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  1. Cuaba

    Show us your HOME ROOMS !!

  2. Cuaba

    Show us your HOME ROOMS !!

    That built in cellar holds over 200 bottles plus a few dozen Magnums. Right now I've got magnums of 8 Years In The Desert along with bottles of it and other Orin Swift wines. When I'm in Europe I buy Sassicaia and good French wines to bring back. For normal consumption I've got Decoy...
  3. Cuaba

    Show us your HOME ROOMS !!

    Thank you. I never even thought about that. My friends & I play at a high enough level that balls rarely get off the table. I'll take my chances for now & we'll see how it goes...
  4. Cuaba

    Show us your HOME ROOMS !!

    TSR Concrete coating. The floor had a worn epoxy finish. I figured I might as well fix it before I put the table on it. Cost $4K (I think it was $18 a square foot ?)...
  5. Cuaba

    Show us your HOME ROOMS !!

    This is still a work in progress in my new house. Wine cellar/pool room with a GC4 & light. Simonis cloth & Centennial balls. Still need to get a few Brunswick Centennial Spectator Chairs and a bar/table for drinks. Also have a bunch of billiard art/memorabilia to put on the walls. Will be...
  6. Cuaba

    Shane Van Boening on "60 Minutes," December 4, 7:30 p.m. Eastern

    Watched it online on my phone here in Switzerland (not available on TV here.) Excellent segment that I hope will attract corporate sponsors.
  7. Cuaba

    Can I see your pool table lights?

    My Billiard Room/Wine Cellar/Man Cave is still a work in progress. First was a new TSR floor, then a Brunswick GC Tournament light with LED bulbs. My Tournament GC4 goes in next month. I took this pic right after my electrician & I got the light mounted.
  8. Cuaba

    How does a cue play?

    Back in the day, the way a cue played was mostly about "the hit", which describes the sound & feel of a cue when it hits the ball. At that point the cue becomes a percussion instrument, and the sound & feel reveals the quality of the materials and construction. The sound & feel of a great hit...
  9. Cuaba

    Who are the 'Old Schoolers' of AZ

  10. Cuaba

    How to Run Out in 8-Ball on a Bar Box

    Well played. I still can't believe there aren't 100+ nits telling you how they would have done it...
  11. Cuaba

    Pool Tourism

    Bangkok is best. About a half dozen nice pool rooms with well kept 9 foot tables within a square mile on lower Sukhumvit. Girls rack the balls for you, and there is action all the time. Tournaments and/or leagues every day…
  12. Cuaba

    Maynard Parrish (Rip)
  13. Cuaba

    Maynard Parrish (Rip)

    He is from Monmouth Illinois. The older local players still remember him. Best player to come out of Monmouth since Ralf Greenleaf.
  14. Cuaba

    Need help cleaning my balls

    About 25 years ago Joe Porper told me Brillianize is the best stuff for cleaning pool balls. I have been using it ever since. You can order it at
  15. Cuaba

    Griff's in Las Vegas

    He is promoting the show on his FB page, and still show his employment as Griff's manager... ???
  16. Cuaba

    Stolen cues alert! Lafayette LA last Monday night.

    Very sorry to hear this. Hope you get them back.
  17. Cuaba

    Pawn Stars

    They have my book in the shop and every once in a while you can see it on the shelf behind the old man. I have offered to appear as a cue expert on the show if they ever get a good one. I also screen tested to star in a reality show for the History Channel, but it never got off the ground.
  18. Cuaba

    Tony Annigoni suicide

    The Golden Gate Bridge is the most common suicide destination in the world. People actually travel from all over the world to jump off. There are many cameras placed on the bridge to capture what happens, and there are many videographers who stake it out to capture footage. They even made a...
  19. Cuaba

    Scott Middleton - Has anyone had any dealings with Him

    I have known Scott for over 25 years. He has had a good reputation in the industry for as long as I've known him.
  20. Cuaba

    Troy Frank

    I was there when he beat Efren to win the Derby City 9 Ball final. Great player. Last I heard he was working at a restaurant in Florida...