A Guide to Soft Tip Darts
Today soft tips darts are becoming popular whether you are playing darts in your own home or in a pub. Soft tips darts are manufactured using soft plastic tips so that it can be used with much safety.
The most common materials used in manufacturing soft-tip darts include nickel-silver, brass, and tungsten. Tungsten darts are the most popular dart type. This metal is dense and with it the dart can have a smaller diameter with the same weight. Tungsten darts contain a large percentage of tungsten.
It is easier to work on nickel-silver and brass materials compared to tungsten and this is the reason why they are available in wider groups and varieties. 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. Although soft tip darts tend to spring often, tungsten soft tip darts do not crack even if they fall down.
Most darts and shafts are sold in sets of three and most dart tips are compatible. There is a regular altering of accessories and packaging of these darts by their manufacturers. There are also several dash board options available.
When you go to a pub or a bar, you would usually find a traditional dartboard or a bristle dartboard. You need to use steel tip darts for these dartboards and require manual scoring with the use of chalk board.
Another type of dartboard is the electronic dartboard which can be used for many functions like keeping score automatically, having several built-in games to pick from and it uses the soft tip darts. This is an alternative to the traditional 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 reason why electronic dartboards are getting popular is because it have many benefits.
Its main benefit is its safety. If you are using steel darts, then you should use traditional bristle dartboards. 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. Your kids will not mind since soft tip darts won’t hurt them. Electronic boards keep score of various players automatically. It is perfect when playing against multiple opponents as it leaves no room for disputes. In traditional dart boards, score tracking process is done manually with traditional boards. This makes it more time consuming and tedious.