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pigbrain
10-10-2005, 02:35 AM
what brand 9 ball table is the best in the world? and which is the well accepted one? which is the most common one? and how about other brands?
thank you very much.
i know little about the famous table manufactors.

Scott Lee
10-11-2005, 12:40 PM
pigbrain...There is no such thing as a "9ball table"! They are all POOL tables, on which any game utilizing cuesticks and balls can be played. There is no BEST table. There are many quality manufacturers out there. In the U.S., Brunswick, Diamond, Ohlhausen, Connelly, and Gabriels tables are among the most desirable, and sought after, professional style tables. Price and availability are the most logical factors for a table purchase, as the differences between "brands" is fairly insignificant at this level.

Scott Lee

pigbrain
10-11-2005, 06:02 PM
thank you so much!
i know many games are played on pool table.
i use 9ball table is to differ from snooker table and the table i mentioned before that are size of a pool table but with snooker cushions, pockets and cloth.
thank you again

BCgirl
10-12-2005, 03:00 AM
Don't forget Kim Steele tables. I had never heard of them till I moved to the NW, but they're even better than the Brunswick Gold Crowns IMO.

I really don't rate Olhausens, though. Not junk, but not in the same league as GC's.

BCgirl

chaz801
10-12-2005, 09:04 AM
Just curious..does Kim Steele have a website? I've done a couple of searches and have been unable to find them.

Thanks, Chaz

BCgirl
10-12-2005, 03:44 PM
Oops. I did a quick online check and found this. Seems they're no longer in production, which is a shame.

BCgirl

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