Adafruit 3D Printed Chess Set

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Adafruit 3D Printed Chess Set by adafruit Jul 16, 2015
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Adafruit's Circuit Playground Chess

Get ready to play with the Adafruit Chess set! It’s entirely 3D printed and features players from Circuit Playground.

In this project we’re using metal filament to 3D print the chess peices. This filament contains actual metal particles. In this guide we’ll take a look at how to get this shimmer and shine so it doesn't even look 3D printed.

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It hurts my eyes when chessboards aren't oriented correctly...

It looks like for the board all you did was remix http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:40605 without giving him credit.

4d-Staunton Full Size Chess Set
by PerryT

Or it could just be that every chess board looks similar

No, look at the grid pieces. They just remixed the cross beams and added the mount posts. They are good remixes, but the didn't give any credit to the original creator.

bravo! can i scale it down to fit on a4"x4"?