This is where your shaft and handle fit together. The right joint has a big impact on your cue’s overall straightness, feel, interchangeability and balance.
It contains and protects the all-important threaded pin and makes your cue more forward balanced.
Balance screws go a long way to tune the weight of your cue, depending on the woods and parts of choice.
These make wood-to-wood connections within the butt to achieve a more diverse variety of woods in your cue’s construction and design.
These little guys hang out at the end of the butt, helping to achieve the perfect weight for your cue.