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Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 08:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,427
Posted By sbpoolleague
It's perfectly fine to try out the APA for a...

It's perfectly fine to try out the APA for a little while then graduate to a real league, like the BCAPL, when you get serious about your game.
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 07:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,056
Posted By sbpoolleague
If this is your stated goal then stay away from...

If this is your stated goal then stay away from the APA at all costs. Find a BCAPL league if you want to improve. If you want to get drunk and don't care about your game or whether or not you and...
Forum: Main Forum 08-17-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By sbpoolleague
I didn't know Ponzi played pool. The Donald...

I didn't know Ponzi played pool.

The Donald Trump of billiard games. And no, I don't mean that in a good way.
Forum: Main Forum 08-16-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,018
Posted By sbpoolleague
Because we are not a communist country that pays...

Because we are not a communist country that pays people to get good at sports.

China is trying to take over the world. Wake up.
Forum: Main Forum 07-18-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,023
Posted By sbpoolleague
Red Master chalk has a slightly smoky flavor, I...

Red Master chalk has a slightly smoky flavor, I rate it 8.3 out of 10.
Predator chalk sticks to my dental work so I avoid licking those cubes.
Kamui chalk pairs well with a crisp Chardonnay.
Forum: Main Forum 07-15-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By sbpoolleague
NEWS FLASH... Fargo ratings are recalculated...

NEWS FLASH...

Fargo ratings are recalculated (and they can change) daily, whether you play or not.
Forum: Main Forum 07-12-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,112
Posted By sbpoolleague
I guess some people know what they are talking...

I guess some people know what they are talking about and some don't.
Forum: Main Forum 06-27-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,520
Posted By sbpoolleague
BLACK CLOTH???? ...

BLACK CLOTH????

https://media.giphy.com/media/DsdVe5jhHWNC8/giphy.gif
Forum: Main Forum 06-18-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 444
Posted By sbpoolleague
Two hours? This software engineer and web...

Two hours? This software engineer and web designer would love to see that.
Forum: Main Forum 06-09-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,071
Posted By sbpoolleague
Hey Mark it's Chris. I can see CSI changing a...

Hey Mark it's Chris. I can see CSI changing a newer player's (newer to Fargo that is) starting rating based on what they see in a Vegas tourney, but not based on league play. If you are using LMS,...
Forum: Main Forum 06-04-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
I agree with you wholeheartedly. And it...

I agree with you wholeheartedly.

And it doesn't take hours to roll balls. It takes seconds.
Forum: Main Forum 06-04-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
Yes you are correct

Yes you are correct
Forum: Main Forum 06-04-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
I have seen dozens of bar tables re-felted and...

I have seen dozens of bar tables re-felted and every time the slate is lifted up onto two rollers to ease the process and to get underneath the slate to clean the table.
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,009
Posted By sbpoolleague
Yes it is difficult when the establishment does...

Yes it is difficult when the establishment does not own the equipment. Vendors are cheap and don't like to spend big bucks on quality cloth.

While our league does not "require" bars to use...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
You are right. Machinists levels are fine. I...

You are right. Machinists levels are fine. I thought they were, and when I did my math and it showed they weren't, I was confused. I was off by a decimal point.

That doesn't detract from my...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
Maybe I am confusing flatness with level here. ...

Maybe I am confusing flatness with level here. But in the end, once you have a good slate, it's the level that you are worried about.

How did I come up with that? The online specs for the 12"...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
You are right, I was off by a decimal point. ...

You are right, I was off by a decimal point.

The WPA specs say "overall flatness within + .020 inches [.508 mm] lengthwise and + .010 inches [.254 mm] across the width"

Width of a regulation...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
On a 7' table you do.

On a 7' table you do.
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
I am most familiar with bar tables, which you...

I am most familiar with bar tables, which you have to lift up the slate to put the felt on.
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
A 12" Starrett Machinists Level has an accuracy...

A 12" Starrett Machinists Level has an accuracy of 0.005 inches per foot. For a regulation table that equates to 0.0225 inches across the width of the table.
The WPA equipment specifications call...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
That makes no sense whatsoever. So you cherried...

That makes no sense whatsoever. So you cherried out the level on the naked table...then what? You have to lift the slate out, install the felt, then put the slate back, then re-level the table...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
I will bet it is not accurate enough. What brand...

I will bet it is not accurate enough. What brand is it?
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,627
Posted By sbpoolleague
I can tell you that you are wasting your time...

I can tell you that you are wasting your time using a regular level when leveling a table, unless you have purchased a very accurate, very expensive level.
Tables need to be leveled so that the...
Forum: Main Forum 06-03-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,009
Posted By sbpoolleague
What I did as a league operator was to educate...

What I did as a league operator was to educate the owners of our sponsoring bars about the benefits of having quality equipment, including professional cloth. In some cases the league helped bars...
Forum: Main Forum 05-29-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,235
Posted By sbpoolleague
1. If you are an APA 5 and another guy is an APA...

1. If you are an APA 5 and another guy is an APA 5 and your Fargo rate is a lot higher than his, why does that imply that Fargo ratings can be manipulated? Sounds to me like you are rated too low...
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