Knex Chess/checkers Set.

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Introduction: Knex Chess/checkers Set.

Hello thanks for viewing this, Rate it even if you hate it!
Also Knex_Builder_Freak helped edit this ible, And make sure everything is up standards.
So lets get some pros, and cons.

Pros:
Very cool.
You can use it.
2 different sets in one.

Cons:
Kinda heavy.
Big.
A lot of knex.

All right lets get building!

Step 1: Parts List.

Parts list(the board).

Rods:
Green:296
White:168
Blue:44
Yellow:16
Gray:6

Connectors:
Dark gray:6
Orange:18
Red:10
Yellow:26
Orange (These can be yellows):16
White:32
Purple:138
Blue:66

parts list for the playing pecies
chess:
white side:
rods:
white:16
blue:1
connectors:
purple:16
blue:16
other:
y clip:2
ball socket:2
ball joint:3
tan clip:7
blue clip:1
small black tire:2

black side:
rods:
gray:16
lt blue:1
connectors:
gray:16
lt blue:16
other:
y clip:2
ball socket:2
ball joint:3
brown clip:7
blue clip:1
small black tire:2

chekers:
red:
small tire:15

black checkers:
small tire:15
rubber thing for tire:15

Lets start!

Step 2: Playing Pieces.

This will show you how to make the playing pieces.
They are:
Chess:Pawn,Rook,Knight,Bishops,King,Queen.
Checkers:Black,Red.

1:The 2 playing sides black and white.
2:Front view of the black side.
3:Front view of the white side.
4:This is the rook make 8 for each side.
5:Another view.
6:Another view.
7:All 8 pawns(black).
8:All 8 pawns(white).
9:This is the rook make 2 for each side.
10:Another view.
11Another view.
12:The 2 white rooks.
13:The 2 black rooks.
14:This is the knight make 2 for each side.
15:Another view.
16:Another view.
17:The 2 white knights.
18:The 2 black knights.
19:This is the bishop make 2 for each side.
20:The 2 white rooks.
21:The 2 black rooks.
22:This is the king make one for each side.
23:Another view.
24:This is the queen make 1 for each side.
25:Another view.
26:Another view.
27:The king and queen.
28:The whole line for the back row.
29:The full step up for 1 side.
30:View from the side.
31:Birds eye view.
32:Full set up for the other side.
33:Both sides set up.

Now lets move on to the other stuff.

Step 3: Holder.

Just a holder for the stuff.

1:Make this.
2:Another view.
3:Another view.
4:Another view.
5:Another view.
6:Another view.
7:Another view.
8:Make.
9:Gather.
10:Gather.
11:Add.
12:Add.
13:Add.
14:Add.
15:Add.
16:Add.
17:Add.
18:Add.
20:It's done.

Lets move on to the next thing.

Step 4: Side Panels.

These are the panels that when on it make it look better.

1:Make 4 of these.
2:All 4 of them.
3:Another view.

All right lets move on to the next step.

Step 5: Base.

This is the base its not too hard.

1:Make this make 2 of them.
2:Almost full view.
3:Another view.
4:Both of them.
5:Make these things .
6:Another view.
7:Put them together.
8:Put all three pieces together.
9:Close up.
10:It's done.

Now lets move on.

Step 6: The Board.

This is pretty easy look at the image notes and the writing so you can't mess up.

1:Make this but make sure to look at the other pics
2:Close up of the center.
3:Close up of a corner.
4:This is one corner there should be 2 like this.
5:This is one corner there should be 2 like this.
7:Another view.
8:Another view.

Lets go to the next step.

Step 7: Putting It All Together.

This will show you how to put it together.

1:Keep adding blue rods.
2:All the blue rods.
3:The center.
4:The center with a bottom on.
5:Add the bottom.
6:Another view.
7:Gather these.
8:Add in the corners.
9:Add this on.
10:Keep adding them on till there all on.
11:All on.
12:Wheres that white rod.
13:There it is notice how it follow the other whites.
14:Add your chess pieces (Or checkers.) And have fun with it.

Step 8: How to Play

some of you know how to play but for those who dont how look at the links for help
wiki:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chess
how to play chess:http://www.chessdryad.com/education/magictheater/

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    nice chess board yoo must have alot of knex!

    lol scroll up and down simultaneously on step 6 pic 1 #illusion# lol

    Why don't you switch the purple or blue pieces (the 3d full circle except you used it as 2d) to black snow flakes (or full circle).

    do you meen if i put blue cons where the purples go and a rod beneath and change the plates to white and black