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    what happened to this format?????

    Why did you fix something that wasn't broken? This sucks...JER
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    Re: When to re-tip

    It's the old story of "pay me now or pay me more latter". If you wait too long to replace the tip, you run the risk of cracking the ferrule. Then you end up with an EXTRA $20 repair to replace the...
  3. Re: How hard is it to replace an Irish linen wrap?

    The wrap area UNDER the linen is a smaller diameter, so that the linen lays at the same hight as the rest of the Q. If you cut the linen off, you will have an ugly, noticable step at the beginning &...
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    Re: Installing Sniper Tips

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote Sid_Vicious:</font><hr> I had a look at that tip under the scope when Spiderman brought into work. It looked to me that there may have neen an impregnation of...
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    Re: The Correct Answer ........

    I can't really guess the purpose - maybe they just wanted to be different, and marked it this way rather than stamping "glue side" on it.

    Honestly, I can't think of an overpowering advantage to a...
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    Re: memories of old sticks

    I started hanging out at the pool hall in 1956. Sometime that year I bought a 17 oz. Willie Hopee Q. It had a 12mm Ivory ferrule &amp; tip. I only played Snooker in thoose days &amp; I loved that Q. I paid...
  7. Re: A Survey: What Tip Do You Have on Your Main Stick?

    I've used every tip made, but I will say that in my shop, I sell 50 LePro or Elkmaster before I sell 12 Morri's. Hell, 80% of the people have no idea what tip is on their Q...JER
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    Re: The BEST Shaft Available???

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote SKennedy:</font><hr> See what I mean about these guys willing to help on a legitimate issue about pool? Glad they are helpful and didn't make me out to be a...
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    Re: apa handicap

    Jer, obviously things are different in your area than in other areas, especially mine.
    In my league, and I'm sure others are the same, there are people who just play once a week and they rarely go...
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    Re: apa handicap

    You do reallize that if everyone Just went out &amp; played straight up, each players handicap would go up &amp; you could not field 5 players whose handicaps totaled 23. It also sounds like none of you...
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    Re: apa handicap

    I lost my very first match in league and went from a new player 4 to a 3!! And of course, I thought I was at least a 6 before I started to play. My very next match as a 3 I also lost. I told my...
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    Re: apa handicap

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote billiards89:</font><hr> how does the apa handicap system work why do they have 1 through 9 in 9 ball and only 2 through 7 in 8 ball what do the put in the...
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    Re: Self Diagnosing A Problem

    I knew a 7 foot basketball player, who spent every day practicing by himself, in his driveway. Every day for 5-6 hours he would practice with one dribble &amp; then dunk the ball. He did it perfectly...
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    Re: How Would a Smoking Ban Effect Pool Rooms?

    Illinois passed a smoking ban as of January 1 this year. I pose this question to those who are against the ban. "WOULD YOU WANT YOUR CHILDREN OR GRANDCHILDREN TO BE IN THAT SMOKE FILLED ROOM, FOR 8...
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    What is a "CUSTOM" pool cue?

    As a BUYER, what do you consider a "CUSTOM" pool cue? Is a "ONE OF A KIND", a CUSTOM? Does it have to be ordered by a customer before it's built, to be "CUSTOM"? Does it have to display all of the...
  16. Re: How much does your height effect how you play?

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote Heretic:</font><hr> <blockquote><font class="small">Quote BLACKHEART:</font><hr>

    The LENGTH of your stroke, has nothing to do with your height. By placing...
  17. Re: How much does your height effect how you play?

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote Heretic:</font><hr> I had never really thought about my height (6' 4") as being a disadvantage. In fact I always thought I had the advantage when having to reach...
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    Re: 2008 WPBA events

    Hi Carol. Are you back on the tour again???????...JER
  19. Re: Why the "Average" player never gets better.

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote SKennedy:</font><hr> Tom, APA does have some good players....and like you I'm having a hard time getting beat by those who play "safe" better than I. Here where...
  20. Re: Why the "Average" player never gets better.

    I think the main reason that the average player stays average, is because they have grown up in LEAGUE play. If you grew up in a pool hall, you eventually began to play for money. It doesn't matter...
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    Re: Replacing tip on a Scorpion cue

    What glue are you using?...JER
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    Re: Breaking in a new cue

    There is no such thing a a "break in" for a pool cue...JER
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    Re: What Stick weight should I buy?

    When making a cue for someone, this subject comes up all of the time. How heavy a cue feels &amp; the actual weight may be quite different. My BLACK HEART cues have a balance point at 18-18 1/2 inches...
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    Re: Custom Cue Ideas

    I for one make custom cues, because I love doing it.Pool cues or automobiles you can not guarantee, that your customer will not like something else better, down the line. You can only make the best...
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    Re: Custom Cue Ideas

    <blockquote><font class="small">Quote 1Time:</font><hr> I saw a cue once that's butt lit up and turned different colors. I thought it was pretty neat looking.

    But whatever you get, I suggest...
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