July 2006 - COTM - McDermott billiard pool cue stick - DR. CUE AMBASSADOR DR05Cue of the month - July 2006 Craftsmanship is a fine art. Found among the gifted artisans in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin are the finest wood-makers in America. Through decades of cue building experience, McDermott utilizes a process that includes over 150 separate operations in the construction of each cue. All Shafts are made from the finest Kiln-dried, Hand Selected, North American Hard Rock maple and turned 11 times. All Forearm and butts are handcrafted from the most unusual, and finest, woods from around the world. The wood is aged for up to two years and is machined three separate times to ensure straightness.
Tip: 13mm Triangle, medium hard
Furrule: Ivorine III
Shaft: 29 inch/58" standard cue length; North American Hard Rock maple
Collar: Impact Control Ring
Joint: Wood to wood
Pin: 3/8x10 stainless steel
Forearm: North American Hard Rock maple
Sleeve: North American Hard Rock maple
Wrap: Black leather
Bumper: Soft Durometer Polymer Composite
Butt Construction: Tri-Core (3 piece)
Weight: 19 oz.
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