FAQFAQFrozen Balls in Pool and Billiards

... how to aim, detect fouls, and prevent fouls with pool shots involving balls frozen together.

Dr. Dave's answers to frequently-asked questions (FAQs), mostly from the AZB discussion forum


For more information, see Disc IV of the Video Encyclopedia of Pool Shots


aiming systems

How do you aim frozen-ball billiard and carom shots?


Here are some interesting herding shots from from Disc V of the Video Encyclopedia of Nine-ball and Ten-ball (VENT) where an OBs are frozen to each other and a cushion:


For other examples where deformation of the cushion is important, see the cushion compression shot resource page.


When it is a foul to hit into the CB when it is frozen to an OB?

See frozen cue ball resource page.


position control

How can you control the position of the CB when it is frozen to an OB?



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