Backgammon Board

My first Backgammon Board. This is a Table top Board, constructed from Black Walnut, Black Cherry and a Pink Curly Cherry I found in Amish Country in Southern Tenn. The playing sections are cut on 10 Deg. laminated to a 1/4” Burch Veneer Ply Board for stability using Tight Bond 3 Glue. The Boarder is made from Black Cherry using a 45 Deg. Miter with Biscuits inserted in ea. joint. Measures 24″ × 29″ over all. Playing fields are 9 1/4 × 18″ ea. set up for 1 1/4" chips.
The finish is a Semigloss Lacquer. Thanks for looking and your comments.

Woods: cherry walnut maple

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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a1jim ...

Wow that is a beautiful backgammon board great wood choices and a fine build,great job.

Wheaties - Bruce A Wheatcroft ( BAW Woodworking) ...

excellent workmanship , really impressive

Jack ...

Nice work, great combination of woods and colors.

lightweightladylefty ...

That looks like a whole lot of work! And you did an absolutely fabulous job on it!

L/W

Michal Bulla ...

This looks really nice, great job!

Moment ...

winner

Madts ...

Very nice board.

—Madts.

oldrivers ...

Thank you all for the for the wonderful comments they are very humbling coming from such great crafters.

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