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Pool Trick Shots / Fundamentals: Carom Shots

Watch more How to Make Pool Trick Shots videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to make carom shots in this pool trick shots video tutorial from Howcast. Expert: Andy Segal Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Hi, I'm Andy "The Magic Man" Segal. I'm Here at Willow in Hoboken New Jersey doing some trick shots and pooling instructions, so if you're ready let's get started. Alright now for Carom shots to work yo have to understand position place so look at that other video. What's gonna happen is I'm gonna shoot the twelve ball on the side and I want the Q ball to travel down the rail to make the ten. Well if you remember the Ghost ball technique, We have a ball for ten ball here. The tangent line is right down the path that I want the Q ball to take, So I'm gonna shoot the Q ball as if I'm gonna do a stop shot and that should make the Q ball to travel directly down that line and pocket the ten. Now you'll not always gonna be so lucky as to have a direct shot like that, so for example if you have a shot like this, the Ghost ball is here, the tangent line brings you into here. Ok? So in order to alter that tangent line you have to use back spin, pull the Q ball back from the tangent line, pocketing the one and making the fifteen ball in the corner pocket, so I'm gonna use backspin here. You always have to make sure that you know which tangent line you're looking at and whether you wanna push it forward, bring it back or keep it right along in that line.
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