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    Default Jumping the cueball - Laminated Tip

    Hey all
    I have mixed feelings today. I got my highest break of 59 (missed a tough black for 66 which would have been great) so i feel happy but I keep jumping the damn cueball on deep screw shots. Something I never normally do.....however, I recently put on a medium laminated Phoenix tip. I

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    Well done on your break , never been a lover of laminated tips . Found that the cue ball wouldn’t grip as much as a pressed tip .
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    I've ordered an ADR147 laminated tip as I hear nothing but amazing things about them. So will give that a go next. Not sure why I'm jumping the CB so

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    No tip will ever make a player jump the cue ball. You are simply not addressing the cue ball accurately and / or not following through correctly...

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    Laminated tips perform best when used with a tip pick to soften the leather fibres. Unlike single layered tips that only require a little abrasive san

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    I find that some laminated tips need a bit more care with chalking. Dry, powdery chalk can just fall off, so I use an american pool chalk by Predator

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    I have found a suitable tip to play with. ADR147's medium laminated tip. WOW!! What a difference. Literally an instant increase in..well, everythin

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