Some players may feel that the blue stained maple butt of the Action Rings RNG04 pool cue will help them to focus more clearly on each important shot. The color blue can have a calming effect that may translate into better accuracy on the table. A black synthetic leather wrap provides a comfortable, non-slip grip so you can control the cue's compact, solid hit. This is a well-crafted and affordable instrument that features a stainless steel collar and joint. Satisfaction is guaranteed with all Action cues.