Holiday Gift Projects Table Top Skittles
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Editor's note: With the holidays upon us, we're looking through the magazines and books we own for fun handmade gifts - things that you can build in not too much shop time, but that will help to create a lifetime of memories for the recipients.
This is Holiday Project Post number five - for the 'Pint-sized Pickup,' click here; for a Craftsman-style Wall Shelf, click here; for 'Heirloom Photo Album' click here; for two turned 'Spindle & Globe Wooden Ornaments,' click here.
by John A.Nelsonform the January 1989 issue of American Woodworker Here's an action game that you and your kids will enjoy for many years to come.It's simple to play.Just launch a wooden top through a slot at one end of the playing field.
The gyrating top roams from room to room, knocking over wooden pins known as 'skittles.' The object of the game is to knock down as many skittles as possible to get the most points.The playing field is a box made from 1/2″ birch plywood with a 1/4″ hardboard bottom.
There's nothing fancy about the joinery - rabbets and dados fastened with nails and glue.The most time-consuming part of the entire project is turning...