The VA231 Valhalla Pool Cue by Viking Cues features a blue stained hard rock maple forearm and butt sleeve with 5 point transfers and nylon wrapped handle. Whether you're playing billiards or pool this stick has your back with its high impact resin ferrule and premium leather tip featuring a 12 to 14 inch pro taper. The 5/16x18 thread type is one of the most common types in the industry making upgrading the shaft later a breeze. The Viking Interchangeable Weight System makes getting that feel just right simple and easy; all of the Valhalla cues can be made the weight you're looking for with a simple weight bolt change. Valhalla premium import cues are designed, engineered and backed by the craftsmen at Viking Cue. All Valhalla cues have a LIFETIME WARRANTY against manufacturing defects and WARPAGE. Valhalla Cues brings solid performance and killer style to a single, powerful tool. Valhalla cues are for people who love playing pool and like being a bit different than the others.