Chess/Checker Board

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Project by ruizd posted 06-05-2017 04:25 AM 601 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this from some scraps I had laying around from other finished projects. The squares are made from maple, and mahogany, the border is trimmed with oak and a thin walnut inlay. The squares are 2” x 2” and the overall dimension is 18 1/2” x 18 1/2” x 3/4”.

-- Dan - A good day in the wood shop is finishing up with all your fingers still attached!

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 06-05-2017 12:03 PM

Real nice game board!!


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#2 posted 06-05-2017 01:02 PM

Great looking board. One of these days I’ll make one.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 06-05-2017 02:53 PM

nice and tight… I can’t see any gaps. Well done.

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#4 posted 06-05-2017 06:16 PM

This is a beautiful chess board.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 06-07-2017 03:04 PM

The inlay is a nice accent to the piece.

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA,

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