Chinese checkerboard

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My wife wanted a chinese checkerboard for Christmas. Solid cherry with laquer finish. I made a template on Autocad for the pattern, overlaid the cherry board and center punched the intersections. Used a “V” router bit in my drillpress to cut the dimples. Router with shop made circle fixture for the OD. 20 inch OD and 1 inch marbles. Good size for grandma and grandkids.

-- Stormy: Sometimes the wood just tells you what it wants to be.

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#1 posted 612 days ago

cool idea well done

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 611 days ago

Looks good

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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