PRESENTATION

Description :

Located at the end of the cue, the cue tip is the part that comes in contact with the cue ball.

It sticks on a plastic ring ( the ferrule ) which is itself screwed on the tip of the shaft.
- cue tip - ferrule - end of the shaft



- End of the shaft





Composition :

The cue tips can consist of three different materials:

  • Leather
  • Skin agglomerated

The cue tips are carried out in leather technology mono-layer or multi-layer technique (multiple layers bonded with glue).

Mono-layer cue tips





Multi-layer cue tips

The multi-layer cue tips are more expensive but they last longer.






Hardness :


They are divided into 3 ranges:
  • SOFT (tender cue tip)
  • 1 / 2 HARD (intermediate)
  • HARD (hard cue tip)


HOW TO CHOOSE OUR CUE TIP ?

For free games, the 'soft' tooltips seem to be good.

The next list shows the density of a lot of tip brand.

Soft cue tips need more maintenance than hard tips to have a correct level of quality.

The next list shows the density of a lot of tip brand.

Soft cue tips need more maintenance than hard tips to have a correct level of quality.

Soft tips are recommended for free games.

List of density

Description Tip Brand
Density
procédé de billard elk Elk Master
66.8
Accessoire pour billard: Procédé Kamui Black Medium

Kamui Black (Super Soft)
Kamui Black (Soft)
Kamui Black (Medium)
Kamui Black (Hard)

67.5
72.3
78.7
84.8
procédé pour queue de billard da vinci Da Vinci (Soft)
Da Vinci (Medium)
Da Vinci (Hard)
68.7
73.6
81.9
procédé de couleur noire pour le billard Black Heart (Soft)
Black Heart (Medium)
Black Heart (Hard)
68.7
76.6
88.2
procédé multicouches de marque moori Moori (Soft)
Moori (Medium)
Moori V
Moori (Hard)
72.8
75.5
79.3
84.4
procédé de billard multicouches aramith Aramith Laminated (Medium)
Aramith Laminated (Hard)
75.8
86.6
procédé kamui ii pour queue de billard Kamui II (Soft)
Kamui II (Medium Soft)
Kamui II (Medium)
Kamui II (Hard)
78.1
82.2
83.4
92.2
procédé le professionnel Le Pro
88.2
procédé pour billard triangle Triangle
91.0
procédé de billard triumph Triumph
92.0

FORM


The cue tip must not exceed the width of the diameter of the shaft.
The cue tip must be slightly rounded to provide a better contact with the cue ball.

Ideal forms of a cue tip:

There's 2 angles in his form




Examples of non-compliant cue tips:

It is too flat



It goes beyond the diameter of the shaft




STEPS TO PUT A TIP

This animation presents the different steps to put correctly a cue tip:



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