While select pool cues can be a good investment, with a rapid appreciation, one should collect them because of the enjoyment they bring, not for financial reasons.
The best advice in any type of collectible is to buy what you like.
They are well known because of their commitment to quality and detail, as well as the craftsmanship with which they detail the cue itself.
If, for example, he suddenly begins to produce an inlaid cue, or a carved one, the first of that design will be more collectible than the cues that come after it.
In the same way cues and cue designs that are produced last are eagerly sought after by collectors.
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Keep them out of direct sunlight which can dry, fade, and crack the stick.
Leaning the cue against a wall can also lead to warping.
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Collectible cue sticks are an unusual game collectible that can turn into a rewarding, and lucrative, hobby.