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bbuss
09-01-2005, 07:19 PM
I have a 9' table but when I measure it I come up with a little less than 9'.
What is the correct place to measure from?

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Cane
09-02-2005, 08:27 AM
Playing surface should be 50" X 100"

bob

ceebee
09-02-2005, 09:32 AM
the label "9 Foot Table" is only a label, the table is not 9 foot in length, nor is it 4 1/2 feet wide. Like Cane said, the playing area is 50 inches by 100 inches.

It is another label like "2 x 4"....

BoroNut
09-02-2005, 11:24 AM
I presume 'the playing surface' means the distance between the face of the cushions? Is that correct or am I right again?<hr /></blockquote>

Boro Nut

Fred Agnir
09-02-2005, 11:43 AM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote BoroNut:</font><hr> I presume 'the playing surface' means the distance between the face of the cushions? Is that correct or am I right again?<hr /></blockquote>

Boro Nut <hr /></blockquote>

Nose to nose. There are no faces on pool cushions. So, I think you're right.

Fred

Fred Agnir
09-02-2005, 11:46 AM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote bbuss:</font><hr> I have a 9' table but when I measure it I come up with a little less than 9'.
What is the correct place to measure from?

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I believ the "correct" place to measure a 4 1/2' x 9' is the cloth in the 4 1/2 direction, including the cloth on the cushions. The 9' part has been passed down from generation to generation. It doesn't signify anything.

All that said, the playing surface, nose to nose should be 50" x 100". That's the only dimension of a 9' table that is twice as long as it is wide.

Fred

bbuss
09-05-2005, 06:37 AM
Thank you all for your info.
My table is 50" X 100".
Im sorry I didn't reply sooner but I was at my son's soccer tournament and was unable to reply.
Thanks again.

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