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Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 10:45 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By mikemosconi
For a merry widow I would want BEM, I prefer...

For a merry widow I would want BEM, I prefer ebony for points , butt sleeves, and for the forearm if combined with snakewood points. My favorite cues are any combinations of ebony points, ivory...
Forum: Main Forum 01-16-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By mikemosconi
"Dirty Tactics" to win large bets on pool games?...

"Dirty Tactics" to win large bets on pool games? Not a very good idea in my opinion. I hope I never bet with anyone who takes this stuff seriously.
Forum: Main Forum 01-16-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By mikemosconi
You were just joking about thinking this might be...

You were just joking about thinking this might be one- right?
Forum: Main Forum 01-15-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,194
Posted By mikemosconi
I would say that great players can DELIVER the...

I would say that great players can DELIVER the cue to the cue ball with any motion they are most comfortable executing- What makes a great stroke is not at all how it looks- it is that the stroke...
Forum: Main Forum 01-14-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 877
Posted By mikemosconi
Thank You! I ordered a few books of interest.

Thank You! I ordered a few books of interest.
Forum: 14.1 Pool 01-13-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,594
Posted By mikemosconi
I am not sure why any of this matters anyhow- how...

I am not sure why any of this matters anyhow- how many other sports count non-competitive achievements in their record books? We measure greats in sports by their competitive achievements, not what...
Forum: Main Forum 01-13-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,559
Posted By mikemosconi
Thanks! I watched Jeremy in the midnight match...

Thanks! I watched Jeremy in the midnight match and he looked exhausted then. I would agree with you, having to play another match took a huge toll on him; had he won the SVB match Saturday night ; I...
Forum: Main Forum 01-12-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By mikemosconi
Best advice I can give you is to practice the...

Best advice I can give you is to practice the week before the event on a table similar in speed and pocket size to the venue. Use ONLY the cue you will play with at the event for a full week prior....
Forum: Main Forum 01-10-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,911
Posted By mikemosconi
Yep- final object ball contact point is found and...

Yep- final object ball contact point is found and locked in while down - the last adjustment to what you saw when standing.
Forum: Main Forum 01-10-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,911
Posted By mikemosconi
Yep- this is the best way to "stay down and don't...

Yep- this is the best way to "stay down and don't jump up". There is NOTHING you can TELL yourself to stay down in pool or golf - you have to have a METHOD of shot approach that KEEPS you down...
Forum: Main Forum 01-10-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,911
Posted By mikemosconi
I see a lot of wisdom in this advice- keep it ALL...

I see a lot of wisdom in this advice- keep it ALL very simple- SIMPLE starts with, as Dean says, "sight" every shot while standing, get the line of the shot and decide, ( also decide on the stroke...
Forum: Main Forum 01-08-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 881
Posted By mikemosconi
For me, it has always been master chalk- I view...

For me, it has always been master chalk- I view chalking my cue before each shot as part of my pre shot routine and integral to my rhythm at the table. It works for me and see no reason to change. I...
Forum: Main Forum 01-08-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By mikemosconi
If I were to teach someone how to play the game...

If I were to teach someone how to play the game today, and they asked me what their ideal stroke should look like- my answer would be that it can look like anything at all as long as it always has 3...
Forum: 14.1 Pool 01-07-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 858
Posted By mikemosconi
I have to agree here, this jumped out at me right...

I have to agree here, this jumped out at me right away. IMO getting "stuck" after primary or secondary break shots in 14.1 has - of course a lot to do with hitting the wrong ball in the stack, but it...
Forum: Main Forum 01-07-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,761
Posted By mikemosconi
I have played the following : Earl Strickland,...

I have played the following : Earl Strickland, Johnny Archer, Tommy Kennedy, Tony Robles, Mika Immonen, Allison Fisher, Jennifer Beretta, Lori Jon Jones, Danny Barouty, Johnny Tona ( friend of...
Forum: Main Forum 01-07-2020, 12:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,147
Posted By mikemosconi
I think that this answer sums it all up very...

I think that this answer sums it all up very simply - I would only add that there are two forms of collecting- one is just a hobby and one is an addiction. The difference is control.
Forum: Main Forum 01-06-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 996
Posted By mikemosconi
A really neat looking cue for a fisherman- cork...

A really neat looking cue for a fisherman- cork kept in a dry, environment should be fine for years. Keep it away from a lot of moisture or heat.
Forum: Main Forum 01-06-2020, 04:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 664
Posted By mikemosconi
This is a catch 22 situation for pool right now...

This is a catch 22 situation for pool right now where the spectators benefit. Prices for sporting events, like everything else are based on supply and demand. if everyone wanted to watch pro pool,...
Forum: Main Forum 01-06-2020, 03:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,414
Posted By mikemosconi
I just caught the finals- not great pool by any...

I just caught the finals- not great pool by any stretch- but that happens sometimes, even at a pro level. I have played against both of these women going back some years. Allison seemed like more of...
Forum: Main Forum 01-05-2020, 05:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,009
Posted By mikemosconi
Maybe we should help you by FIRST helping you ask...

Maybe we should help you by FIRST helping you ask the right questions- So you want a custom cue made just for you- no problem. so you want a custom cue made with a softer hit- no problem. NOW- what...
Forum: Main Forum 01-04-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,406
Posted By mikemosconi
Played with Meucci, Helmstter, Heubler,...

Played with Meucci, Helmstter, Heubler, McDermott, Adam, Mali, and I felt that for me the Heubler was the best constructed cue and played the best- but I would not use any of those cues as a excuse...
Forum: Main Forum 01-04-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,450
Posted By mikemosconi
I believe that gambling, tournament play,...

I believe that gambling, tournament play, friendly match ups, or solo pool are all individual decisions for many, many reasons. But, I also do believe that one has to have some decent level of...
Forum: Main Forum 01-04-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,073
Posted By mikemosconi
I have not lost my motivation to practice for...

I have not lost my motivation to practice for hours at a time if I could. I have not lost my interest in competing. My health is good, eyesight good, in shape, but at 66 my back just cannot take...
Forum: Main Forum 01-04-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,556
Posted By mikemosconi
Starting about 15:10 where Ralph describes the...

Starting about 15:10 where Ralph describes the "OK" time to pull the trigger on the shot is one of, if not THE most essential element of consistency in aiming and shot making. it is under estimated...
Forum: Main Forum 01-03-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By mikemosconi
I think that in all sports- each participant...

I think that in all sports- each participant needs to define for themselves what level of "consistency " they are willing to accept. I would agree that lower level players in any sport most probably...
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