> As far as the Viking's go Freddie every cue in the
>line has irish linen and they've never used calf skin.
>you actually sounded like you knew what you were talking about....for
standard on several of their cues several years ago. I also know that some
current models have calf-skin as standard. This was confirmed from two
people at Viking. One via phone, the other over E-mail:
>Yes,you are correct in the past we have used a variety of wraps, including
>nylon, Irish linen, and leather. The gentlemen that you talked with on the
>internet probably was thinking about Current Viking line of cues that,
>without exception, are made with Irish linen wrap. If you would like we
>could put any wrap on any cue. Sorry about the confusion.
>.Please feel free to contact us if you need anything else.
>Nathan D. DeLorey
>Viking Cue Mfg., Inc.
with calf-skin (phone conversation confirmed CALF SKIN). I also now know
that Jerry works at Viking. Hmmm... I won't believe anything Jerry says from
My opinion of Viking cues isn't getting any better. Anyone else?