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Sunday, January 20, 2013

Your Chess Pieces: Friction Test 'Em for Speed <-- Cool Video

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Hi everyone,

Blitz players usually want their chessmen fast and sliding smooth. On the other hand, some detest the super-fast action and prefer more solid grip on the chessboard. Here's a very interesting video about just how "fast" different types of chess pieces can be. Wow.

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  • At January 20, 2013 at 11:28 AM , Anonymous alexis cochran, nz said...

    wow such technicality it's like football or golf ball or shuttle or tennis racket - chess IS A SPORT

  • At January 21, 2013 at 8:05 AM , Anonymous andre marcel, barcelona said...

    i like this so will we be allowed to take our own chess sets to the tournament ;)


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