Model #N7 Color of Money
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10-N7 “The Color of Money”
In 1986, pool hustler “Fast” Eddie Felson, Paul Newman, returned to the silver screen after 25 years to mentor Vincent Lauria, Tom Cruise, a pool player that reminds Eddie of himself. Early on in the film, The Color of Money, Fast Eddie shows Vincent a pool cue that they both refer to as a Balabushka.
While this cue is a beautiful and extraordinary cue, it is not a Balabushka but rather it is in fact a cue made by Joss Cues®.
Featuring classic ebony points and mother of pearl inlays the Joss N7 model cue continues to be among the bestselling cues in the Joss line some 20+ years after its original introduction.
This is the same style cue we made for the 1986 classic movie “The Color of Money” This cue has become a “must have classic” that has been collected by cue enthusiast the world over.
The well-known rear of this cue has five large pearl diamonds matched by four small pearl diamonds in the black points. Colors in the points are red and natural with a black veneer outline.
The wrap shown is natural linen with a black spot. All new Joss Cues® have a core of hard rock maple through the full length of the cue.
The front will be either curly maple or flame birch.
You have several tip choices. If you are unsure please contact us and we will aid you in your decision.
cue tips are the finest oak leather tips available.
They go through an extensive tanning process and are a preferred choice of professionals.
They is a medium hard general purpose tip good for all games.
It has excellent chalk holding properties
Back in the day this was the only tip Joss put on their cues.
It was the standard of the industry.
It is on the firm side with excellent chalk holding properties.
It is no longer being made so there is a limited supply.
If tradition is what you desire then this is the tip for you.
It is a 10 layer tip made of select pig skin that has been tanned specifically for our premium tip.
The tip comes medium or hard and has excellent abilities to hold a scuff and chalk.
We have been using this tip for several years and it has great customer feedback.
These tips are an exceptional quality. Often compared and preferred over many of the other layered tips.
I’ve heard them compared to the Moori™ tip but are preferred over them.
Available in Medium or Hard. It is an 11 layer tip.
A very nice tip import that has excellent chalk holding properties and it maintains its shape.
Imported from Japan, the Kamui™ layered tip consists of 10 layers of 100% Japanese pig skin leather.
Available in Super Soft, Soft, Medium, and Hard.
These are a high quality tip and hold their chalk extremely well.
High performance Shaft Option
With the purchase of a new cue it is possible to add the High performance shaft to your order.
By adding the HP option we will exchange the shaft that comes with the cue for a HP shaft.
This shaft would normally cost $290.00 but with this option the cost is only $125.00.
Name engraving information
Your name can be engraved on your cue. It can be done in many locations.
Wrap option information
Irish Linen wrap Easily the most traditional choice, it has been used on custom cues for many decades.
Leather wrap It adds an elegant look and feel to any cue.
You should consider this choice if you are trying for a high-end look.
There are several leather styles available:
We all remember Tom Cruise drooling over that “Balabushka” – This is the model Joss Cues made for the 1986 movie “The Color Money” (where it was referred to as a Balabushka). This cue has become a “must have classic” that has been collected by cue enthusiasts the world over.