Pool table pockets can be made of plastic, metal, or leather to match any type of pool table and home décor. They are usually 6.5 inches deep and are sold in sets of six.
Types of Pool Table Pockets
Kinds of Pool Table Pockets include the following:
Plastic pool table pockets
Plastic pool table pockets are the least expensive pool table pockets. They are made of durable webbed plastic that is crack- and tear-resistant. Some have shields or fringes incorporated in the webbing.
Leather pool table pockets
Leather pool table pockets are the most expensive pool table pockets. They are extremely durable. They are open webbed, usually with printed shields near the rims. Some leather pool table pockets are dyed or painted to achieve the desired color.
Metal pool table pockets
Metal pool table pockets are very strong and affordable. They are made of cast iron or aluminum. They are inserted into the cutouts within the rails.
Choosing Pool Table Pockets (Buying tips)
Size: Choose tightly-woven pool table pockets so that the pool balls do not slip out.