Chess Set & table

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Project by RayArnold posted 473 days ago 747 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Chess set I made a while back, Inspired by Steve Ramsey’s video from way back a few years ago (2008). I gave the set to my mom. the chess board is made of walnut and maple and the table is made of walnut and tiger maple, finished per Steve’s video with lacquer.
The chess pieces are from the Chess Store.

-- Ray Arnold, Mesa Az. I cant see the forest, the trees are in the way.

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#1 posted 473 days ago

looks great

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#2 posted 473 days ago

I love them. Ive also seen steves video on the chess table and would like to build one when time allows.

-- Bill Byron Center MI

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#3 posted 472 days ago

Beautiful work here. I’ll bet your Mom is very proud to have these pieces.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#4 posted 472 days ago

Hi Ray Good piece.

I did also built the Steve chessboard. It was my first project ever. Didn´t posted as project, but blogged

I learned a lot from that Steve´s era. As a matter of fact, he introduced me to ww.

The table and finishing looks gorgeous , great work

-- Back home. Fernando

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#5 posted 470 days ago

Excellent work on that stunning set. Great design and execution. Amazing finish, very flawless.

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