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    One award, showing both sides, as per 100-uper info above
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    Wow, amazing amount of info guys, thank you very much
    Cheers Ricky

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    Interesting read that about the baulk line dots Peter , on all the old billiard tables I have worked on the ivory or ebony spots on oak tables do not

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    For a long time the baulk line was pretty much wherever you wanted to put it. I have reference of a match in 1861 where the line was drawn 27 inches f

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    thanks for the input Peter as you can see I am still learning even after 41 years in the billiards fitting trade .

    It certainly clears up

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    Haha Geoff about the spots for ball position. The Ivory spots near enough line up with our baulk line but are below the pink spot at the other end. Th

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    The only thing inside out cloth would do on a cushion is maybe make the ball skid , nap actually helps grip the ball ,

    you see this on w

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    Aye Geoff it’s just the one cushion. But that’s nothing to do with the table playing the way it does as all cushions act the same. I don&#

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    My parents have an antique table in their loft and due to a house renovation they are looking to get rid of it. I'm a little confused about it's orig

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