Some random facts...

  • I was born August 31, 1966.
  • I started playing pool as a serious interest around 1985.
  • My first cue was a Hicks Stick sneaky pete (Jeff Olney sold it to me).
  • Started to learn pool on the Submarine Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
  • I owned a billiards pro shop before going full time into cue making.
  • Favorite cue prior to building any of my own, SouthWest.
  • I have two daughters that are the best girls ever.
  • Photography has been my other passion next to building cues.
  • My first introduction to a lathe was by John Shelton (R.I.P).
  • I build around 50 to 60 cues a year.
  • Started building cues in 1995 and have built every year since.
  • My favorite cue to build is the merry widow style.
  • My favorite woods to use are thuya burl, birdseye maple and ebony.