Tabletop Bowling Game Woodworking Plan
Few sports have the wide appeal of bowling. And now, you don't even need to rent shoes or lift a heavy ball to play. Make one of these game boards, and you can play with family and friends in the comfort of your home. 39 1/2"L x 12"W
Featured in WOOD Issue 257, November 2018
We offer 2 items (sold separately): 1. Paper WOOD Magazine Plan for the Bowling Game 2. 10 bowling pins, 1 marble, compression spring and maple dowels
The WOOD Magazine pattern contains step-by-step instructions and full sized patterns. WOOD Plan # MD-01201
The plan is sold separately from parts kit. We do not offer a ready-to-assemble kit.
Shuffleboard Plan and Hardware Kit by WOOD Magazine. Put your puck-placement skills against other players in this pint-size version of the popular bar game. Though the playing surface measures just 4' long, it's made of laminated solid maple, just like the big boys. Ball-bearing pucks glide smoothly without the lubrication of messy powder, and four easy-adjust feet ensure a dead-level playing surface.
53"L x 11 1/2"W
Kit contains all hardware shown above (RS-01259)
WOOD Magazine Plan is sold separately (MD-01259)
WOOD Magazine Hockey & Penn Sling Game Plan and Hardware
We can't all be Wayne Gretzky, but we can all enjoy these two hockey-inspired games featuring loads of fast-action, puck- and penny-slinging fun. And you'll enjoy building this game so much, you might end up making several for gifts.
Plan and Hardware kit sold separately
22"D x 11 1/4"W
Prepare your sea legs for a challenging two-player voyage. This tabletop balance game promises fun for
all ages as players try to keep on an even keel, moving passengers safely from the deck to their cabin. Interchangeable rockers of differing sizes vary game play—large rockers provide more
stability, and smaller ones demand more finesse. Built-in storage makes the game easy to stow away or take on the go.
Overall Dimensions: 22"W x 4-5/16"D x 3"H
Plan and Hardware kits sold separately
Rock 'N' Roll Maze by WOOD Magazine
If your friends refuse to play any game lacking a joystick, challenge them to a speed run on this exciting maze game as you maneuver the ball from corner to corner, avoiding the pitfall holes. The maze insert simply drops into the frame, so you can remove it and rotate it to change up gameplay, or build additional boards for endless options. 14"D x 10 1/2"W
Jokers & Pegs is played similar to the boards games Parcheesi and Sorry!, These interlocking game boards accommodate two to eight players. Everything you need to get the fun started packs up in a beautiful box you won't mind keeping on display. We offer the plan for building the project and optional kit that contains the wooden pegs for up to eight players.
The WOOD Magazine pattern contains step-by-step instructions, full sized patterns and game instructions. WOOD Plan # MD-01245
The plan is sold separately from the peg set.
Our kit contains 48 wooden pegs (six pegs per player in eight different colors). Peg dimensions: Head 1/4" diameter x 1-9/32" Tall (includes 3/4" x 1/8" tapered tenon). fits in most standard 1/8" holes. Made in USA. Milled from clear hardwood birch. Colors included in the kit: Black, Blue, Green, Yellow, Red, Brown, Orange and White. We do not offer a ready-to-assemble kit.
Cribbage Board and Keepsake Box Woodworking Plan
Our traditional cribbage board game uses only a few scraps of cherry and maple and some time at the drill press to craft. Don't play cribbage? Skip the holes for an elegant keepsake box.
Cribbage Pin Project Kit includes four walnut finished pins and four maple pins.
WOOD Issue 230, December/January 2014/2015