The A242 is constructed using Curly Maple and features the new Black Cherry stain by Viking Cues. The shaft is the V PRO which promotes Extreme Control & Accuracy. The wrap ties this cue together nicely using Solid Black Irish linen. Viking cues come with a lifetime warranty that includes warpage. This model is available in 15 different stains. If your interested in a stain not listed, please contact us at 800-959-3947 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.