Mancala - Live Edge

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Project by medsker posted 359 days ago 721 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have seen several of these on here and decided to make a version of it. Just used a walnut slab from a log that I planed and sanded down. Since it has a live edge and was going for more of the rustic look I didn’t bother to try to make all the holes uniform and even. Now I just need to go pick up some rocks to play. Thanks for looking!

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#1 posted 359 days ago

Nice! I like the rustic look – kind of goes back to the roots of the game.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#2 posted 359 days ago

The natural look is great! Great game. I get small ‘flattened’ marbles at Wally-World or Michaels for my sets.

-- Dennis, WV

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#3 posted 359 days ago

Nice- you could also use that for a deviled egg holder. : )


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#4 posted 356 days ago

Very cool and pretty project. Love the walnut and the live edge, has lots of rustic charm.

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Craig Havran

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#5 posted 350 days ago

what did you use to make the recesses?

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

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#6 posted 348 days ago

Craig – I used a large cove bit and router to make the recesses. Then hand sanded smooth. Thanks for all the positive feedback!

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