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Re: [Icehouse] RE: Mad Expensive, but Wicked Cool

  • FromChristopher Hickman <tophu@xxxxxxx>
  • DateSat, 8 Apr 2006 21:30:18 -0400
Oh, I know the design.  I'm just trying to figure out the best way to put it together with the tools I have.

On Apr 7, 2006, at 11:28 PM, Fred Poutre wrote:

It is a three dimensional trapezoid, with the larger square base as the square on the board.

Fred Poutre
Cloven Fruit Games
On Fri, 7 Apr 2006 11:17:18 -0400 "Christopher Hickman" <tophu@xxxxxxx> writes:
Yes, of course I've been brainstorming it since I saw that. :)

From: icehouse-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:icehouse-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Fred Poutre
Sent: Thursday, April 06, 2006 4:16 PM
To: icehouse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [Icehouse] RE: Mad Expensive, but Wicked Cool

Of course you could just make a similar board yourself.

Fred Poutre
Cloven Fruit Games
On Thu, 6 Apr 2006 12:56:51 -0400 "Christopher Hickman" <tophu@xxxxxxx> writes:

After doing some math, I don't think you can fit large pyramids in the middle.  Calculating from the overall size of the board and a guesstimation of the height, the internal octagon is about an inch. :(

From:   Christopher Hickman [mailto:tophu@xxxxxxx]
Sent:   Thursday, April 06, 2006 12:06 PM
To:     'icehouse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx'
Subject:        Mad Expensive, but Wicked Cool


It costs more than a hundred bucks, but this roll-up chess board could surely store some pyramids inside…

If you are rich, check it out. :)

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