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Project by Dkol posted 03-20-2009 06:49 PM 3185 views 8 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First attempt with keyed mited joints. Mahogany and Maple.





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#1 posted 03-20-2009 07:16 PM

So beautiful! is that a kind of game?

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#2 posted 03-20-2009 09:58 PM

Moai: Yes Cribbage is a game Link

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#3 posted 03-20-2009 10:37 PM

Beautiful board!

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#4 posted 03-20-2009 10:45 PM

Wonderful box..is it an original design , or do you have plans from somewhere else ?

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#5 posted 03-20-2009 11:45 PM

Dusty56: No plans, just sort of made it up as I went.

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#6 posted 03-21-2009 01:28 AM

Very nice. My wife and I recently rediscovered the charms on the old mastermind game. I am planning on making mastermind boards for Christmas presents this year. Your cribbage board gives me some great ideas.

Andy

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#7 posted 03-21-2009 05:05 AM

Love it. I love playing cribbage. It’s hard to find people that know how to play. Where did you find the pegs? Good job.

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#8 posted 03-21-2009 05:44 PM

localmac: Same for me, love to play but no one to play with. I got the pegs on ebay, you can get enough for 2 boards for about $7.00. Another source is Pete's Pegs

kayakguy: Love to see how the Mastermind works out.

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#9 posted 05-31-2009 04:06 AM

Beautiful board! My grandfather taught me to play cribbage at an early age and my sister and I still enjoy it. Nice work.

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#10 posted 06-05-2009 01:45 AM

Love the game… except my wife frequently beats me…. Nicely done board… I assume you made the pegs, too? And, did you make up some sort of jig to drill the holes so evenly? I should try something similar as I gain experience.

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