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Project by GavinSA posted 08-15-2011 04:13 PM 855 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at making a board game. Wasn’t too bad. turned the outside shape and the storage circle, then made the holes with a counter sink based on a template I sketched up. All the marbles are the large goons. The board is approximately 400 diameter and 40m thick. African Walnut. Thinking of doing another one, but the drilling is a lot of work!

-- An unfinished project makes great firewood for winter!





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Stevinmarin

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#1 posted 08-16-2011 07:36 AM

That looks great! I love handmade games like this. To make the holes did you stick on a print-out and bore through it?

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#2 posted 08-16-2011 02:14 PM

This came out very nice…one of my favorite games!!!

Thanks for sharing!!!

Chris

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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GavinSA

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#3 posted 08-23-2011 04:22 PM

Nha, Actually took the time, calculated the spacing according the area and the area thru the center of the marble. But yeah, did actually take some time. Just wish I had the time to make another one! this time even bigger and with ball bearings.

-- An unfinished project makes great firewood for winter!

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