came with it.
11-15-2004, 01:11 PM
Hmmm, J&J have a phenolic on the break jump. I'm surprised !
In any case, to a le pro I'm sure it performs a lot better.
I'm glad you like it !
11-15-2004, 07:40 PM
Red...I had Tony send me one and I put it on a black BJ made my Mcdermott. It did ok but shortly after that day I had Spiderman transfer a bakelite tip from my Stealth, onto my regular breaker, and it was love at first break. I'd personally suggest the synthetic instead of an innovative rendition of a line of layered tips. You must remember though that I don't cut break in the least, so a straight forward controlled bust on a 9ball rack is sweet with the synthetic. That's what I'd do. M2c sid
11-16-2004, 06:04 AM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote RedHell:</font><hr> Hmmm, J&J have a phenolic on the break jump. I'm surprised !
It's not a break/jump, just a plain sneaky pete.
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote RedHell:</font><hr>In any case, to a le pro I'm sure it performs a lot better.
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