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Project by George M posted 12-28-2013 04:27 PM 2006 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son had been asking for a Dart Board Cabinet for that last couple of years. Since I have had trouble with my back which made me give up golf for a while, I was able to get back into my shop for some Christmas presents.

Some of the design components were “inspired” by daruco’s project. http://lumberjocks.com/projects/36048

The box is made of cherry, the doors of alder and the handles of walnut. This is the first time I have worked with alder, and don’t think I will do much more with it. It is very soft and dings very easily. It was also the first project I was able to use my new Festool sander with dust extraction. Still amazes me how well that works. Finish is Waterlox.

I also have a jewelry box and “shadow box coffee table” to post, also requests from family.

-- George, Parker Colorado





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 01-03-2014 03:36 AM

Beautiful dart board cabinet!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 01-03-2014 04:06 AM

As an avid, league dart thrower….
Great job!!!

I like the use of corks for the backboard.
However, I love the “dart handles”!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#3 posted 01-05-2014 05:53 PM

Thanks for the comments. It was a fun project to do.

-- George, Parker Colorado

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#4 posted 09-06-2015 11:08 PM

Amazing how long did it take you to make?

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George M

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#5 posted 09-07-2015 02:25 PM



Amazing how long did it take you to make?

- Claytonp

Thanks, its been awhile since I built it but I think it took about two weeks.

-- George, Parker Colorado

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