(TML) Table Map Library - I5 to A1 short

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CB location (I5), Target Diamond (A1 short rail)

Practice this TML pattern on your table until each one becomes a known and trustworthy shot.

I5 to A1short

10:30 Analysis

This is a good way to go down-table, come back up-table, and then return down-table on the other side. It's a really cool way to kick to in the other corner and you don't have any simple cross-side kicking pathways.

12:00 Analysis

If a hidden ball is anywhere on this corner-to-corner area, you have two chances to make a legal hit.

1:30 Analysis

This is a good pattern to kick to a big ball in the cross corner area. On coming off the last rail, reverse spin will hold the cue ball in the area.

Other Sized Tables

For 8 foot tables, the same type of pattern requires about 1-1/4 tips out from center to get the paths shown. For 7 foot tables, 1-1/2 tip out from center is necessary to follow the pattern. The distances on small tables are less, so when the cue ball travels around in a trapezoid pattern, the rail contacts are more distorted.

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