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Project by ANATOLII MATIASHCHUK posted 05-16-2018 09:23 PM 1178 views 4 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Friends hello. Today I finished my big project which lasted two months. This is making chess pieces on a lathe on wood and a chess board. For black figures I used bog oak and for white beech. Who is interested in the entire process of making this project, click on the link to the playlist. Enjoy watching.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3y77LmOsM8&list=PLGTPDPKXzET_PR9mrEJttjVHLFiLNDDrM

-- Anatolii UKRAINE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJuV0Qghalv8QkgY8XJPkSg





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 05-16-2018 10:11 PM

Anatolii, you are a genius!!!!!!! That is a really neat way to reproduce those shape!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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woodbutcherbynight

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#2 posted 05-16-2018 10:46 PM

отлично

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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Underdog

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#3 posted 05-17-2018 12:19 AM

I didn’t understand a word you said, but your method is impressive. I wonder how in the world you figured out how to make the patterns?
I like the final shape of your chess pieces. Very nice work.
Thanks for sharing!

-- Jim, Georgia, USA

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ralbuck

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#4 posted 05-17-2018 02:39 AM

FABULOUS!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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Jacksdad

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#5 posted 05-17-2018 03:11 AM

That chess set is awesome

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oldnovice

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#6 posted 05-17-2018 05:00 AM

Just beautiful sir!
I love the classical chess piece design and the colors are also not just classical but very well done!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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tomd

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#7 posted 05-17-2018 05:07 AM

Very nice looking set, wonderful workmanship.

-- Tom D

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ANATOLII MATIASHCHUK

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#8 posted 05-17-2018 05:44 AM



I didn t understand a word you said, but your method is impressive. I wonder how in the world you figured out how to make the patterns?
I like the final shape of your chess pieces. Very nice work.
Thanks for sharing!

- Underdog


All the templates were selected experimentally by a millimeter, it was long but the result turned out to be excellent

-- Anatolii UKRAINE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJuV0Qghalv8QkgY8XJPkSg

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ANATOLII MATIASHCHUK

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#9 posted 05-17-2018 05:45 AM

Friends thank you for the good comments. Yes, the work was painstaking and long, but the result was excellent

-- Anatolii UKRAINE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJuV0Qghalv8QkgY8XJPkSg

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Dustin

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#10 posted 05-17-2018 11:54 AM

Beautiful! The knights, in particular, are especially attractive. We should start a correspondence game :p

1. d4

-- "Ladies, if your husband says he'll get to it, he'll get to it. No need to remind him about it every 6 months."

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GR8HUNTER

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#11 posted 05-17-2018 01:47 PM

SIMPLY AMAZING …..I like how the board is also storage for the pieces ….. I have done a very fine job here ….. I dont play chess ..… but your pieces look spectacular …… GREAT JOB :<)) GRATZ TOP 3 no doubt editors choice

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#12 posted 05-17-2018 04:53 PM

Incredible work and effort – BRAVO!!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Steve

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#13 posted 05-17-2018 04:54 PM

That’s awesome. How did you do the Knights?

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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 05-17-2018 06:51 PM

This is a beautiful chess set and so nicely done.

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

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