(TML) Table Map Library - Q5 to G9

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CB location (Q5), Target Diamond (G9)

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

Q5 to G9

10:30 Analysis

This requires some attention to make sure the ball misses the side pocket tip. The first rail takes only a little bit off the reverse spin.

12:00 Analysis

Even though the ball started with 12:00 spin, contact at the first rail and second rail added just enough running English to send it straight to the side pocket. On a smaller table, ball will miss the side pocket.

1:30 Analysis

The running English adds just enough increase to the angle off the 2nd rail to miss the side pocket.

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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