The design that developed was a circular format with a handle, like the old paddle ball games. Additionally I wanted to store two balls on the game in the hope that they might not get lost as readily. Old timers disease was making me forget that a job always takes more time and money than expected, along with opportunities (substitute, “problems”), to be had.
Step 1: Your STUFF
Small steelie, ball bearing, BuckyBalls, marble, etc.
Graph paper, pencil, and good eraser.
Vector Drawing Program
Mach3, EMC, or similar (http://www.machsupport.com/) (http://www.linuxcnc.org/)
CNC Router or a contract fabricator – (www.100Kgarages.com)
X-acto, utility knife, something sharp
Sandpaper or foam blocks
Children for Beta test