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Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-28-2014, 04:32 PM
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Posted By straightback
Ah, yes, John, we have seen you drill those...

Ah, yes, John, we have seen you drill those straight backs. Might be the prettiest shot in pool watching a striped ball go 18 feet to the pocket with curl!

I assume you are talking about...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-28-2014, 11:16 AM
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Posted By straightback
John highlights another factor that top bankers...

John highlights another factor that top bankers consider on banks that utilize only a fraction of the pocket - the spin of the ball (this is also referred to as "pocketing english.") I think this is...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-28-2014, 06:27 AM
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Posted By straightback
The main reason we use high when the ball is...

The main reason we use high when the ball is close to a cushion is so that we don't catch a scratch that center ball stun will give you on a near-full hit. Of course, there are some banks that for...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-27-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 51
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Posted By straightback
Yes, but it would have to be close to a cushion...

Yes, but it would have to be close to a cushion to matter as there was is not much transfer because the cloth burns off draw faster than any other English. Come to think of it, if you ask any...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-27-2014, 11:42 AM
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Posted By straightback
Okay, I see the bank you're talking about, more...

Okay, I see the bank you're talking about, more or less the "Grady" bank. That bank can be made with center ball, but because the angle is fairly slight, a whisker of inside spins the ball a touch...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-27-2014, 11:31 AM
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Posted By straightback
As for draw, there are a few reasons to not use...

As for draw, there are a few reasons to not use it unnecessarily. First, ANY English tends to decrease accuracy compared to center ball. And second, and this is probably why bankers stay away from...
Forum: Bank Pool Forum 03-26-2014, 05:13 PM
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Posted By straightback
Turn, turn, turn

If it were me, I'd work with center ball only. There are a few cutesy shots where you can load the ball with inside to give the object ball even more turn, but they are typically restricted to where...
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