Both options are available at all good darts retailers, or please email us on [email protected] your nearest stockist.The centre screw on the back of our dartboards is designed to comfortably take the weight of a dartboard and a traditional surround, but other, heavier items (such as some lighting systems) may add excessive weight to the board and cause the board to fall from the wall potentially causing injury.

According to the Chinese Defense Ministry, the joint Russian-Chinese missile defense drill are designed to help the two countries prepare for a surprise attack. “Strategic coordination between Moscow and Beijing would remain loose, but, in the larger scheme of things concerning the world order, Beijing and Moscow will be on the same side.”" data-reactid="31"Wu stated that this the second time this exercise has been run and it is “not directed at any third party”—which is a pro forma statement.

“The drill aims to help the two sides cope with any sudden or provocative attack of ballistic or cruise missiles in the countries' territories,” reads a Chinese MOD statement. However, Russia and China have been drawing closer together over the past several years. “Strategic coordination between Moscow and Beijing would remain loose, but, in the larger scheme of things concerning the world order, Beijing and Moscow will be on the same side.”The Russians and the Chinese have both resent American dominance of the so-called rules based international order.

In addition, the round surface area of blunt dart points pushes the sisal back into the board in such a way that it can't recover, leaving holes in your dartboard.

Hooked and engineered dart points can pull fibres out of the dartboard which not only looks unsightly but, over time, will reduce the surface density and impact the performance of the board.

It is a common misconception dating back to the days of pre-bristle dartboards that soaking or spraying a dartboard with water (or other liquids) will increase its life.

No liquids should ever come into contact with the surface of a bristle dartboard, as this could damage the board and decrease its lifespan.

One of the most common questions we get asked is: How long does a dartboard last?

This is an almost impossible question to answer without knowing the exact setup a player is using, the mechanics of their throw and how often the board is used.

"The militaries of China and Russia will hold a joint anti-missile drill based on computer simulations from Dec.