Blue stained Birdseye Maple gives a sleek appearance to the Action STR01 pool cue. Stainless steel rings provide a subtle design against the hardrock maple shaft, blue stained Birdseye Maple forearm and white composite plate. Backed by superior craftsmanship and high quality materials, this is a perfect cue stick for beginner players who prefer the compact, solid hit of a wood-to-wood joint. Best of all, it is very affordably priced. Satisfaction is guaranteed with all Action cues.