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Pro style climate adjusters

Pro style climate adjusters

Feb 20th 2024

Several years ago Playcraft made the decision to switch all climate adjusters to an upgraded style that includes an arm and threaded rod style as seen in the image below. These adjusters mirror those found on much more expensice tables and are referred to as "pro style " by Playcraft. They use leverage against the arms to shape the playfield This is in contrast to the "bar style" that can be seen in the next image. Bar style are typically used on competing tables and use a central force of …
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Woodbridge v the Georgetown

Woodbridge v the Georgetown

Feb 20th 2024

We are often asked to describe the difference between the Woodbridge and Georgetown shuffleboard tables. Since they look similar but are priced quite differently, it is a logical question. The most effective way to explain the difference is to start by describing the shared characteristics between the two tables.Both tables share the same playfields. These are true vertical stave butcherblock that are edge glued with a high frequency glue machine and then milled to 15" wide and 1.75" thick. The …
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Pro v home style shuffleboard

Pro v home style shuffleboard

Feb 20th 2024

There are two major different styles of shuffleboard tables with a significant cost difference between the two. The differences are best explained through the playfield characteristics. Home Style : These tables have narrower playfields, typically 15-16" wide that are also 1.5" to 2" thick. Playfields are finished with sprayed polymer and scoring is 1-2-3 or 1-2-3-4 depending on length. The maximum length for a home style table is 16'. Longer tables are not practical because the board …
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Saybrook Shuffleboard

Saybrook Shuffleboard

Feb 20th 2024

The Saybrook is a special table and deserving of its own blog post. It is a home style table with a 15' x 1.75" two piece playfield, but that is where convention gives way to innovation. The Saybrook is a completely KD construction. What does that mean in practical terms ? The longest and heaviest components will be the playfield halves. All of the remaining components are parts that are assembled on site. This means that the Saybrook can effectively be moved into any room,  in any loc …
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Two Piece Shuffleboard Playfields

Two Piece Shuffleboard Playfields

Posted by Paul on Jan 26th 2024

Shuffleboard is a great addition to any game room, but the tables are long and sometime room access can be challenging. It is for this reason that the two-piece playfield is a great solution. There can be a lot of anxiety about having a seam in the middle of the board, but in this post we will dispel that anxiety. We will show you how a two-piece board can help get you the table you want, into the room you want, and demonstrate how it doesn't affect play.Playcraft has developed a large nu …
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