Does my pool cue need a tip?
The tip is the most important part of your cue. After all, it’s the only part of the cue that actually contacts the cue ball. A mis-shapen, worn out, or bad tip can and will throw off your game. So, it’s important to keep your tip in tip-top shape.
How do I know what size tip for my cue?
Tip Size (Diameter) This choice is driven completely by the size of the end of the shaft you are using. Generally, standard shafts will come at a 13mm diameter at the tip end. Most major cue manufacturers will offer these as standard, unless a different size is requested.
What is the most common pool cue tip size?
Generally speaking most pool players prefer and 8mm to 8.5mm tip for a 1 & 7/8 pool cue ball, and most snooker players prefer a 9.5mm to 10mm tip for a full size 2 1/16 snooker cue ball. American pool uses an even bigger cue ball so the tip sizes are normally between 12.5 mm and 13.5mm.
What size shaft do most pool players use?
13mm comes standard on most pool cue shafts. 12.5mm are often started as 13mm tips, then reduced to a smaller size….Each of these pool cue shaft diameter sizes has its own purpose, and we’re going to review that right now.
- 13 mm Diameter Shaft Tip:
- 12.50 mm Diameter Shaft Tip:
- 11.75 mm Diameter Shaft Tip:
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How do I take care of my Viking cue?
Your Viking cue will likely end up with nicks and scratches from normal play. We recommend the Q-Wiz shaft conditioner for use with Viking cues. This and other cue care products are available at your nearest authorized Viking Cue dealer. Avoid leaning your Viking cue against a wall or counter.
Is the Viking cue showroom open?
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What is the warranty on a Viking cue?
Viking cue Mfg., Inc. warrants against warpage and all components of the cue for the life of the product, but excludes replaceable parts such as the tip, ferrule, finish and bumper. Viking cues covered by this warranty will be repaired or replaced without charge.