Fold-Up Checkers Board - Wooden Game Challenge Project

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Project by KE4NYV posted 08-26-2016 10:48 AM 411 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last month we had our first annual Wooden Game Challenge on YouTube. This was my entry. It’s made with black walnut and maple. The board is all hand/power made. The checkers pieces were cut on my CNC. Finished with boiled linseed oil.

I have a video of the project on my YouTube channel here:

I plan to follow up with chess pieces.

-- Jason R.

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#1 posted 08-26-2016 12:29 PM

Nice game, very well executed.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 08-26-2016 10:47 PM

Fantastic! I love chessboards and could make collection of just that. Great looking game board. Please do post when you make the chess pieces!

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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#3 posted 08-27-2016 01:27 AM

Nice job!

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#4 posted 08-28-2016 01:26 PM

Nice set, sorry I missed that challenge as I love to build games. Where did it take place?


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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