Generally speaking most pool players prefer and 8mm to 8.5mm tip for a 1 & 7/8 pool cue ball, and most snooker players prefer a 9.5mm to 10mm tip for a full size 2 1/16 snooker cue ball. American pool uses an even bigger cue ball so the tip sizes are normally between 12.5 mm and 13.5mm.
On top, what snooker tips do professionals use?
It's personal preference – but many top professionals and amateurs are using the new Century Pro Cue Tips because they come in four Grades from soft to hard in G1, 2, 3, and 4.
In no way, what tips does Ronnie use? The tip currently used by Ronnie O'Sullivan is an Elkmaster. He had been using a Talisman hard tip. He had the new one fitted by Martin Chesworth of Sheffield. The tip currently used by Ronnie O'Sullivan is an Elkmaster.
Most snooker players prefer a tip size between 9mm to 10mm with 9.5mm being the most popular. English pool players tend to use a smaller tip between 7mm to 9.5mm mainly due to smaller lighter cue ball.
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East buy - Cue Tip - Billiard Pool Snooker Stick Shaper Cue Tip Pick Pricker Trimmer Repair Tool
This tool use high quality aluminum, anti-rust, non-deformation, durable for long time use
Useful tool for billiard lovers, easy to use
2 in 1 design, it has a pick and a trimmer, you can trim the tip in good shape and make the tip fluffy
It can create scuffs on cue tip's surface for better chalk absorption and help you to maintain the cue tip for better performance
Portable and lightweight, easy for carrying and storage
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How To Tip a Pool Cue: The Laymen's Guide
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LEIPUPA Aluminum Cue Tip Shaper File Repair Tool Snooker Pool Scuffer Tip Burnisher
Scuff cue tip to help hold chalk better.
Aluminium material, more durable.
No need to buy sandpaper refills.
Keep your cue tip in perfect shape with tip tool.
Practical tool for shaping and scuffing your cue tip.
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OSGP 50 Pcs Cue Tips, Pool Billiard Cue Tips 13 mm/0.5 inch Cue Tips Replacement for Pool Cues and Snooker, Blue
【Durable Material】Made from special treated leather, which is durable and sturdy, 66.8 super soft, it can provide a long-lasting service, and help you control the ball well.
【Easy to Use】Using razor or knife to remove the old tips, scuff the cue tips via sandpaper and put a small super glue to hold the new tips.
【Dimensions】13 mm/0.5 inch in diameter, 5 mm/0.2 inch in thickness, general size for common cues.
【Feature】This cue tip has good elasticity and friction, it can control the rotation of the ball and prevent skidding, help you to fast repair or replace during the game.
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Mark Richard 3/4 Piece 57 Inches 60 Inches Handmade Snooker Cue Kit - Aluminium - Leather Case - Ash Shaft (N (57" Length, 9.5mm tip))
SNOOKER CUE SPECIFIC: Length: 57inch, Weight: 18.5-19.5oz, Tip size: approx 9.5mm ELK tip, Joint: Solid Brass and Air Lock Release. Ash shaft. Hand spliced ebony butt. Good Balance.
RARE WOOD HAND SPLICED: Butt design: 4 secondary gray wood splices with face gray wood splice + Blue & white set of veneers. All woods are hand-selected and they are finished to exacting standards to give you the 'feel' you need in a top-quality cue.
PERFECTLY STRAIGHT: Mark Richard handpicks exotic North American Ash which price is twice than others in the market. Only 20% of the ash becomes a part of the Mark Richard cues after strict selection. And then these ashes crafted become shaft after 3 years of natural drying. This is why they are perfectly straight when rolled on the snooker table before dispatch.
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PROFESSIONAL SNOOKER CUE KIT: One-year quality warranty professional snooker cue comes with a Black leatherette case, a mini-butt and a telescopic extension.
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Made from specially treated leather, high quality and durable.
Aim to provide a good snooker cue tip for better ball control.
A glue-on style billiards cue tip.
Great replacement tips for your beloved billiard cue stick.
Fit for Snooker cues.
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Elk Master 13mm Pool Billiard Cue Tips - Set of 10