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Forum: Main Forum 02-22-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By mikemosconi
To me, it appears to be a Lord Brunswick model...

To me, it appears to be a Lord Brunswick model leather case from the 70s ( by the handle design- the Lord Brunswick case had leather handles with metal corners like yours) , which was the top of the...
Forum: Main Forum 02-22-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 320
Posted By mikemosconi
I could not control breaks with phenolic tip...

I could not control breaks with phenolic tip either. For just breaking, I would agree with Triangle or WB. probably any good hard leather tip properly shaped and maintained will do. I am right now...
Forum: Main Forum 02-22-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 938
Posted By mikemosconi
I would agree with this assessment- I have run a...

I would agree with this assessment- I have run a lot of balls on both size tables- 90% of the balls in each rack are pocketed in 4 pockets closest to the rack. if you can run a lot of balls; then the...
Forum: Main Forum 02-22-2020, 04:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 791
Posted By mikemosconi
I remember the day I replaced my Olhausen with a...

I remember the day I replaced my Olhausen with a Gold Crown- what joy! I really miss it now down here in Fl.- but great memories- Enjoy your new table!!
Forum: For Sale Items 02-21-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By mikemosconi
I also feel that 57 inch cues play the best! That...

I also feel that 57 inch cues play the best! That length just seems to be ideal for cue ball movement and control IMO- straight pool players who really needed to control the cue ball in fractions of...
Forum: Main Forum 02-21-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,029
Posted By mikemosconi
Maybe Logic should rule here: if ANY aiming...

Maybe Logic should rule here: if ANY aiming system worked- I mean really worked proof positive 100% of the time- it should then not bee too hard to master- and we would all be EQUAL SHOTMAKERS! So is...
Forum: Main Forum 02-21-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By mikemosconi
Nice video, his running this two racks in the mid...

Nice video, his running this two racks in the mid point of the video were just so effortless - you can just see his command of the cue ball and the table, even though he was long, long retired from...
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,130
Posted By mikemosconi
1965- any NYC area room with good action players...

1965- any NYC area room with good action players coming in and out for some 14.1 and rotation. I was just a little too young- 12- and even though I was playing on our home table then; my older...
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 483
Posted By mikemosconi
I like a tall tip on my cue, don't like playing...

I like a tall tip on my cue, don't like playing with tips close to the ferrule, especially my ivory ferrules, which are many of my cues.
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By mikemosconi
Is it a 56 inch cue not counting the bumper, if...

Is it a 56 inch cue not counting the bumper, if so, definitely a carom cue.
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By mikemosconi
To me, mid 70s to early 80s Adam NB or AH series...

To me, mid 70s to early 80s Adam NB or AH series cue.
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By mikemosconi
May be an Adam carom cue with that large shaft...

May be an Adam carom cue with that large shaft pin?
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By mikemosconi
I dealt with her once on a possible business deal...

I dealt with her once on a possible business deal and she was a very nice person.
Forum: Main Forum 02-20-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 626
Posted By mikemosconi
I once owned an 80s Olhausen and that cabinet...

I once owned an 80s Olhausen and that cabinet that sits on the legs looks exactly like mine did!
Forum: 14.1 Pool 02-18-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 594
Posted By mikemosconi
I contacted Pete- interesting response- basically...

I contacted Pete- interesting response- basically it is an invitational event, but if there were openings, he said they would want bona fide 100 ball runners- not clear if that meant someone who...
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 639
Posted By mikemosconi
I do the same as this fellow- I have "travel...

I do the same as this fellow- I have "travel cues" and I have high end customs that don't 'travel" via airline checked bag
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 853
Posted By mikemosconi
If I were laying out many thousands for a...

If I were laying out many thousands for a Balabushka cue - Pete's word is the only one that I would trust. Someone asked what happens when Pete is gone- his son is in the business- beyond that I...
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By mikemosconi
Yes- I guess if you Really want those cues...

Yes- I guess if you Really want those cues somewhere that you are not driving; you should ship them insured via a mail carrier - IF that can be presumed to be a safer route.
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By mikemosconi
Yes agree, that's why I have a couple of lower...

Yes agree, that's why I have a couple of lower end cues that I use for airline travel. I was just curious as to LEGAL confiscation of cues based upon ivory contents by the TSA as opposed to pure...
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 04:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By mikemosconi
Are the balls hitting the cushions and then not...

Are the balls hitting the cushions and then not rebounding well? Maybe you have some loose bolts holding down the rails, or some dead spots in the cushions where the nine ball racked balls normally...
Forum: Main Forum 02-18-2020, 03:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By mikemosconi
"Transporting" Ivory

OK, so I have read many comments on "shipping" ivory and all the risks involved. Now my question is: anyone hear or read any issues with airline travel involving personal cues that have ivory...
Forum: Main Forum 02-16-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,464
Posted By mikemosconi
Well they would be on eBay sometimes, but you...

Well they would be on eBay sometimes, but you would have to know what to ask to see if it was Japan made- I doubt you will find new old stock so it would be a used cue. There is a guy on ebay from NY...
Forum: Main Forum 02-16-2020, 04:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,566
Posted By mikemosconi
Ultraskin soft blacks right now- years ago the...

Ultraskin soft blacks right now- years ago the Moori mediums. Mueller's will install a new Ultraskin and condition your shaft to look and play like brand new for only $15!
Forum: Main Forum 02-15-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 4,343
Posted By mikemosconi
I would agree with this and perhaps state what he...

I would agree with this and perhaps state what he is saying another way: You need that tip to stay "on" the cueball for as long as possible to impart what one might refer to as "maximum english" ...
Forum: Main Forum 02-14-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By mikemosconi
My understanding is that Scruggs himself, over...

My understanding is that Scruggs himself, over the last 15 years of his cue making, only made the "fancy" SPS with the TS logo on the bottom of the butt - most of those were Bocote into straight...
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