Step 7: Set the wire in place

two men assembling shishkaball game
Photo: Wendell Webber
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Put the wire cylinder on the base so that it fits on the lip. Set the lid on top of the wire so that the smaller ring nests inside the cylinder. Slide the stakes into one side of the wire cylinder and out the opposite side in varying directions, then dump the plastic balls on top of the stakes.
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    Tools List

    • jigsaw
      Jigsaw fitted with scroll blade (for plywood) and aggressive blade (for lumber)
    • drill
      Drill driver fitted with -inch bit and ¼-inch bit
    • lineman's pliers
      Linesman pliers

    Shopping List

    ½-inch birch-veneer plywood

    2x4 for the legs

    4-foot welded-wire garden fencing

    2-foot bamboo plant stakes You'll need at least 90

    Plastic pit balls Get about 100

    220-grit sandpaper

    Stain-blocking white primer Spray paint in three colors

    -inch wood screws

    2 ½-inch trim-head screws

    Wood glue

    Wood filler

    Painter's tape