Viking has become recognized as the leading cue maker in the industry. The A291 comes standard with the new Coffee and Khaki Stain. Built with Premium Birdseye Maple. The Shaft, Joint and Forearm have West African Ebony, Central American Cocobolo and Ivory (IMA) Rings. The Vikore shaft is a Hard Rock Maple shaft that features a Pro Taper and a Tiger Everest tip. Viking cues come with a lifetime warranty that includes warpage.