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Brand Comparison Kush Shuffleboards

Kush Model Comparison

Kush Shuffleboard 

Located in:

Tennessee

The Craftsmen:

The Kush Shuffleboard Table model the Craftsmen side by side comparison

  • Cabinet construction Standard is Poplar or Tulip-wood with optional upgrade to Cherry wood.
  • PlayboardStandard 2.25″ Appalachian Maple? playing surface with a 1/4″ polymer coating – Net wood play board thickness 2″ Thick3″ North American Hard maple Maple playing surface available as an upgrade with polyurethane finish. $800 more
  • Custom Stain $450 more
  • Leather padded corners upgrade $550 more
  • Corners metal welded angle Iron cabinetry
  • Price range starting with options above at $16000

We do not know much about Kush shuffleboard tables, but their web site is very vague, and we do know like virtually every brand we compare or know of sold they have a multi-tier distribution policy. The factory gets one price, the resale dealer or retailer charges you another rate. When you buy from retail dealers or resellers then more of what your paying is going into marketing rather than top quality materials and craftsmanship to used in the manufacturing of the product.

McClure Tables Shuffleboards

Located In:

Grand Rapids Michigan.

The Limbert:

The Limbert Arts and Craft shuffleboard Table
The Limbert Shuffleboard

Side by Side comparison The McClure Handcrafted Difference

Cabinet Construction Ribbon Cut African Mahogany standard other wood available upon request.

  • Playboard Standard 3″ thick hard maple with lifetime warranty Piano Polyester Finihs
  • Custom Stain upon request no upcharge
  • Leather Padded Corners standard
  • Corners Dovetail joinery
  • Price Range as standard construction $15,995
Available now on our web site the latest in a series of models we plan to roll out in 2019 with a modern forged theme using some metal formed legs and other metal artwork, but still keeping with the elegant furniture cabinetry that McClure Tables is a well-renowned builder. If you see a design or style don’t settle for companies that have little experience in making shuffleboard tables. The heart of the table is the hard maple playboard buy from artisans who specialize in making playboards with over a decade of experience in the glue-up, finish, and design of the hard maple butcher block playboards. See here the Limbert Shuffleboard Table.
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Kush Shuffleboard Brand Comparison

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Kush Shuffleboards

 

Manufacturing Location:

Though a little less known Kush Shuffleboard location is in Chattanooga, Tennessee and they have been making shuffleboard tables for a few years. They do not know a lot about the game of shuffleboard but tend to have some creative, unique designs.

Kush Standard Playboard construction :

The main ingredient needed for the best shuffleboard play surface is North American Hard Maple the trees grow in the Eastern United States. Kush Shuffleboards use as standard a 2.25″ thick playboard made of Ambrosia Maple maple with the bar Top epoxy finish. So the net wood is probably a 2″ thick play-board with 1/4 inch of the plastic epoxy.

They do offer an 800 upgrade with an actual hard maple butcher block top with a polymer finish. We highly recommend if you choose to purchase a Kush Shuffleboard you make this choice. We can not testify to the quality and can tell from the image on their web site they have no equipment required to make the shuffleboard butcher block. So typical of virtually all shuffleboard companies they are really a cabinet maker

Where to purchase:

The Kush Shuffleboard tables are sold through many internet retailers and dealers.

You can also purchase directly from the Kush Shuffleboard website.

Customizations Offered?

Yes – Lights & Scoreboards (varies by model)

Can You Add A Custom Logo?

Yes

Table Sizes:

This is where the rubber meets the road, and though they have some nice designs, they know nothing about Shuffleboards. Since 1940’s shuffleboards are measured not by the play-board length but the cabinet. Most their styles come in 9′ 12′, 14′, 16′ play-board lengths. They even offer a 22-foot size play-board in a 22-foot size that standard feature is only 2.25″ thick.

When we restore antique tables that are beyond the tolerance acceptable for a restore and why traditional boards were made 3 inches thick so they could be sanded and resurfaced over the years. We have seen antique 22-foot models with board thickness as low as 2.5″ meaning they have been refinished several times, but this is the minimum thickness.

Shuffleboard Table Price Range: 

$2,200 – $18,000 They offer a variety of sizes but restricted on sizes woods and styles most very industrial but they do offer outdoor options with Resin or stone play board. Mostly industrial metalwork rather than fine woodworking.

Wood & Finish Variety

Most models are made with Poplar, but they offer some reclaimed wood and some Cherry as an upgrade. Custom finish option upgrade for extra $800

Playboard Material & Thickness

2.25″ Appalachian Maple? playing surface with a 1/4″ polymer coating – Net wood play board thickness 2″ Thick

3″ North American Hard maple Maple playing surface available as an upgrade with a polyurethane finish.

Do They Offer Installation?

Yes

Do They Offer Free Shipping?

Yes with some restrictions

Playboard warranty?

Unknown not stated on their web site

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McClure Tables Shuffleboards

Manufacturing Location:

The McClure Tables woodshop, where all cabinets playboards and component parts are made in-house, is located in Jenison Michigan.

Environmental Social Economic Impact :

The main ingredient needed for the best shuffleboard play surface is North American Hard Maple. We use hard maple on all our construction, not just for the play boards but for the cabinets and legs as well. The wood is grown, harvested, and kiln-dried within 3 counties whose borders touch. Therefore the environmental impact of transporting raw materials to the craftsmen who will build the product is minimal. The raw materials, labor, and other resources available to create shuffleboard tables are all in our woodshop; only finished products leave.

About:

McClure Tables proudly features a fantastic collection of unique shuffleboard table models in addition to faithful reproductions of the famous Rock-Ola tables built in 1947 and 1948. All McClure shuffleboard tables are handcrafted in our 18,000 square foot facility located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Once known as the furniture capital of America, Grand Rapids has a rich history of fine woodworking craftsmanship. This history of excellence goes into every shuffleboard table we build, refinish, or repair. Each and every shuffleboard table is crafted by hand, finished, and carefully inspected by our team of highly skilled and dedicated woodworking artisans. All McClure shuffleboard playing surfaces are made with locally harvested Michigan hard maple to provide the highest quality playboard available in the marketplace. The Playboards are coated with an ultra-durable finish, the McClure standard ensures your shuffleboard table will stand up to decades of exciting game-play.mccluretables.com

Where to purchase:

McClure Tables are only sold directly by the company or craftsmen who build the product. You can not buy McClure Tables from Amazon or any reseller, and we do not contract-manufacture for any other brands. We only sell directly on our web site. You can find our most extensive selection and all customizable options at McCluretables.com We offer three groups of tables on our web site. We provide handcrafted tables at wholesale prices using factory type woods for the cabinets. Also, we have in-stock inventory available for immediate shipping. Our custom line of shuffleboard tables uses premium hardwood cabinetry such as hard maple, American Cherry, Walnut, Sapelle or Mahogany woods for the cabinets.

Customizations Offered?

Yes – Lights, Scoreboards, Score Beads, Cabinets, Wood Type, & Finish add a logo to any model

McClure Tables Complete Shuffleboard Table Price Range: 

$1,995 – $28,000 price range of shuffleboard tables offered. We have shuffleboard tables in every price range style and cabinet, but we do not make good better or best. Every model is made with the same handcrafted care and love using the same top quality raw ingredients.

Customizations Offered?

Yes – Lights, Scoreboards, Score Beads, Cabinets, Wood Type, & Finish

Can You Add A Custom Logo?

Yes

Table Sizes:

9’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’, 22’

Wood & Finish Variety

Cherry, Hickory, Walnut, Hard Maple, White Oak, Mahogany, Soft Maple, Red Oak, Reclaimed woods, Alder, Eastern White Pine and too many finish colors to name

Playboard Material & Thickness

Guaranteed Full 3.0″ thick Michigan hard maple playing surface. + A Lifetime Warranty Traditional Piano Polyester Finish (10 times harder than Epoxy/Polymer Poured Resins). Read about our warranty here the only shuffleboard warranty in the business not void for commercial locations.

Do They Offer Installation?

Yes

Do They Offer Free Shipping?

Yes

Shuffleboard Models:

Over 32 Different Models & Styles

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