If you can only afford to get one tool for maintaining the tip of your cue, then the Cuetec bowtie tip tool is the one. This 3 in 1 tip tool includes a Shaper, a scuffer, and a tip pick that pokes the tip so it can hold chalk better and helps to avoid miscues. The perfect tool for every pool player. Small enough to fit in your pocket.
3-In-1 tool that shapes, scuffs and pokes the cue tip so it can hold chalk better and helps to avoid miscues
The perfect tool for every pool player; easily fits in your pocket
Scuffer side of the bowtie is to simply roughen up the surface of the tip so chalk will adhere to the tip
Shaper is used to Contour the tip to the desired dome curvature you are comfortable with. You lightly Scrape the tip using a rotating motion
Aerator feature is to slightly break up the surface of the tip when it is new or it has been compressed after being used for a while so it will hold more chalk