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    Default New table is a bit of a mystery.

    Hi, we have not long got a new third table in to or club which plays totally different to the others. Hope some one maybe even “Geoff “ can shed some light on why it is so different. The table has a plate on the end (JOHN TAYLOR & SON , 110 Pricess Street Edinburgh “Record “ Low Set Cushions ) t

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    Default New table is a bit of a mystery.

    It's probably down to the cushion construction. Sounds like an old table since lowering cushions was something which started happeninv as far as the 1

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    All tables Should have soft wood blocks that the rubber fits onto or Ramin as an harder wood , but we as fitters prefer soft wood to take staples and

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    Are you sure the plate refers to "Princess" Street? I would be interested to see a picture of the table and plate if you can post it.

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    Yes, exactly so. The gender typo "Princess" would identify the plate to a time when they were not manufacturing full-size billiard tables, so confirmi

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    hope a good set of photos are forthcoming - plate and table general
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    That's great. Look forward to seeing the pics. Incidentally, the two medals depicted on your plate are actually the two sides of a single gold medal w

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    Hi guys thanks for your replies. My mistake the plate says 110 princes street. (EDIN R LIM TD) above address. I was told the table has had new rubber

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    Default Great info

    Just a quick thanks again for the info guys. Really interesting facts about table and plates. Was I right in what I said about the Ivory spots?


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