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Project by paulg posted 644 days ago 1013 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I used to play Cribbage in a local league several years ago so it was natural for me to make one. I have made and sold many over the years and I am still making them. This is the latest, it is mahogany veneered with a boxwood stringing.

-- paulg,North Norfolk,England.





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thedude50

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#1 posted 644 days ago

i have never played but Rockler sent me a cool jig to make a board I think I will make it a box instead like this only my way I do want to know if the cards used are special I didn’t recognize the brand in the box are cribbage players picky about the cards are they a standard deck

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bigike

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#2 posted 643 days ago

Very nice work!

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Grumpymike

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#3 posted 643 days ago

Hey dude …
Regular poker deck for the cards … (remove the jokers)

Paul, this is a beautiful crib set and the stringing really sets it off.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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lumberjoe

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#4 posted 643 days ago

I’ll have to check out the jig rockler has. I’d love to make one of these. I have an impeccable cribbage record and challenge all comers :).

My dad plays daily at work with his buddies at lunch and I have been playing since I was 6. It’s a fun game

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paulg

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#5 posted 643 days ago

Thanks Guys for the comments,yes dude ,as grumpymike says, just a regular pack of cards. I have actually used Bridge cards . Thanks Ike .

-- paulg,North Norfolk,England.

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thedude50

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#6 posted 639 days ago

is there an easy way to learn to play this game ?

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paulg

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#7 posted 639 days ago

The easiest way to learn is to play with somebody who knows, so that he can point things out to you as you go along. here is a link to the rules.
http://cribbagecorner.com/rules

-- paulg,North Norfolk,England.

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