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2014 McDermott Cue of the Year Models (G1305 & G1908)

Get an up-close look at the limited edition Cue of the Year models for 2014.
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G1305 // 2014 Cue of the Year

Features

  • Madrone burl forearm & sleeve
  • Silver, green & index rings
  • 6 sets of bone urethane, black urethane & green juma gem points
  • 12 sets of madrone burl, green juma gem, bone urethane & black urethane handle inlays
  • 6 sets of Bone urethane, black urethane, madrone burl, green juma gem & grey juma gem sleeve inlays
  • 18 green juma gem clover inlays
  • Black urethane no-wrap handle with green juma gem & bone urethane inlaid rings
  • McDermott Quick Release joint
  • The 2014 Cue of the Year comes with two i-Shafts (i-2 & i-3)

MSRP: $1,399

 

G1908

G1908 // 2014 Cue of the Year Enhanced

Features

  • Birdseye maple forearm/sleeve
  • Silver, green & index rings
  • 6 sets of abalone, black urethane & pewter points
  • 12 sets of abalone, bone urethane & black urethane handle inlays
  • 6 sets of abalone, black urethane & bone urethane sleeve inlays
  • 6 abalone & 12 bone urethane clover inlays
  • Black urethane no-wrap handle with pewter & bone urethane inlaid rings
  • McDermott Quick Release joint
  • The 2014 Cue of the Year comes with two i-Shafts (i-2 & i-3)

MSRP: $1,999

 

McDermott G709 Pool Cue

Take a closer look at McDermott’s G709 shaft inlay pool cue.

Features

  • Birdseye maple forearm/handle
  • 4 sets of cocobolo, brass, black & white urethane shaft inlays
  • 12 cocobolo, brass, black & white urethane forearm/handle points
  • 6 sets of cocobolo, brass, black & white urethane sleeve inlays
  • Stainless steel joint collar
  • 3/8″-10 joint
  • Intimidator i-2 shaft

 

McDermott G322 Wildfire Pool Cue

Take a closer look at our G322 pool cue featuring McDermott’s Wildfire wood-burning technology.

Features:
• Birdseye Maple forearm
• Bocote sleeve
• Wildfire “Clover” 3-D image carving in Maple medallion
• 3 Bocote points
• G-Core shaft
• 3/8″-10 joint
• Lizard-embossed leather wrap

How to Clean a Pool Cue Shaft with the McDermott Shaft Maintenance Kit

Step-by-step instructions on how to clean and condition your pool cue’s shaft using McDermott’s Shaft Maintenance Kit.

What’s in the Shaft Maintenance Kit?
1. Renew Shaft Cleaner
2. McMagic Burnishing Papers
3. Ultra-Glide Conditioner
4. Leather Conditioning Pad

Change the Weight on Your McDermott Pool Cue

McDermott’s very own Cue Specialist, Jayme Cernicka, walks you through the step-by-step process to change the weight of your McDermott pool cue.

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Dr. Cue Lesson 74: 3-Cushion Kick System (Spot on the Wall)

In Lesson 74, Dr. Cue shows you how to create a “Spot on the Wall” conversion point to create a easy system for making a 3-cushion kick shots no matter where the cue ball is on the table.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 73: 3-Cushion “50-30” Kick System (Part 3)

Finishing off the lesson on the 50-30 system, Dr. Cue shows you the variations you can experience and how to calculate your aiming values for both situations.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 72: 3-Cushion “50-30” Kick System (Part 2)

Dr. Cue continues on from lesson 71 to explain the 50-30 kick system when shooting a 3-cushion shot. Taking the value of the cue ball and subtracting the value of the return track, it gives you the aim diamond. Using this system it will help you to elevate your game further using 3-cushion shots.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 71: 3-Cushion “50-30” Kick System (Part 1)

In lesson 71, Dr. Cue starts to explain the 50-30 Kick system. He does this by explaining what the return tracks are called and what they are expected to do when you play them doing a 3-cushion kick shot.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 70: 2-Cushion “Midpoint” Kick System (Part 2)

In lesson 70, Dr. Cue expands upon the last lesson to show you how to use the midpoint kick system to do a 2-cushion kick shot when the two balls are on different halves of the table.