Ball Return System - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Ball Return System
Ball Return System is a billiards term that is a part of Pool Table Terminology.
A ball return system is special feature on some billiards tables that allows pocketed balls drop into a rail where they automatically travel to a box built into the foot of the table. This is most well-known to coin-operated tables, which are generally seen in bars, nightclubs, and arcades.
See: ball return, drop pockets, bar table, gully system, gully table for more on the meaning of "Ball Return System".
Ball Return System - Usage
Does that pool table have a ball return system built in? I just hate having to collect balls from each of the 6 pockets individually.
Ball Return System - Origin and History
Ball return systems have been in use since before the early 1700s.
Billiards - Ball Return System
- Title: Ball Return System
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 3/8/2006
- Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:48:08 AM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
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