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Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 11-25-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,205
Posted By KJ Cues
Worth a Read

https://forums.azbilliards.com/showthread.php?t=484519

Please read the entire thread. It's not long.

Thanx, KJ
Forum: Wanted 11-25-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 860
Posted By KJ Cues
I appreciate your metered response. I don't...

I appreciate your metered response. I don't generally troll people but in this case I did, purposely.
This particular thread provided the perfect example and the basis for my even posting again....
Forum: Wanted 11-24-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 860
Posted By KJ Cues
Since you have a lathe it begs the question of...

Since you have a lathe it begs the question of why you don't make your own.
You could then match ring-work exactly as well as pilot depth and diameter.
That would also eliminate the chance of...
Forum: Main Forum 04-24-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,114
Posted By KJ Cues
The deco-rings are aluminum, not nickel, not...

The deco-rings are aluminum, not nickel, not silver. They're generally not coupled with ivory. It may not be ivory.
Everything about the cue is low-end and likely import.
Why is the finish lifting...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-23-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 799
Posted By KJ Cues
Was a clamp used to secure the collar during...

Was a clamp used to secure the collar during cure-time ?
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-21-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By KJ Cues
#1 reason why you don't shape a tip with a...

#1 reason why you don't shape a tip with a pencil-sharpener.
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-20-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,143
Posted By KJ Cues
Bob's own words: (Most of which are total BS...

Bob's own words: (Most of which are total BS IMO.)

http://www.tooboring.com/ph_Why--a--Meucci--Power--Piston_recreation.php

What Bob is describing, the forearm, "is a thin sleeve of high-impact...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-18-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,143
Posted By KJ Cues
That's called the 'Power-Piston'. A Meucci...

That's called the 'Power-Piston'. A Meucci exclusive.
As to it's benefits, I'll let the reader decide.

KJ
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-17-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By KJ Cues
Both methods are considered acceptable and...

Both methods are considered acceptable and quality of adhesive has a lot to do with it.
I use both methods on the same wrap; pin in front, tuck in back with white Elmer's.
In 30 yrs, I don't think...
Forum: Cue Machinery and Supplies 04-17-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,222
Posted By KJ Cues
If still available, I'll take them. KJ

If still available, I'll take them.

KJ
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-17-2018, 03:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,198
Posted By KJ Cues
Who made the cue ? Is this person still alive ?...

Who made the cue ?
Is this person still alive ?
Why aren't you having them make your desired shaft ?

They know what pin they use and I'll bet they can match the ring-work exactly.
They may not...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-15-2018, 03:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 717
Posted By KJ Cues
Coring has been mentioned but I'm not certain...

Coring has been mentioned but I'm not certain why.
You haven't stated any wghts for the wood and EBO is fairly stable,
other than a possibility to check while seasoning.

My concern here would be...
Forum: Main Forum 04-12-2018, 02:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,038
Posted By KJ Cues
You answered your own question of "why were they...

You answered your own question of "why were they made?".
Purely for the money.
IMO, there is nothing special about the McD 'i'shaft.
Once Predator opened the L/D market, several other cue...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-10-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,227
Posted By KJ Cues
In this particular example no, it's not a...

In this particular example no, it's not a bastard, at least in my opinion.
This pin is pertinent to this cue. That's the pin it was meant to have
and for no amount of love or money would I consider...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-10-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,227
Posted By KJ Cues
These are two different pins and nothing about...

These are two different pins and nothing about them is interchangeable.
The pin in the JW is an American ball-screw, 3/8x8
The pin in the Dayton is a 'Radial', 3/8x7.65
Drilling the hole larger...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-07-2018, 02:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By KJ Cues
Are you the original owner? Did you buy the shaft...

Are you the original owner? Did you buy the shaft new?
Predator shafts come with a warranty.
Continued play of the shaft, knowing that it's in need
of repair COULD constitute abuse, ie, good-bye...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-04-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,569
Posted By KJ Cues
^^^

Quite a strong statement. Quite accurate as well.

KJ
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 04-03-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,669
Posted By KJ Cues
I'm truly interested in where you read that. ...

I'm truly interested in where you read that.
I'll tell you why in a minute.

KJ
Forum: Wanted 04-02-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By KJ Cues
Can do, I have one. However, it's a NOS...

Can do, I have one.
However, it's a NOS partial, never hit a ball and I will build it for a Schon with the Runde pilot.
$350 + s/h or you can come get it.

LMK, KJ
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 03-31-2018, 03:21 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,278
Posted By KJ Cues
Who issues a refund without having the return in...

Who issues a refund without having the return in hand ?
Wouldn't you want to at least SEE the complaint issue before refunding.
This isn't your first go-round at being in business.
Did you give...
Forum: Main Forum 03-30-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,274
Posted By KJ Cues
At some point it would be productive to select a...

At some point it would be productive to select a 'glossary of terms' that most are comfortable with.
This one appears to be a good place to start:

http://billiards.colostate.edu/glossary.html
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 03-29-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By KJ Cues
FWIW, you did the right thing in refusing the...

FWIW, you did the right thing in refusing the work. Not all would have.
There are very few who are actually equipped to do a compatible McD UV finish.
The ambitious client would be best served at...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 03-28-2018, 01:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,177
Posted By KJ Cues
SS jnt collars may have been the rage at the...

SS jnt collars may have been the rage at the 'time' but times change.
IMO, SS was the best they could come-up with. We've advanced.

The stainless steel joint collar and the pilot go hand in hand;...
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 03-15-2018, 03:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,537
Posted By KJ Cues
No I'm not. Where the hell did you get that ? ...

No I'm not. Where the hell did you get that ?
You know my position on coring. I'm not suggesting coring at all here.
I'm quite capable of speaking and writing for myself; I don't need a translator....
Forum: Ask The Cuemaker 03-14-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,537
Posted By KJ Cues
.875 - 7/8" B/S tenon dia. seems to be gaining in...

.875 - 7/8" B/S tenon dia. seems to be gaining in popularity of late.
Likely due to the possible warp issue. The concept has been around for a while.

My contribution to this thread is that the...
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