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My chess sets: tin magnetic set

July 27, 2015

This is an occasional series of postings inspired by a brief discussion on the flight home from Turkey this summer. The flight attendant saw I was reading a chess book (quelle surprise) and, just making polite small talk, said she also liked playing chess, saying that depending on whether other crew members played, she would play on stopovers. Later in the flight she asked me if I had a chess set at home…and that set me thinking. How many chess sets do I have? And since then number is, well, shall we say, quite high, I thought I would blog about them especially those which ‘mean something to me’.

Chess T3

Another cheap set

Chess T2

Chess T1

I’ve hardly used it, and am not really likely to do so. Quite functional in design, but not pleasant to the touch.

Rating

3/10: an interesting version of a portable magnetic set.

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