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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-21-2009, 02:40 PM Thread Starter
 
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Lightbulb "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

Hey guys check this one out, a chess set made out of tubes (although they don't seem to be real ones) It looks cool! The two sides glow blue and red in reference to Star Wars, see it here: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2009/...ers-and-glows/
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-21-2009, 05:02 PM
 
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Re: "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

Looks awesome, but it also looks very hard to tell between any of the pieces apart from pawns.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-22-2009, 12:51 AM
 
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Re: "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

Pretty cool idea.
Big-assed rectifier for the king and queen... very nice...
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-23-2009, 02:14 PM
 
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Re: "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

Almost makes Chess look enjoyable
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-23-2009, 07:26 PM
 
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Re: "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

Yeah but how's the tone?
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Very cool! But like all tube things you probably have to turn it to 11 to get anything good out of it...
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Re: "Vacuum Tube" Chess Set :D

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Almost makes Chess look enjoyable
more enjoyable you mean
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