All Cuetec Gen-Tek Series Cues feature a Tiger Everest ten layer Pigskin tip with a red replacement indicator layer, Polycarbonate ferrule for impact absorption, Super Slim Taper (S.S.T.) shaft featuring a 15 Â½â€ pro taper and Tru-Glide finish for an ultra-smooth comfortable stroke. Clear fiberglass is bonded to Grade A North American Maple for warp, dent, ding, and scratch resistance. Stainless Steel accents and Contemporary designs with a cushioned P.U. Sport grip for comfort. The Acueweight weight adjustment system makes it easy customize the weight and balance. Simply unscrew the chrome butt cap with bumper attached (do not remove the bumper) to adjust weight and balance with a flat or Phillips head screwdriver. Weights are available in Â½ and 1 ounce increments (sold separately).