All of our arcade plans include spray and stick arcade templates. These arcade templates will simplify the building of your arcade. We recommend printing them out on standard 8.5×11 paper and then using a spray adhesive such as 3M Super 77 to attach them to your arcade panels (temporarily).

If you don’t have any 3M Super 77 or other spray adhesive you can also use an Elmer’s Glue Stick, or simply tape them on using masking or packing tape.

This video will show you the best practices for using these templates.

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Before drilling the holes with a forstner bit, tap a center guide hole using a punch. If you don’t happen to have a forstner bit or don’t want to spring for the purchase of one, you can certainly use cheaper paddle bits, albeit with a less finished look.  Regardless of which bit you ultimately select, be sure to use a wasteboard under your material to prevent blow-out on the back side when the bit breaks through.

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