How do I protect my outdoor dartboard?
You simply mount the dartboard to the wall at the correct height and you’re good to go. You can use a dartboard backing or cabinet for this if you’re worried about damaging the siding. If it’s an old barn or something, just throw the board up there and don’t worry too much about doing any damage.
Can you hang a dartboard outside?
Yes, you can play darts outside. A lot of dart loving people around the world and particularly in the United States and Canada, play the game outdoors. If the conditions are right, it does not take much to get started. Just hang your dartboard outside in the lawn or yard and let the games begin.
How do you keep a dartboard in good condition?
Dartboard Maintenance: 5 Ways to Make Your Board Last Longer
- 1) Rotate Your Board Regularly.
- 2) Never use water or other liquids to clean the board.
- 3) Use smooth, sharp darts.
- 4) Twist, Don’t Pull.
- 5) Don’t Overdo the Setup.
When should you hang a dart board?
The official height of a dartboard from floor to bulls eye is 5 ft. 8 inches (1.73 m). This is eye level for a player who is 6 feet tall. When playing with soft tip darts, the throw line (oche) should be 7 ft.
What can I put behind my dart board?
We took a sheet of MDF primed it and painted it with chalkboard paint to put behind our dart board. This gives us plenty of space for scores and protects the wall. We took a sheet of MDF primed it and painted it with chalkboard paint to put behind our dart board.
How do you protect the walls behind a dart board?
To protect your walls from darts, you should cover the wall with a dart board cabinet or surround. Cabinets are great because they offer protection for your wall as well as your dart board, and provide extra storage space when not playing.
Should I spray my dart board with water?
It is a common misconception dating back to the days of pre-bristle dartboards that soaking or spraying a dartboard with water (or other liquids) will increase its life. No liquids should ever come into contact with the surface of a bristle dartboard, as this could damage the board and decrease its lifespan.
How long do dartboards last?
Professional and daily darts players can expect a dartboard to last anywhere from 6 months to a year. Maybe more if using a top-quality board like the Winmau Dual Core. Casual recreational players should get a minimum of 5 years from a dartboard.
What do you put behind a dart board?
Dartboard Wall Protectors A dart surround is a foam border that is cut precisely to fit around a dartboard. This offers immediate protection to your wall from any stray darts that misses the board. Most surrounds are only a few inches wide, so the protection they offer is limited.
How far away should you be from a dart board?
Dartboard Distance for Throw Line – Horizontal Horizontal distance from the face of the dartboard to the front of the throwline differs between steel tip and soft tip dartboards. Steel tip dartboards: Horizontal distance is 7 feet 9 ¼ inches (2.37 meters).
What types of dartboards do we offer?
These include standard bristle dartboards regularly used by famous players, and specialised boards for certain darts variants, like Yorkshire dartboards. We even have portable dartboards and complete home darts centres so you can practice in the living room with your family or on the move.
Why choose an eclipse ultra dartboard?
Unicorn dartboards are the only boards approved by the Professional Darts Corporation. The Eclipse ULTRA Dartboard has been specifically engineered to maximise your darting experience thanks to a range of new features designed to improve scoring and durability.
How are ratings calculated on a dart board?
For all bristle dart boards. How are ratings calculated? To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness.
What makes the target Pro Tour dartboard different?
The Target Pro Tour Dartboard features Smart Edge Technology which is 35% thinner than conventional round wire dart boards, increasing your target area and maximising averages. 100% Staple-free stainless steel wire construction ensures longer life and improved design. Complete with Target’s fully rotational, Anti-Glare number ring.