What makes this chess board unique?
Walnut & Maple Chess Board
Walnut & Maple Tiroir Chess Board chess board features two drawers with individual compartments for chess pieces.
Each drawer will hold 34 Staunton pattern chessmen (up to 3.5" King) and has an additional compartment for holding draughts (checkers).
Walnut defined: Walnut is a straight-grained hardwood that varies from chocolate brown (from the center of the tree) to yellow (outer portion of the tree). It's a very strong and stable wood that can take intricate carving.
Maple wood defined: Maple is a creamy white hardwood that sometimes has a reddish tinge. One of the hardest wood species, it can take a beating and look great for years.
What are the dimensions?
Chess Board Dimensions: 4.5” thick and board with 1.75”squares is 17.5” x 17.5”. Chess Board Squares: 1.75” squares.
What are some of the unique selling features of this product?
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The anatomy of the chess board.
Similar to checkers the chess board consists of 64 squares – 8 rows and 8 columns.
The chess board squares are light and dark, the material used to build a board may vary but wood or wood veneer is the most common.
FIDE (World Chess Federation) equipment standard dictate that the board squares should be twice the diameter of the pawns base.