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  1. jgpool

    Simonis 760

    We have Simonis 760 cloth on our community's 4 pool tables. How long should that cloth last? Number of games? I was told 5000 games. :confused: Thanks in advance.
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    Simonis X-1 Cleaner

    Has anyone used this product? Simonis-x-1-pool-table-cloth-cleaner. Is it worth it?
  3. jgpool

    Diamond Pool Table Lights

    We are in the process of putting together a billiards room in our retirement community. Here is my question. Will a Diamond pool table light for a 7" table work on an 8" table? If anyone has done this, how high is your light from the floor?
  4. jgpool

    Diamond Pool Table Lights

    We are in the process of putting together a billiards room in our retirement community. Here is my question. Will a Diamond pool table light for a 7" table work on an 8" table? If anyone has done this, how high is your light from the floor?
  5. jgpool

    8-Ball Rule Qeustion

    I'm playing 8-Ball and I have solids, I shoot in the 7-Ball and hit the 4-Ball very very close to the corner pocket on the same shot, it's hanging there. On my next shot I'm shooting the 4-Ball and just as I contact the cue the 4-Ball drops, by the time the cue gets to the pocket there's...
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    Marvin Yakos

    Anyone in the pool world heard of Marvin Yakos?
  7. jgpool

    Pool Halls

    I will be in Carmel By The Sea CA for the last half of June. Is Easy Streets in Monterey a nice pool room? Are there any other pool rooms around the area that any of you are familiar with? Reviews?
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    Pool Table Distance Between Tables

    We are putting together a billiard center in our retirement community and I have a question. What is a comfortable distance between side by side 8 foot pool tables?
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    ID this Photo??

    Anyone have any idea what this is a picture of or where it took place?
  10. jgpool

    BCA Rules

    I have been told that a scratch on the break in 8-ball gives the other player ball in hand anywhere on the table. If this is true (I can not find where the BCA rules states that) where is it stated in the BCA rules. Thank you in advance. :confused::confused:
  11. jgpool

    Cue Ball Behind Head String

    1). When you have cue ball in hand behind the head string, does the object ball that is your target have to be completely over the head string or most of it over the head string? I cannot find this in the BCA Rules. 2). When you have ball in hand behind the head string can you place the...
  12. jgpool

    Scottsdale AZ Pool Tables

    I will be in Scottsdale AZ mid July for 10 days. Does anyone know of any bars with pool tables or pool rooms in Scottsdale AZ? Thanks in advance.
  13. jgpool

    Who's This Player?

    Our pool club is planning a fundraiser and one of our prizes for the raffle is the original oil painting of a pool player done by one of our members. Here is the picture of the painting. Does it resemble any pro players?
  14. jgpool

    Tournament Draw Question

    Here's the situation: I am running a tournament with 18 participants today. I am using a 32 man bracket. So there are 14 byes in the 1st round, which means I will have only 2 matches in the 1st round. I have one player who is going to be a little late so I will have to draw for him. What...
  15. jgpool

    Space between tables

    What is a comfortable space between pool tables and the surrounding walls? I have allowed 7 ft between tables and 5 1/2 ft to the surrounding walls. Is this too much, not enough? Any help is appreciated. :confused:
  16. jgpool

    Pool Players of the Brooke

    Hello fellow AZBrs. We have created a billiard club in a retirement community outside of Tuscon AZ. We have also created a logo and are looking to get some shirts made. Does anyone have info on who could create the shirts at a reasonable price. What I'm finding is $45 and up. Here is our logo.
  17. jgpool

    One Pocket

    I have just started to play One Pocket and enjoy it very much. Here are my questions. 1). How to determine the break? :confused: 2). As a player in this game do you want the break or not and why? :confused: Thanks in advance. :smile:
  18. jgpool

    Tourney Buy Back?

    I have been running small dbl elim pool tournaments for many years but I have never allowed a buy back into the tourney. Can anyone describe the process of a buy back? Where in the bracket do you insert the player buying his way back into the tourney? Any help with this is very much appreciated.
  19. jgpool

    BCA Rules Help

    Here's my question about the BCA 8-Ball rules: If I foul or scratch on the 8-Ball and I do not make the 8-Ball, do I lose? Thanks in advance.
  20. jgpool

    I have a ?

    I have been getting familiar with BCA 8-Ball rules. I have the 2011-2012 rule book. My question is this. Is the only ball that is ever spotted in the game of 8-Ball the 8? This is my understanding from what I have read in the BCA Rule book. Is this correct? If not please direct me to the...
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