Chess board w/storage box

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Project by spud72 posted 917 days ago 1186 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a chess board that I built for my Brother who lives in Rhode Island. He has a nice chess set made of pewter and was looking foe a nice board with a storage compartment.

It’s constructed of NA Walnut and white Birch. I made the cove in the sides with the my table saw.

I apologize for the pictures. Good news is I did got a new DSLR camera for Christmas and future postings should have better photos.


-- Guy,PEI

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#1 posted 917 days ago

Looks great!

One of my sons got a nice set of chess pieces for Christmas and I need to make him a board with storage. I may have to get some info from you.

Good work.

-- "I'm a classic overachieving underachiever" - Phil Newcomb

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#2 posted 917 days ago

Looks awsome nice work I like how u built in the storage compartment!

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#3 posted 917 days ago

Wow this is exactly what I want to make for our grandchildren to play on!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#4 posted 917 days ago

This chess board is super nice,good job.

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#5 posted 915 days ago

That is a beautiful looking board you have build for your brother.
The coving,corner spline ,hinges and lining are nice details that make this piece something to be cherished for many years.
Very well done Buddy


-- Kiefer 松

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