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Forum: Main Forum 08-06-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 398
Posted By MitchAlsup
"On a push out, the cue ball is not required to...

"On a push out, the cue ball is not required to contact any object ball nor any cushion"

"Not required" implies "may" The cue ball may contact any object ball...but it is not necessary to contact...
Forum: Main Forum 08-05-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,146
Posted By MitchAlsup
You could put the cue close to the rail around...

You could put the cue close to the rail around where the 13 is, then pot the 1 with slow* speed and a bit of top and roll the CB out just past the head spot for a shot in the corner. If it rolls too...
Forum: Main Forum 08-05-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By MitchAlsup
I play better pool after a long hard day of...

I play better pool after a long hard day of engineering--something about allowing the mind to relax when you aren't sleepy tired, but don't want to have the mind "at work" any longer. The...
Forum: Main Forum 08-03-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 683
Posted By MitchAlsup
By and large the custom cue makers cannot make...

By and large the custom cue makers cannot make their own CF shafts--they can, however, fit a CF shaft to one of their custom butts.
Forum: Main Forum 08-03-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,027
Posted By MitchAlsup
Different rules back then.....

Different rules back then.....
Forum: Main Forum 08-03-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By MitchAlsup
Unilock is piloted and is not going anywhere.

Unilock is piloted and is not going anywhere.
Forum: Main Forum 08-02-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By MitchAlsup
Basically, if the tension created by the threads...

Basically, if the tension created by the threads can hold the butt to the shaft with at least the strength of a continuous (no-joint) single piece of wood, then the joint is going to be fine.

All...
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,090
Posted By MitchAlsup
I never found a black laminated tip I like--they...

I never found a black laminated tip I like--they always mis-cued too often.

I have been using tan (pig skin) Talisman tips for over a decade (hard). These things last 1.5-2 years, only need...
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By MitchAlsup
I have 760 on my 8 foot table that is 8 years...

I have 760 on my 8 foot table that is 8 years old--it has the typical pock marks from jumps and draws with the CB on the rail, but no a single torn fiber.

The trick is that I don't break, I just...
Forum: Main Forum 07-30-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,951
Posted By MitchAlsup
A bat is hit on its side so the pressure of...

A bat is hit on its side so the pressure of contact is distributed (fairly evenly) and the weight of the bat is "seen" by the baseball. (4" thick)

A CB is hit with the tip of the cue and the...
Forum: Main Forum 07-30-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,951
Posted By MitchAlsup
The speed of sound in maple is such that the...

The speed of sound in maple is such that the pressure at the tip cannot even reach the joint boy the time the CB has already left.

Weight has nothing to do with it. It is based only on the speed...
Forum: Main Forum 07-30-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,951
Posted By MitchAlsup
I enjoyed this thought.......BUT Since the...

I enjoyed this thought.......BUT

Since the shock wave from making contact (0 ms) with the CB does not arrive at the joint by the time the CB has left (1-2 ms) the tip and is traveling faster than...
Forum: Main Forum 07-29-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,534
Posted By MitchAlsup
The shock wave from the tip contacting the CB...

The shock wave from the tip contacting the CB does not even reach the joint by the time the CB has left the tip traveling forward. So, the overall weight of the cue maters little.



Only by...
Forum: Main Forum 07-29-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,534
Posted By MitchAlsup
It is not just how much the cue weighs it is...

It is not just how much the cue weighs
it is also how that weight is distributed along the cue.

{more towards the back or more towards the front}
{low polar moment, higher polar moment}
Forum: Main Forum 07-27-2020, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 542
Posted By MitchAlsup
It is designed so that the lateral P-wave from an...

It is designed so that the lateral P-wave from an earthquake will not damage the legs on the table.
Forum: Main Forum 07-23-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,588
Posted By MitchAlsup
If everybody had applied social distancing and...

If everybody had applied social distancing and mask wearing from the beginning of re-opening, 70% of the death toll would still be alive.

The virus started this, the people unwilling to social...
Forum: Main Forum 07-23-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,588
Posted By MitchAlsup
What we are witnessing is the inverted structure...

What we are witnessing is the inverted structure of our economic system and the selfishness of our population.

A business that has been established for 10+ years should NOT be paying rent/lease...
Forum: Main Forum 07-20-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,980
Posted By MitchAlsup
No elbow movement is optimal on lower energy...

No elbow movement is optimal on lower energy shots, some movement is allowed on higher energy shots.

[QUOTE]2) OB or CB Last. Some instructors and players will tell you that you have to look at...
Forum: Main Forum 07-18-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By MitchAlsup
To me these are the most endearing qualities. ...

To me these are the most endearing qualities.

We will all miss him greatly.......
Forum: Main Forum 07-15-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 498
Posted By MitchAlsup
It would be more entertaining if a member of the...

It would be more entertaining if a member of the audience was chosen to come down and rack the balls, then the breaker had to take whatever shape the rack was in.
Forum: Main Forum 07-14-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,186
Posted By MitchAlsup
I thought the Sardo rack was used in tournaments...

I thought the Sardo rack was used in tournaments because Sardo partially sponsored the tournament.
Forum: Main Forum 07-13-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,498
Posted By MitchAlsup
scam and win (like betting a sucker)? or put...

scam and win (like betting a sucker)?
or put on a tournament and run with prize money?



Sharking,
or Hustling?
Forum: Main Forum 07-12-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 994
Posted By MitchAlsup
The ferrule adds weight, thus will have more...

The ferrule adds weight, thus will have more deflection
The ferrule adds protection, preventing the wood from splitting

Longevity or low deflection is your pick!
Forum: Main Forum 07-09-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,426
Posted By MitchAlsup
I think this is just another sign of the...

I think this is just another sign of the times--the death of retail is at hand.
Forum: Main Forum 07-07-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,315
Posted By MitchAlsup
As long as we have 2 groups of people, a) one...

As long as we have 2 groups of people,
a) one willing to sacrifice a smidgen of their life style to avoid harming others,
b) and the other group who is not,
we will never get out of this...
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