How to choose a pool table

If you decide to purchase billiard table, it will not be superfluous to know about some of the nuances in the acquisition, which are not bad to pay attention to, namely:

Room size. You you need the exact dimensions of the room where you are going to place the billiard room table. For a comfortable game between the table and the walls should be sufficient spacing for the cue, that is, from each side to the perimeter of the table you need add standard cue length - 1.5  m. For example the size of the playing field 12 foot table 3500cm * 1750cm, the minimum size premises should be 7m * 5.25 m.

Climate. In the billiard room must be maintained constant temperature - from 5 to 30 degrees, humidity should not exceed 65%, the table should stand no closer than 2 m from a source of moisture or open fire (fireplace, stove). The ceiling in the billiard room must be high enough so that the lighting above the table could be located at a height of 80−120 cm. For lighting it is better to use special lamps with multiple shades, giving a diffused light.

Rubber. One of the important attributes of the table - rubber. The most significant quality of onboard rubber - elasticity. Rubber should not be too soft otherwise, the ball will “fall” into it, or hard, which is also negative will affect the rebound of the ball.

Material. In a relationship Wood is better to choose material from its geographical area. Classic Oak and ash are considered to be the wood for a good Russian billiard table. Their hard dense structure is durable, resistant to mechanical damage.

Sukno. For a good pool table, it is important to choose the right one. cloth, as it has a direct impact on the nature of the movement billiard ball.

Assembly. The playing surface of the billiard table must be set with high level accuracy. Such requirements can be met only by experienced. collector. In this case, it is better to use the services of the collector from the company salon. As a rule, these collectors undergo an internship at a billiard factory and are familiar with the specifics of the table you have chosen.