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Build Your Own Agility Course: Teeter Board

Instructions below to build the "Teeter Board" agility course

What you need

  • 8  1” 90° elbows
  • 6  1” T’s
  • 4   2 ¼ “  PVC
  • 4   5  1/2”  PVC
  • 9   12” PVC
  • 1   10” 1¼”pipe
  • 1 board 2x10 
  • 2 plumbers straps 6” long
  • Assorted screws
  • Screw driver
  • 1 piece Astroturf or indoor/outdoor carpeting to cover the board

Building the Teeter Board

Teeter Board
1. Closer view of the parts for the teeter board

Teeter Board
2i. This is the start of the base of the rocker for the teeter board. You need four of these rocker bases. Take 1 T, insert small pipe 2 ¼” and elbow on one end of the T. Repeat three more times. These will make up the base.

Teeter Board
2ii. The rocker base of the teeter board

Teeter Board
2iii. The rocker base in the right position

Teeter Board
2iv. Building up the rocker base

Teeter Board
2v. The rocker base completed

Take 4  12” pipes insert in the tips of the framework.
Take a 12” pipe and attach to each end of the completed framework.

Teeter Board
3. Putting the rocking base in place. Attach 1 ¼” pipe to the 2x10 board in the center flush onto the board using the plumber straps. Screw securely into place. Slide 1 12”x1” pipe through the center pipe to form the pivot head.

Teeter Board
4. Complete the framework by attaching the two remaining ends to the frame. Fit this apparatus around the pivot pipe.

Teeter Board
5. Teeter board covered. Take the carpet and lay it over the board, secure it down with screws, cut to fit and attach screws to keep the carpet tight.

Your Teeter Board for dog's agility course is now complete.


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