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    Default Steel ferrules???

    Was thinking about trying a steel ferrule. Has anyone tried?? Would like to know if there was any difference from brass or phenolic. Heard that maybe there would be more deflection because the ferrule is heavier, is this true??
    Would love to hear your opinion on this.
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    The weight is similar to brass (heavier than plastic though) so not much difference there. Main advantage is that it is a less maleable metal, so woul

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    Last year I had my cue in the lathe fitting a new tip and when burnishing the brass ferrule it overheated slightly, melting the glue and the ferrule c

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    Well that's good to know that it's no different between brass and stainless steel. No don't think it will improve my game by putting on a stainless, j

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    just to echo what has been said above, i have a cue with a stainless steel ferrule and can tell no difference apart from the colour.

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    I'm using stainless steel ferrule with Century Cue tip (G4) currently.
    Can't tell any different from brass ferrule upon potting.
    Maintena

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    If i read deflection again i am gonna scream

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    Default Steel ferrules???

    deflection
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