How To Play Pool For Beginners

Do you want to learn how to play pool for beginners? Pool is a popular game that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. In this article, we will teach you the basics of pool. How do you Play Basic Pool? There are many ways to play pool, but the basics are simple. The … Read more

What Size Tip Do Pro Pool Players Use – What Is Best?


The most popular tip size shaft for pool players today is 13mm. This was the standard size for many years that was delivered with a new cue either from a mass production factory such as Meucci or a custom cue maker like Mike Lambros. Some shaft manufacturers have moved to other sizes in recent years … Read more

5 Easy Tips To Keep Your Pool Cue Longer.

I was feeling a little facetious when I started to write this article. I changed my mind once or twice about publishing it but in the end here it is! These 5 tips are not the usual things that players think of but I wish that I had a dollar for every terrible story that … Read more

Should You Change To A Low Deflection Shaft?-My Experience With LD Shafts.

Introduction. Your decision to change to a low deflection cue shaft will have a major impact on your game if you have been playing for a few years. Some things will be good and some not so, its just not something to take lightly! So Why Did I Even Look At LD Shafts? Firstly, when … Read more

What Size Room Do I Need For A Pool Table? – With Handy Chart.

I have always loved pool, there is something magical about striking that perfect shot and hearing that satisfying thump as your target ball clatters into the intended pocket. Unfortunately, it is a sound I don’t hear very often. Because, you see, despite being a lifelong enthusiast of the game, my skill level never quite catches … Read more

Predator Sport 2 Ice With Sport Wrap – Low Deflection Cue.

predator sport 2 ice pool cue

Introduction. This is a record of my experience with my first predator pool cue which I have had for about a year. I bought a Predator Sport 2 ice with sports wrap used on Ebay last January 2020. I purchased the white (Ice) version, which probably wouldn’t have been my first choice but it was … Read more

Best Cues for Beginner Pool Players – Do You Need Your Own Pool Cue?

Best beginner pool cues

If you’ve just recently started playing the game of pool or billiards as some people call it – congratulations! Welcome to a sport that will bring you endless hours of fun and joy whether you’re practicing solo or playing in a social setting, like the local bar, the pool house or even a friend’s home. … Read more

How Much Should I Expect to Pay for A Pool Table?

Gold crown tables in a room

So, you’ve planned an entertainment area in your home where you can have guests over and just kick back and enjoy a few games. And since you’ve pretty much watched every final of the world 9-ball championships, you’re probably thinking about putting a pool table as the grand centerpiece of your entertainment room. Pool is … Read more

What Is A Low Deflection Pool Cue Shaft – Do I need One?

Low deflection cue shafts

Introduction. Whether you are a keen amateur pool player or just starting out on this great billiards journey, it won’t be long before you hear the word deflection. The speaker could be talking about the cue ball movement, the deflection of the shaft or the latest low deflection high technology cue shaft to be brought … Read more