Table Layouts in Roulette

A look at the Roulette table will leave a beginner believing roulette to be complex business. Read on to know all secrets of roulette table layout.

The table itself might look complicated, complex and intimidating for a new player; the first sight is that of a wheel that has a large box attached to it. This is just an appearance as the game itself is far from complicated. It is not a difficult task understanding how the diversified elements of the roulette table functions.

The first thing you will behold when looking at an online roulette table is a section that comprises of 3 columns. The columns have 36 boxes that are laid out orderly. The boxes are ordered sequentially and are in alternating colors of black and red. Aside from these 36 boxes, you will find two others that are an addition to the table that serves as home to Zeroes.

The color of these two boxes that are added is green. These boxes differ not only in color but also in shape and in their location. They are located at end, and aren't rectangular.


Roulette Table Layout

The bets that you can make on the roulette table include the outside bets. The outside bets are a kind of bet that is placed on the outer boxes. This bet can either be a low bet, high bet, color bet, odd or even bet, dozen bets and column bets.

  1. The Low Bet: this is a bet that is place on the numbers between 1 and 18.
  2. The High Bet: This is a bet place on the numbers between 19 and 36
  3. Odd or even bets: here a bet is placed on either an Odd number or an Even number
  4. Dozen Bets: this is a bet that can be placed on any of the dozen sets of the numbers. There are 3 groups of dozens; these are 1 to 12, 13-24 and 25-36.

    1 to 18: low bet- a bet on the first eighteen numbers.

  5. Column Bets: the table is made of 3 columns; these are the lines that run vertically across the table. Each of these lines have 12 numbers in them, a bet can be placed on either of these columns. When a bet is placed on a column, the bet is placed on all the 12 numbers that are in the column.
  6. Most importantly among all the elements of the roulette table is the wheel. The importance of the wheel is great as it and it alone can determine what the wining number is. When playing online, the wheel is spun automatically and wherever it comes to rest is the winning number, there is no possible manual interference involved.