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Archive for January, 2013

Dr. Cue Lesson 53: Deprogramming A Miss

In lesson 53 Dr. Cue shows you how to analyze a missed shot and what steps you can practice to never miss that shot again.


Dr. Cue Lesson 52: Point Shooting Options

Dr. Cue shows you all of the available points to shoot at to sink an 8-Ball and how to hit the cue ball at each one of those points.

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McDermott announces Cue of the Month giveaway for January 2013

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (January 1, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the January 2013 Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway.

Each month, McDermott customizes an existing cue for limited release. For that month only, they waive the customization charge for the cue. For January 2013, McDermott customized their popular G405 model with a recon Ivory sleeve, joint collar and points. The G405C comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G405C pool cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Korin Kormick of Gahanna, Ohio. She won a M54AC pool cue with a G-Core shaft!

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator i-Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact, Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director, at or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at

January 2013 Cue of the Month