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Show us your Shanghais!
I figured we have several threads for other shots, so I thought maybe this could be another thread fellow Nutz could contribute to.

For those of you who are just starting, a Shanghai is where you hit a Treble, Single and Double of the same number. You'll hear it occasionally watching darts, usually on the 20s to check out 120 but the term Shanghai applies to any number you hit T, S, D.

I'll sometimes practice this when playing round the clock.

Before making this thread I didn't realise that Shanghai was actually a game played, but here's a link explaining Shanghai and the origins of the term.

https://www.patrickchaplin.com/Shanghai.htm

I'll get us started with some pictures I've taken of my Shanghais since I started playing.

20's.
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12's.
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Just threw some random shanghai's for 15 min, only hit 2. Everytime I did hit single and treble I missed the double Guests cannot see images in the messages. Please register at the forum by clicking here to see images. and everytime I missed the treble I did hit the double lol. It's a great and fun way to practise tho!

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nice shooting, I was sure I got one on video the other day while doing a review but I cant seem to find it, will have another search, it would have been a fluke if I did lol!
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Nice one Kev! It can be frustrating lol. But as you said it's a good way to practice everything at once Guests cannot see images in the messages. Please register at the forum by clicking here to see images.
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Yep lol.

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Wanted the 19 as well but the last double didn't want to go in.
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Shanghai is the favorite 501 outing strategy in soft tip. Because you can finish the game by hitting triples. If you miss, there's still the doubles.

So if you have 30 left, in soft tip. more players would prefer to go for T10 than D15. Lol funny why they named this after a Chinese province.
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I've not thought to photograph these. Next time I'l get some so I can add to the thread Guests cannot see images in the messages. Please register at the forum by clicking here to see images..
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Haha brilliant Adams, worth a shot. I found an old Harrows board like this in the shed, from when my dad was 15-16 roughly. He's 50 now.
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Was just messing around the other night.

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(04-21-2015, 10:59 PM)Kon Wrote: Was just messing around the other night.

[Image: https://img.photobucket.com/albums/v454/...t48ayp.jpg]

[Image: https://img.photobucket.com/albums/v454/...vjosfn.jpg]

Have you painted the spider on your board?
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(05-07-2015, 04:46 PM)dannyd180 Wrote:
(04-21-2015, 10:59 PM)Kon Wrote: Was just messing around the other night.

[Image: https://img.photobucket.com/albums/v454/...t48ayp.jpg]

[Image: https://img.photobucket.com/albums/v454/...vjosfn.jpg]

Have you painted the spider on your board?

No, it's just the way the light from my surround hits it. I thought about it, but I figured it would get nicked up pretty fast.
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Decided to swap my normal flights and stems for some Cosmos, managed 2 Shanghais (wasn't initially aiming for the first one but I was the second!)

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Current setup:

Cosmo Juggler Queen 2nd 400 (18g) + One80 Reflex conversion points
Cosmo Carbon #8 locked stem
Cosmo Fit Flight Juggler yellow (ocean design)

High checkout: 124 (T20, T14, D11, steeltip)
Best 501 leg: 20 darts
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Another one on 20s, from my Phase 6 review.

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E: To save another post, did this one today (30/5/15):

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Current setup:

Cosmo Juggler Queen 2nd 400 (18g) + One80 Reflex conversion points
Cosmo Carbon #8 locked stem
Cosmo Fit Flight Juggler yellow (ocean design)

High checkout: 124 (T20, T14, D11, steeltip)
Best 501 leg: 20 darts
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Current setup:

Cosmo Juggler Queen 2nd 400 (18g) + One80 Reflex conversion points
Cosmo Carbon #8 locked stem
Cosmo Fit Flight Juggler yellow (ocean design)

High checkout: 124 (T20, T14, D11, steeltip)
Best 501 leg: 20 darts
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Aaaaand another: Guests cannot see images in the messages. Please register at the forum by clicking here to see images.

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Current setup:

Cosmo Juggler Queen 2nd 400 (18g) + One80 Reflex conversion points
Cosmo Carbon #8 locked stem
Cosmo Fit Flight Juggler yellow (ocean design)

High checkout: 124 (T20, T14, D11, steeltip)
Best 501 leg: 20 darts
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