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Here’s a quick little project I completed recently. It’s a set of game boards that you see at tailgates, the beach, block parties, etc. It’s just 2 2’x4’ sheets of 3/4” plywood framed by 1”x4” stock. I chose to take a quick stab at box joints with my router, and found out that my (very) makeshift router table is not nearly precise enough to make the joints fit tightly, so I wound up hand cutting the last 7 joints. They are stained, then painted (GO HOKIES), then sprayed with several coats of lacquer suitable for outdoor use. They also have fold-away stands fixed to the back with lag bolts. Now all I need is my wife to sew me some bags and I’m good to go!

-- Jeff in Corpus Christi, TX





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1758 days ago

well done looks like fun

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knapster

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#2 posted 1758 days ago

neat little game…:-)

-- jk

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McLeanVA

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#3 posted 1758 days ago

Go Hokies!

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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roblap

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#4 posted 1758 days ago

Nice looking set! Go Hokies!

—Rob

-- That's a fine layer of dust!

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Smed

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#5 posted 1758 days ago

This looks great! You did an awesome job on this.

-- Christian Smedberg, Director of Marketing, http://www.osbornewood.com

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dustyal

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#6 posted 1758 days ago

Ya did VT proud. Go Hokies, too… big fans.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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RobFisher

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#7 posted 1757 days ago

Go Hokies!

-- Lancaster, PA

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tomakazi

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#8 posted 1754 days ago

Great job, but there has to be a better name for that game!! hahaha

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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mcoyfrog

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#9 posted 1753 days ago

kewl

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Echofive

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#10 posted 1735 days ago

HOKIE HOKIE HOKIE HI, TECH TECH VPI!!

-- Chip, Massachusetts

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VTScroller

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#11 posted 1647 days ago

what part of Vermont are you I’m in St Johnsbury

-- Dennis Goodhue

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Jestgr

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#12 posted 1647 days ago

The VT is for Virginia Tech…that’s the official logo for the school

-- Jeff in Corpus Christi, TX

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Craig Havran

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#13 posted 1039 days ago

as a new woodworker, it is hard for me to see the beauty when i’ve got a VT glaring at me :-)

GO HAWKS!!

j/j- good job. looks very nice.

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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Woodwrestler

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#14 posted 572 days ago

Great boards, WRONG TEAM.

Deamon Deacons

-- What man is a man who does not make the world a better place?

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Bogeyguy

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#15 posted 572 days ago

Corn holes!!!!

-- Art, Pittsburgh.

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