View Full Version : I need cue help..

03-22-2003, 11:17 PM
I want to buy me a cue stick, becuase I want to start playing pool. But I do not know how long the cue should be. I am 5'5. Is there any suggestions anyone has on the matter, any other suggestions is greatly appreciated.
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03-23-2003, 10:19 AM
Standard length for most cues is 58". Most people play with std length. If your just begining the game buy an inexpensive cue first. If you decide you want a shorter cue down the road you can have it custom made. You'll get more replies to your posts over in the pool forum.


07-08-2003, 11:15 PM
As long as your elbows are higher than the the rails (which at 5'5" they should be) - you'll be fine to at least start learning, enjoying, and getting reasonably proficient at the game with a "normal" 58 inch cue.. later on, if you really love the game and want to continue, it is quite easy to find a cuemaker who will make a cue expressly for you and/or adapt a cue you already have to the proper size..