Joel Hercek Full Spliced Four Point Cocobolo Cue 2004
Joel Hercek is the cue maker that was precepted by Burton Spain, the famous blank maker and cue maker. In the early 1990s, the two worked together so that Joel could learn the trade and take over the business. It is no surprise that Joel makes one of the most sought after cues on the market today. Ordering a cue from Joel means waiting five years before your name makes it to the top of his list of waiting customers.
Joel makes cues in the traditional sense but adds his own contemporary flavor. His cues are some of the very best built cues ever. The basis of his construction is the full splice with veneers. Virtually every one of his cues are constructed this way. This particular cue stick is birds eye maple and cocobolo, with ivory and wood floating ring work. The wrap on this cue came from Burton Spain stock.
Joel is also the leading expert on Burton Spain's cues and blanks.
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