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    Another APA "situation" would like an opinion on

    Ok so I have a couple of situations arise during the past few weeks. APA 8 ball. the first one being; While playing a guy I freeze my ball to another one of my balls because of a "table roll" so a shot I often do is' to jack up my cue like 90 degrees with my bridge hand off the table in...
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    The Earl Strickland story on SKY sports

    I read somewhere that this was supposed to be on tonight on SKY sports but I dont think I get that in my area. so does anyone know If there is a link that I can watch this on my computer or something thanks in advance.
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    INfo on APA Masters div.

    So i was asked to join a Masters team, and I have looked on their web site for info. to no avail. can somebody fill me in on the format rules etc.? or maybe a link to this info. thanks
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    Help With Predator BK2

    First I have had the BK2 for 10 years, and now the unilock insert for the shaft is comming out, I would like to know any suggestions how to fix it instead of taking the time to send it back. also does anyone know how long Predators warranty last?
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    ok How to deal with not playing the same as we used to...

    So I have been playing like a complete retard and its getting to the point that I feel i am wasting my time any more... let me explain Well a couple of months ago. I competed in and won a APA singles mini event which is 1 step away from going to vegas. beating a guy who won the vegas...
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    what kind of glue do i use on a ferrule that flew off

    so with the awesome timing that could only happen to me, I was playing in a singles board and I have to win 5-3 against a 5 (awesome) he's on the hill I need 2 more and i break make the 8 ball and my ferrule flys across the room and the cue ball flys off the table also such a great...
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    Can I use a white diamond tip on my playing cue

    I understand this may be a stupid question and I have used the search feature: but curious as to if anyone has ever used this tip to shoot with not just as a break jump tip. I have an extra one lying around and my sneaky pete 's cue tip flew off last week and I need to put...
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    An APA question for league operators....

    hi here's the deal I have been in the league for 12 years and feel that my playing skill are on the decline.. I am loosing my eye sight from work conditions and age. ( i need glasses and been too busy to get some) my question is: I have been a SL 6 for about 7 years now before that i had...
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    Anyone near Reading Pa who does cue work

    Like installing tips and such I bought a white diamnd break tip and tried installing it like many other tips I have installed but did a number on my break cue. just wanna leave it up to some with the right tooling
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    What does this mean exactly "help an idiot"

    Now some Will consider this a stupid question but oh well. I need to know what exactly does "beating the 9 ball ghost" I mean cant we use regular english these days I am fairly new to the game by most standards and dont really gamble so maybe thats why I dont have a grasp on some of...
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    need opinion on this :

    Hi all I have been thinking of using my collectors cue (Joe Balsis personally owned joss cue, given to him at his inducton to the BCA hall of fame) I have had this cue for several years now and have heard opinions on the value of it. anywhere between 2500-8k$ I feel somewhere in the...
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    Break speed for android????'s

    Hi I just bought this for my my touch phone, and it seems to be working fine. but my question is has anybody noticed that there isn't alot of consistancy, example, I have a fairly hard break, hit 26 mph in vegas in 03. this maybe be a little less now as i put on weight, but I went...
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    Opinion on Big (Cue) balls :)

    Hi I made the mistake of playing on another APA team this session, and well until this past tuesday I was doing rather well. I am a SL 6 (used to be a 7) and have had my ups and downs over the past few years. there is a post about all that on here somewhere. well this session i have been...
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    Forsale JOSS "Joe Balsis" cue

    Hi i am new to these forums but have a beautiful, early 80's Joss made for Joe Balsis (straight Pool) and given to him for his induction into the hall of fame. I have the cue with loads of ivory I dont know how to load photos on here but there are a couple on another post I made trying to...
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    Need advice As I used to be pretty good now I am NOT

    Hi my name is Scott this will be my first post in the forums except for trying to identify a cue. anyways, I am 38y.o. I have been playing 10-11 years, and when i first started I was the typical banger. it was when I heard someone make a sarcastic comment about this I decided to try...
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