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Project by tamtum posted 01-31-2016 09:51 AM 2363 views 10 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A chess board table for my son from oak and mahogany. Dimensions are 70cm x 70cm

-- Alexander , Greece, http://alekosbiki.wordpress.com/





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Ivan

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#1 posted 01-31-2016 10:18 AM

WOW! It has a stand too. Incredibly nice project, the board is great, drawers also.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Handtooler

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#2 posted 01-31-2016 11:30 AM

Super craftsmanship! And, very useful if he enjoys the game. I like your choice of woods and the design. One of your own?

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 [email protected]

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tamtum

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#3 posted 01-31-2016 11:34 AM

Thanks for the comments. I had some ideas from the internet and I made plans for that. The contrast of oak and mahogany is beautiful.

-- Alexander , Greece, http://alekosbiki.wordpress.com/

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Handtooler

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#4 posted 01-31-2016 12:51 PM

You being from Greece, I’m somewhat surprised in that it doesn’t have a backgammon board on the reverse side, since that is your national game. When I was there everyone seemed to play at every period of relaxation’

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 [email protected]

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mikeho

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#5 posted 01-31-2016 03:14 PM

Awesome!

-- Mike, Thedford NE

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 01-31-2016 03:36 PM

This is so nice. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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hoss12992

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#7 posted 01-31-2016 04:23 PM

That is really cool. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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kiefer

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#8 posted 01-31-2016 04:52 PM

Nice piece of work .
Well done !

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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tamtum

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#9 posted 01-31-2016 07:24 PM

Handtooled is true that the backgammon is a national game with coffee but I like to made a table as a furniture so a backgammon table is not good idea for that. A backgammon table must be more casual and not as a heavy furniture.

-- Alexander , Greece, http://alekosbiki.wordpress.com/

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rctomps

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#10 posted 01-31-2016 07:50 PM

A beautiful piece of furniture. Great job.
This is something that’s on my bucket list.

-- Rob

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redryder

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#11 posted 01-31-2016 10:21 PM

I like it…..................

-- mike...............

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#12 posted 01-31-2016 10:59 PM

That’s awesome, great work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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dimitrios

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#13 posted 02-01-2016 06:36 AM

My friend you are a true artist!!!!!

-- Dimitrios Afidnes Greece

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