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Forum: Main Forum Today, 03:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,641
Posted By Bavafongoul
I see that itís been confirmed the cue had ivory...

I see that itís been confirmed the cue had ivory in it. Well, if the recipient was outside the United States,
it might have been intercepted in transit or at the receiving country. Folks, you...
Forum: Main Forum Today, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By Bavafongoul
It says custom made but you can order the cue as...

It says custom made but you can order the cue as 17,
18, 19, 20, & 21 ozs. I have a hunch that all they do
is make a light cue to start with & then they just stick
a heavier weight bolt in the...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 09:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 827
Posted By Bavafongoul
My Biggest Disappointment Is Not Owning a Flat Faced Ivory Big Pin Cue by Joel Hercek

I searched high and low for years and posted WTB threads, worked with prominent
cue dealers and even offered a monetary reward as a finders fee for introducing me
to a seller of a Hercek cue...
Forum: Main Forum 08-15-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 797
Posted By Bavafongoul
Here Is What Iíve Learned Over Many Decades Of Playing Pool.

Lots of folks know me as being very meticulous about the weight of my pool cues.
Iíve passed up some great cues that were heavier than my preferred weight range.

All of my flat ivory joint cues...
Forum: Main Forum 08-15-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By Bavafongoul
How Many Readers Havenít Read Dr. Daveís Evaluation of Pool Chalks?

Why is it important to be able to shoot a dozen,
2 dozen or even 3 dozen shots without chalking?

Dr. Dave has shown thru empirical data that all pool
chalks perform the exact same way and there...
Forum: Main Forum 08-15-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 827
Posted By Bavafongoul
Big Pin Flat Ivory Joints (Radial or 3/8 x 10 & 12)

I have played with every version ivory cue joint and after all is said and done,
big pin flat ivory cue joints play the best and my cue collection reflects this.
I could have had my cue-makers use...
Forum: For Sale Items 08-10-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 829
Posted By Bavafongoul
iMO, the cue would be worth more if the joint was...

iMO, the cue would be worth more if the joint was a flat faced ivory joint. It’s been said Tad did not
produce a bunch of ivory joints too so that would by itself raise the cue’s inherent value...
Forum: Non Pool Related 08-07-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,520
Posted By Bavafongoul
I have a Beretta 92 FS listed on my CCW but it is...

I have a Beretta 92 FS listed on my CCW but it is impractical for concealed carry as it is a
full size pistol that does not conceal easily. The imprint is ridiculously conspicuous.

The other...
Forum: Non Pool Related 08-07-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,520
Posted By Bavafongoul
Guns Are Intimidating But Unfortunately Necessary.

In CA, you are not allowed to carry your weapon in any establishment that ďprimarilyĒ sells or serves alcohol.
However, you are permitted to carry if alcohol is not the primary business. Example...
Forum: Non Pool Related 08-06-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,520
Posted By Bavafongoul
I have a patent in for a under the armpit...

I have a patent in for a under the armpit derringer holster that uses water-proof self adhering glue.
Got ya covered as soon as it gets approved. In the meantime, practice your ducking and tuck n’...
Forum: Non Pool Related 08-06-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,520
Posted By Bavafongoul
Do You Carry When Playing Pool.

Last week there was the Gilroy, CA mass shooting at the annual Garlic Festival event.
This week there were two more mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, not Toledo (#45)

Waiting for Washington,...
Forum: Main Forum 08-02-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,784
Posted By Bavafongoul
How About This?

IMO,......the back should not use words or contain any expression.
Instead, perhaps just the silhouette of a pool player in a shooting stance over a pool table.

Something to represent what we...
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 728
Posted By Bavafongoul
Several Azers operate websites that are...

Several Azers operate websites that are respectively headquartered across the nation where they reside.
On these sites, a variety of cues get listed besides just $5k cues and such. It simply...
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Bavafongoul
Weight bolts, which I am not a fan of, should be...

Weight bolts, which I am not a fan of, should be headless and weigh no more than 1/4 oz.
This allows you to position the bolts in the cored cue butt to balance & distribute the weight
versus just...
Forum: For Sale Items 07-30-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By Bavafongoul
Hell, the price is so good I’d even buy them and...

Hell, the price is so good I’d even buy them and I have a new set of Centennials sitting on the shelf
in addition to the set I regularly play with. IMO, Brunswick Centennials are the best looking...
Forum: Main Forum 07-29-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,068
Posted By Bavafongoul
Seems overpriced.......$1600 to $1800 is the...

Seems overpriced.......$1600 to $1800 is the price range and after you pay moving,
setup and new cloth, you might be at the $2500 price but that includes new Simonis,
and bringing it home and...
Forum: Main Forum 07-28-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,404
Posted By Bavafongoul
If you own a cue where a black carbon shaft looks...

If you own a cue where a black carbon shaft looks good with the cue butt design, that’s a plus.
Typically it means you had better own a ebony cue butt because otherwise it looks mismatched.

I...
Forum: Main Forum 07-25-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,110
Posted By Bavafongoul
And for the Burton Spain admirers, let’s not...

And for the Burton Spain admirers, let’s not overlook that Joel Hercek was handed the baton by Burton.
Their relationship is a story unto itself and Joel has become a heralded name in cue-making....
Forum: Main Forum 07-25-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,110
Posted By Bavafongoul
Try contacting Mr. Joel Hercek, who is a...

Try contacting Mr. Joel Hercek, who is a gentleman and also very accommodating.
He reached out to me once, was incredibly gracious and I was amazed by his style.
Joel knows more about his mentor,...
Forum: Main Forum 07-23-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Bavafongoul
Just had my first steroid injection in my left...

Just had my first steroid injection in my left hand a week ago which is my bridge hand.
My pain physician said injections are limited to three (3) within a 12 month period.

Relief was immediate...
Forum: Main Forum 07-22-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,431
Posted By Bavafongoul
IMO.....Play On Tables That Challenge Your Abilities.

In golf, there are different tee boxes that change the hole and make it easier or harder.
It is the same green you eventually get to putt on but the hole difficulty changes with the tees.
Ever play...
Forum: Main Forum 07-21-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,431
Posted By Bavafongoul
I’ve played the 3 toughest golf courses in my...

I’ve played the 3 toughest golf courses in my life over a 3 day weekend 20 years ago.
All of them are on the Monterey Peninsula: Pebble Beach, Spyglass and Spanish Bay.

My NCGA index at that time...
Forum: Main Forum 07-21-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,431
Posted By Bavafongoul
Here are photos of the corner pockets on the...

Here are photos of the corner pockets on the front row tables at Blue Fin Billiards where I play.
All I know is I can and do run racks on these table whereas some other players will struggle.
But...
Forum: Main Forum 07-20-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,350
Posted By Bavafongoul
What do you folks think is the best glove or...

What do you folks think is the best glove or finger slide or anything else?

Personally, it doesn’t matter a tinkers dam to me. I have never worn a glove.

I’m just curious what readers think,...
Forum: Main Forum 07-20-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,153
Posted By Bavafongoul
reserved for pics.

reserved for pics.
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