Joss Cue most likely refers to the company "Joss Cues" which specializes in pool cues and their accessories. Joss Cues sells cues made of different quality wood and come in several colors. One can also design their own custom cue with a service on their official website.
Action, Athena, Cuetec, Black Widow, and Balabushka are all companies that manufacture cheap pool cues. You can find a full list of cheap pool cues on the oZone Billiards website.
McDermott pool cues are considered to be very high quality pool cues. These cues are made with the latest technology and materials available in the world. These cues are said to lead the industry in performance, service and quality.
Tyler pool cues were made for a short time in the mid to late 1980's under the direction of Joss cues in Maryland. The cues were designed by Dan Janes, and Tyler is his daughter's name. Relatively few of the cues were made although the reason why has never been officially stated. One theory circulated is that the cues were made in the US using some amount of imported parts (possibly the ivory components of the upper level models,) and thereby lost most of their appeal to American buyers.
Pool cues don't use felt. Pool cues should have a pressed leather tip. Break and jump cues are sometimes given a synthetic tip, such as phenolic, but these are not legal under many tournament rules.
Custom pool cues can be bought off of sites such as eBay. Websites like McDermott are designed to offer dozens of different pool cues. A customized pool cue can also be ordered for a slightly higher price.
Billard Warehouse operates a website that offers custom-made pool cues from various dealers. They are affiliated with Jacoby Custom Cues, Ray Schuler, Schon Pool Cues, and many more. J. Pechauer offers custom cues through their website. eBay generally has many private listings for cues as well.
The Orchid pool cues can be purchased at any low end billiards supply in the US or on the internet. The Orchid cues are very low priced decal based cues intended as "starter" cues. These are imported to the US and Orchid does not identify where they are made.
For billiards players seeking used pool cues from the Meucci brand, there are options when doing so on the web. This includes sites such as eBay, Meucci Cues, and Budget Cues.
Yes however the term 'cue' is the general name for them.
There is no maximum price for a pool cue as I personally saw pool cues at the cost of USD 12,000 and more. * Added - There is at least one pool cue that is sold new in the US for $150,000. Highly detailed custom cues and collectible cues that are intended for regular use range from $5,000 to $30,000. There are collectible cues that are not intended for regular use that often sell for more than $100,000.