I’ll flip a coin. Oct 3, 7. My favorite HOS plastic set: And where might one be able to get these? Love the knights on this one, good material, real felt, light but still sufficient weight, nice to play with Oct 3, 4. The chess board every individual pieces have a light magnetic attraction to the square playing field. I like that they are doing the plastic ones in different styles now.
An Enchanting Duel of Wits! Oct 4, And the plastic work seems to be shoddy in some places.. The deep cut mitre on the bishop and the elegant design of the knight do it for me. I’ve never shared the attachment many people feel to the old Drueke Players Choice. Also shop in Also shop in. Oct 3, 8. It is true unfortunately that the HOS Collector plastic has had some issues with quality control.
It is true unfortunately that the HOS Collector plastic has had some issues with quality control.
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It’s a shame, I like the design the knights in particularbut the pieces almost feel like they’ll tip over. Zucksrt, nice review, Thanks.
Oct 3, 7. We would be with you to resolve this issue. I am going to wait for Frank to test out the plastic Dubrovnic pieces out first though.
See each listing for international shipping options and costs. The deep cut mitre on the bishop and the elegant design of the knight do it for me. Don’t look or feel like plastic.
Slightdifferences in the colour tone of the website’s photo and the actual item. A high sset folding chess board covered with rugged PVC plastic, this traditional chessboard will tuck away neatly and never get wrinkled!
It was my father’s. Not my collection obviously but my guess is ivory. Foldable design, chess pieces can be put into the chessboard for easy storage.
They also had a price drop in the last year or so; I hope that doesn’t mean they’re giving up on quality control.
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Pieces feel lightweight and topheavy. Oct 3, 5. Mark all topics as READ. Anyway thanks for the review.
We’ll have to wait for Frank to wake up to get the final word though. Can anybody pinpoint a name or anything here?
At that price point, it can compete with the higher end plastic sets. Oct 3, 2. Here’s a plastic set I know nothing about, got it from some online action. Here is an zucckert chess set – the original set of wizarding chess which was released in by Mattel. Oct 3, 4. Of course it is a very basic design but seems like it will be very durable which is exactly what i want.
This chess set is available in the following colors: First off, the HOS Collector 4″: I like the design much better than the Collector, and the set is really fun to play with.
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Due to the different monitor and light effect, the actual color of the item might be slightly different The rule states zeries must be a discernible difference between I grew up playing Lardy sets so this mold feels very natural to me, and I like these slightly better than the current modified variation sold by USCF.
I thought I’d start a thread where people can review some of the various plastic sets available One of the mitres is signifcantly plastoc than the rest of them, like a production defect or something.
The squares are perfect for chess pieces with Kings base. The felting is stiff plastic that tends to warp and unglue: The felting is plastic that tends to warp and unglue: I never bought from them again.