(D&E) Drills & Exercises – Caroms – Play the Tangent Line, Set 1 of 2

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This set of shots are designed to improve your playing skills and is in the book Drills & Exercises for Pool & Pocket Billiards.

Purpose: Shoot the CB off the first OB and pocket the second OB. Repeat until you are successful three consecutive times.

Drills & Exercises - Caroms - Play the Tangent Line, Set 1 of 2

Drills & Exercises – Caroms – Play the Tangent Line, Set 1 of 2

Instructions:
1. Use donuts to setup the OB positions on the table, and the ends of the grey line for the CB.
2. Start with CB in position closest to first OB.
3. Shoot the carom and pocket the second OB.
4. Set up and repeat with CB in a different location on the grey line.

Suggestions:
– Adjust second OB a little off-line.
– Adjust second OB a ball width away from pocket position.
– Practice with different speeds.
– Attempt to contact second OB on left side only (and then practice on right side).

 

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