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Archive for June, 2013

Dr. Cue Lesson 58: One tip of English

In lesson 58, Dr. Cue explains what one tip of English means when shooting pool. Dr. Cue gives a very thorough demonstration of how to understand and use it to your advantage.


Dr. Cue Lesson 57: Diamond Systems

In this lesson Dr. Cue goes over parallel lines on the table and the advantage they can give to your game.


McDermott announces Cue of the Month giveaway for June 2013

Custom Cue of the Month Free Cue Giveaway

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (June 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 June 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 June 2013, McDermott customized their popular G205 model with a metallic pink painted forearm/sleeve, 5 sets of rings and a recon ivory joint collar. The G205C comes with a free pink soft case and features 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 G205C pool cue with a pink soft case. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Jeanne Siegler of Centennial, CO. She won a G222C1 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 McDermott’s Marketing Director, Derek Blaguski, at or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at