The pockets are the same size on all pool tables sold in the US. 5 inch opening for the corners and 5 1/2 inch for the siides, plus or minus 1/8 inch for each.
It was not a pool table if it only had 4 pockets if it was made since about 1800. A 4 pocket table is most likely a bumper pool table.
It is not a pool table if it only has 4 pockets. If the table is from the 1700's, it could be an antique pocket billiards table.
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There are no holes in a pool table. The pockets are formed by the edges of the rails and the drop area is a semi-circle cut in the table surface. The radius of the semi-circle is 2 1/16 inch at the corner and 2 1/4 inches at the side.
Regulation pool table pockets are the same size whether for an 8 foot or 9 foot table. These are also the same size on a 7 foot table. The pockets are measured both at the mouth and the throat, and are different for sides and corners. There are other measurements needed, but these are the important ones for most people -Corner pockets - mouth 4 7/8 inch minimum, 5 1/8 inch maximumCorner pockets - throat 4 inch minimum, 4 1/4 inch maximumSide pockets - mouth 5 3/8 inch minimum, 5 5/8 inch maximumSide pockets - throat 4 3/8 inch minimum, 4 7/8 inch maximumUnder BCA Rules, corner pockets are 5 inches, side pockets are 5 1/2 inches, both are plus or minus 1/8 inch.Under Billiard Congress of America Rules the corner pockets are required to have a 5 inch opening, plus or minus 1/8 inch, and side pockets must be 5 1/2 inches, plus or minus 1/8 inch.Under BCA Rules, only the following pocket sizes are legal -Corner Pockets - Mouth 4 7/8 to 5 1/8 inches; throat 4 to 4 1/4 inchesSide pockets - Mouth 5 3/8 to 5 5/8 inches; throat 4 3/8 to 4 7/8 inches
Simple,... A big, green rectangular table. You're welcome A pool table has 4 legs and it's usually made out of wood. It has a total of 6 holes around the outside. Here is a picture.
The typical pool table light used for a 7 foot table is one with 2 or 4 4 foot fluorescent tubes.
29 1/4" - 31" as defined by BCA Pool Regulations
The measurement of a pool table is from rail to rail on its playing surface. The common pool table sizes are 9 feet by 4.5 feet, 8 feet by 4 feet, and 7 feet by 3.5 feet.
Hammered with John and Jimmy DiResta - 2006 Pool Table 2-4 was released on: USA: 4 April 2007