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  1. Exile

    Looking for Green DYED wood

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for some of the dyed green birds eye maple (or other wood if not). I need a length of at least 12". Any help would be appreciated. Shipping to the UK. Thanks in advance, Exile.
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    interesting and well put together video

    I know i'm not actually "asking the cuemaker" here but i thought a few of my fellow craftsmen might appreciate this...
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    My latest work

    Hi everyone, Not been on here in a while so I thought I'd share my latest snooker cue with you all.
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    Ebony value

    Picked up this little beauty. 70 year old African ebony. Jet black. What do you think it's worth? I'm not selling but I'm just curious
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    My first 2

    Hi guys, Not posted in a while. Been busy getting married, buying houses and becoming a father. I've been repairing for a while but have decided to start making cues from scratch. Here are my first 2 in progress. Both will become English pool cues and have been ordered by good friends. Thanks
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    Reccomended glue for brass/steel joints.

    Hi All, I'm looking to do my first joint work and split a one piece cue. I've done the split and got the joints installed (dry fit) and everything lines up nicely. I know i can't use a brittle epoxy but i'm not sure what to use. Can anyone reccomend something that will flex, take impact and...
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    Help cleaning dark dust out of light wood?

    Hi guys, I looking for some sage wisdom. I'm starting to learn how to splice cues and have run up againgst a problem. My splices came out quite nice (realative to it being my first attempt:rolleyes:) but when i go to sand it smooth i find that the dust from the darker wood is getting into the...
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    ***Attention Mike Wooldridge owners***

    In the sale section... 2 beautiful mini butts for sale on a AZB'er special.
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    *SALE* Mini Butt for Snooker or UK pool cue. Fits Mike Wooldridge cues

    Hi Guys, For sale... I have 2 Mini butt extensions for a Mike Wooldridge Snooker or UK Pool cue on ebay at the moment. If anyone is interested i'll give FREE STANDARD INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING to any AZBilliards member. Just mention my screen name "Exile" if you win the auction or buy it now...
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    bandsaw blade question

    Hi Guys, I need a little help. I recently bought a bandsaw to further the cue building quest. Its just a little one but it seems to be up to the task... ish :confused: It came with a 1/4in thick blade which gives a beautiful straight cut along the wood in one direction but goes off at all...
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    How to blacken the grain in an ASH shaft?

    Like the title says... Mainly for English pool and snooker cues. Thanks in advance.:thumbup:
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    ENGLISH 8 Ball live now Go to the live stream area.
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    Can anyone identify these tips?

    found these in an old drawer. The date on the envelope they were in says they should be at least 19 years old. Does anyone know who made them?
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    "Dynamite" Daz interview

    nice informal interview...
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    Dovetails and accessories

    Hi Guys, I'd like to share this little find with those of you who like to build your own machines. I hope it comes in use to someone. :thumbup:
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    14.1 rule question

    Hi guys, Its been a long day so stay with me on this... If i pot a ball legally then on the same shot pot another ball with the cue ball unintentionally... what happens to that 2nd ball? Is it spotted? Have i committed a foul? Is it 2 points for me? Thanks in advance,
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    14.1 on 9ft US table vs 7ft English table

    Afternoon all, I started playing 14.1 on English tables a few weeks ago and I've noticed that the game is totally different compared to playing on 9ft American tables. On a 9ft'er I can regularly run 70's and 80's without too much trouble but getting past a 30 on an English table is proving to...
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    Best glue to use in this situation?

    a picture is worth a thousand words as they say...
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    Straightening a cue advice needed

    Hi guys, I need to straighten a bent cue. Any pearls of wisdom would be appreciated. The key thing i'm trying to find out from an experienced cue maker is whats the best heat source for this job? Wet heat (Steam) or dry heat (heat gun)? Thanks guys :grin:
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    R.I.P Hurricane :(