Chess Set for the Blind - 3.25 inch King

Product Code: GWBL300

  • $58.80 USD
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Product Details

This set is designed specially for players who are blind or have very limited vision. The set has a number of features to make playing chess enjoyable.

The 12" square wood chess board offers alternating depth squares to help with tactile identification of the square. In the center of the squares are holes for pegs beneath each piece.

The Staunton design plastic pieces with 3" kings have pegs on their base to fit into the 64 holes of the chessboard, keeping them steady in place. The black players pieces have rounded pegs on top for easy identification and the white queen and bishop have their ball removed to prevent accidental mis-identification, a helpful detail.

Specifications

  • King height: 3 1/4" (black), 3 1/8" (white) with 1 3/8" Bases and .7oz weight
  • Board size: 12" x 12" x 3/4"
  • Square size: 1 3/8" (1.38")
  • Piece set weight 13.9 oz
  • Total set weight: 43 oz.



Customer Reviews

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L
L.R.
Nice set

I am just learning to play and this set is perfect. The pieces stay securely in place and the squares are easy to differentiate by touch. I like the heaviness and thickness of the board.

G
G.C.
Chess set

The board and pieces are nice, but the pieces seem to be too large for the board. The pegs fit nicely into the holes and remain in place. If the board was a little larger, the whole set would be well worth the price.

R
R.M.
Love it

Quality

K
K.
Great product - no case

Very happy with the set. Haven’t used it yet but it seems very usable and sturdy. The only disappointment is that there is no case for it, so I have to find something in the house to keep the pieces in and keep them together with the board.

S
S.H.
poor service

The White Queen and white pawn never arrived. That's very poor service
Resend Immediately




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