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The stick you use when you hit the ball in pool

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Q: What is a pool cue?
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Can you fit a snooker tip in a pool cue?

No. The typical snooker cue tips are much smaller than the typical pool cue tips. So, you can fit a pool cue tip to a snooker cue, but not a snooker cue tip on a pool cue.

How do you cue a pool stick?

A cue is a pool stick. You prepare the cue before a match by shaping and scuffing the tip. Then, the cue tip is chalked with pool chalk.

Where can one purchase pool cue cases?

You can purchase pool cue cases online from the Pooldawg website. Alternatively, you can also get pool cue cases online from the Cue and Case website.

What is the difference between pool cue and pool stick?

There is no difference, but the proper name is a pool cue.

What do you call it when you twist chalk onto the tip of a pool cue?

It is called chalking the cue. The pool chalk is an abrasive, not chalk, and provides more frictin between the cue ball and the cue tip.

What is a McCormick pool cue?

It is a McDermott cue, McDermott is the largest manufacturer of pool cues, makes medium to very high quaility cue sticks

What is a cue in playing pool?

When playing pool, the cue is the white ball. It is the ball which is hit by the cue stick and used to knock the colored balls into their respective pockets.

What are cue cases typically used for?

A cue case is used for a pool cue. It is also used as a bag of sorts, because some come with a handle. It basically keeps the pool cue in good condition.

Can a pool cue shaft be made out of oak wood?

yes I am 99% positive that you can make a pool cue out of oak wood

What is pool stick?

the cue

Is there a perfect pool cue?


What is the heaviest in ounces you can buy for a pool cue?

The heaviest a pool cue may be under BCA Rules is 25 ounces, but there is no minimum.

What substance is used on the end of a pool cue?

Leather is used for the cue tip, and pool chalk is used to provide more friction against the cue ball. Pool chalk is an abrasive using materials found in sandpaper. It is not a form of chalk.

What does the word ''cue'' mean?

"Cue' is a stick used in pool or billiards, or it can mean a prompt on stage.

I have a Pool cue with the letter B inside an outlined King Chess piece emblem any idea who made the pool cue?


Does 15 pool balls include the cue ball?

No, in 8 ball and straight pool there are fifteen numbered balls plus the cue ball.

How high should you mount a pool cue rack?

Home pool cue racks tend to be mounted lower than those in pubs and bars. In fact, pool cue stands on the floor are quite common. So, there is no minimum for home racks. The lowest section of bar cue racks tends to be 30 to 40 inches from the floor.

What is the diameter of a pool cue?

the answer is 94.1mm

How long is the average pool cue?

About 5 feet

In pool may either end of cue be used?

No. If any part of the cue except the tip moves the cue ball it is a foul.

What color is the cue ball in pool?

The cue ball is white.The cue ball in pool is white.

How wide is a pool cue?

At its tip, a pool cue usually ranges from 12 to 14 mm, while at its butt is is abot 1 3/8 inches.

What is a cue in pool?

The cue stick is used to strike the balls. The cue ball used by the players to hit the other balls is the white ball. It is the one they hit with the cue stick.

How do you straighten a pool cue?

Hanging the pool cue, with the butt attached to the shaft, is the best method. Because of the taper, it cannot be straightened fully in any other position. Cue hangers are sold for this purpose, or, a hanger can be made by making a strong short loop of string and attaching it near the tip with a rubber band. Hang the pool cue from a hook where it will remain undisturbed for a few weeks. This can be speed up by steaming the cue cue to loosen the wood. Steaming in small locations can be used also to reduce mild dents that may have occured from dropping the cue. The shaft of a pool cue can get warped either as a result of the wood and its condition as the cue was made, or as a result of improper handling and storage. Alwasy store the cue as vertically as possible, never lean them against a wall.

Why are break cues in pool shorter?

Break cues in pool are typically 58 inches long. The bridge hand and the stroke determines what is needed for length of a pool cue whether it is for the break or for regular play. Most players use a break cue of the same length as the play cue.