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How to Build a Horseshoe Pit (page 1 of 3)

Horseshoes is a classic game that is fun for the whole family. Learn how to build a permanent pit in your backyard.

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Materials

  • 12 2x4 x 8' pressure-treated boards
  • 6 5/4" x 6 x 12' pressure-treated decking boards
  • 2 4x4 x 8' pressure-treated boards
  • 2 2x10 pressure-treated boards
  • 2 1-lb. boxes of 3" deck screws
  • 1-lb. box of 1-5/8" deck screws
  • 50-lb. bag of quick-dry concrete
  • playground sand
  • 1" diameter x 30" long metal stake
  • 2 bar safety caps
  • spray paint

Tools

  • buckets
  • safety goggles
  • circular saw
  • miter saw
  • tape measure
  • framing square
  • string line
  • 6' level
  • hammer
  • chisel
  • drill with Phillips driver
  • 1/8" drill bit

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