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    Default what are laminated shafts?

    I heard this term in some threads here. May I know what exactly it is and does it improve the playability of the cue? Why is it used?

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    Default what are laminated shafts?

    where a usual shaft is made from a single piece of timber, a laminated shaft is made from several pieces of timber that are glued together - like plyw

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    Yes 8 pieces radially laminated but probably just the top shaft half not the butt half but I am not sure -- You need to be registered to read the rest of this thread, To become a member, Click HERE --
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    I’m quite surprised how they get the chevrons artificially with laminated shafts. Must be quite difficult.

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    Default what are laminated shafts?

    with thinner laminates longitudinally is the same process of doing splices on butts, as you plane through the layers at a low angle you get the chevro

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    Default what are laminated shafts?

    nearly all American will be maple ad they go that way but the Peradon Newbury is

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