Peradon make this Raptor 8 Ball Pool Cue with a length of 57 inches. They make the Shaft from kiln-dried North American Ash and Ebony at the Liverpool UK Factory.
This cue is suitable for use with two inch ball size for English pool and has a 8-8.5mm tip so is more suited to six to nine foot pool tables.
A decorative Cocobola front splice and Sycamore & Red veneers are then hand spliced to the Ebony butt. A decorative Cocobola front splice and Sycamore & Red veneers are then hand spliced to the Ebony butt with this Raptor three section 8 ball cue.
Peradon fit this cue with a quick action joint in the center to make the cue more portable and a quick action joint 8 inches from the butt of the cue.
The dome joint enables the player to remove the bottom 8 inches of the cue to reveal a rounded end on the shaft. The butt is finished with a Peradon Flare name disc and leather butt pad. This cue features a solid brass ferrule and 8 to 8½mm Elk master tip.
|Cue Length||57″ (145cm)|
|Shaft Length||28″ (71cm)|
|Butt Length||29″ (74cm)- plus 1″ (2.5cm) for the protruding male joint. Butt section splits again 8″ from butt.|
|Tip||8 to 8½mm Elkmaster tip|
|Shaft||Selected kiln dried North American Ash*|
|Butt||Machine spliced genuine Ebony|
|Butt Decoration||Cocobola front splice and Sycamore & Red veneers|
|Joint||Solid brass, ‘Quick Action’ in the center of the cue and ‘Quick Action Dome Joint’ 8″ from butt|
|Butt End Joint||No|
|Weight||Medium 16 ½oz up to 17 ½oz or Heavy 17 ½oz up to 19oz|