another set of practice inlays

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Project by spoonman posted 2153 days ago 1131 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For your viewing pleasure… a scrap piece of maple, transformed into a cribbage board… Inlays include purpleheart, lyptus, and osage orange. All holes were free handed on the DP (thats why one side seems to wander) Getting better at inlays I think. These are all hand cut and chiseled. Thanks for looking.

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#1 posted 2153 days ago

Quit calling it practice, you know hoe to inlay! This looks great. Nice and tight seams and a real pretty contast in your wood choices. Thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 2153 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#3 posted 2153 days ago

Practice makes perfect. looks perfect from here. Nice job.

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#4 posted 2153 days ago

wonderful job with the inlays and the whole board is great ! How many holes did you make total ?

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#5 posted 2152 days ago

Very nice. I’d be happy to get that result with a template and router kit. Been meaning to do a cribbage board for a while now.

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#6 posted 2152 days ago

Nice looking game board. Thanks for sharing.

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#8 posted 2152 days ago

My parents and their friends used to play cribbage all the time when I was a very young. Nice project.

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#9 posted 2152 days ago

if my practice pieces look that good, I wouldnt call them practice. great work

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