A Guide to Soft Tip Darts
If you are playing darts at home or in a pub, you can use soft tip darts. Soft tips darts are manufactured using soft plastic tips so that it can be used with much safety.
When soft tip darts are manufactures, they use materials such as nickel-silver, brass, and tungsten. Among the materials used, tungsten is the most popular. This metal is dense and with it the dart can have a smaller diameter with the same weight. There is a high percentage of tungsten in tungsten darts.
Nickel-silver and brass are available in wider groups and varieties because they are easier to work on than tungsten. Tungsten soft tip darts are more expensive to manufacture than brass darts but they are easier to navigate and play with since they are smaller in diameter. Soft tips darts are prone to spring often but tungsten soft tip darts are less likely to crack from falling down.
Darts and shafts are usually packed in sets of three and their tips are compatible. There is a regular altering of accessories and packaging of these darts by their manufacturers. Here are the popular dartboard options that you can use.
When you go to a pub or a bar, you would usually find a traditional dartboard or a bristle dartboard. With a traditional dishoard, steel tips darts are used and the scoring is manually done using a chalkboard.
Electronic dartboards serve multiple purposes such as keeping score automatically and having several built-in games to pick from as well as using the soft tip darts. If you don’t want using the traditional dartboard, then use the alternative electronic dartboard. Just like any regular board, the electronic dartboard is a regular board that uses soft tip darts. You can find many sizes and shapes of dartboards in the market; they can be round, square, and diamond shaped. You can also choose from different colors, designs and themes and they are perfect for small places.
The beefits of using electronic dartboards are given below.
It is perfectly safe to play darts with an electronic safety. Traditional bristle dartboard is perfect if traditional darts are used. In order to pierce the bristle board, traditional darts are produced with sharp metal tips. It is dangerous to use this metal darts since they can be dangerous to small children and can cause injury or if it’s the walls then it can destroy walls as well. An electronic dart boards use soft tips darts which allow for better safety. Unlike steel tip darts, soft tip darts cannot give injuries to children. Electronic boards keep score of various players automatically. If you are playing with multiple opponents this is a perfect board. The process of tracking score for traditional dart games is manually done. This is a time-consuming and tedious way to keep score.