Shut The Box Game

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Project by JAY Made posted 12-11-2013 12:31 AM 2324 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few weeks ago I saw Steve Ramsey's video where he made a shut the box game. I had never heard of the game before but it looked like a cool quick project. I made mine using pallet wood. This summer I founda pallet with some cherry slats. I made the inlay and the flippers out of a scrap piece of sapele leftover from earlier projects. I finished it with 5 coats of spray lacker. This was the first time using spray lacker, I think I found my new favorite finish. My 5 year-old son and I had a ball playing the game tonight. Thanks for looking.

-- We all should push ourselves to learn new skills.

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#1 posted 12-11-2013 12:39 AM

Looks great. I watched the video too…never heard of the game, but looks like a fun project.

-- Blessed to have a wife who supports my addiction...Hobbies!

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#2 posted 12-11-2013 01:20 AM

You did a great job on the build and extra points for material. It’s a don game. Enjoy.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 12-11-2013 01:29 AM

Great looking box! Saw Steve’s video also. This does it. Going to make one for my grandson(also 5). Thanks for posting.

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#4 posted 12-11-2013 04:17 AM

Looks Great,nice work.


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