The true origins of chess are unknown, but it’s believed to have originated in India sometime before the 7th century and since then has become a very popular pastime. This article looks at creating a chessboard and box for the pieces from two contrasting wood species.
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- Father’s Day Gift
- Wet Wet Wet…
- Through and Half-Blind Dovetails
- Getting Hot Around the Collar – Making a Steam Bending Box
- Logging and Sawmill Operations in California – 1940s Forest Documentary
- Humour in the Woodshop
- Car Boot Sale – UK
- Bent wood salad tongs
- La presse latérale d’établi – Outillage pour le bois
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