This large 40cm Chess Set is a perfect size for outdoor play – our biggest selling chess set, used in schools, parks, backyards and hotels around the country. Made from durable plastic this set can be played by all ages. Set comes complete with 32 regulation pieces. The size of the set is determined by the height of the king. Each playing piece consists of a base and upper unit. Ballast can be added to the base in the form of water/sand to maintain stability in high winds.
Please note board is not included and is sold seperately.
Dimensions of King- 40cm high with 22cm diameter base; Pawn- cm high with 22cm diameter base. Specifications of individual pieces:- Height by Base Diameter (Weight) King – 40cm x 16cm (560g) Queen – 35cm x 16cm (450g) Rook – 24cm x 13cm (310g) Bishop – 31cm x 14cm (405g ) Knight – 28cm x 14cm (400g) Pawn – 22cm x 11cm (220g) Total set Weight 35kgs.
One set requires 3 large chess storage bags when packing pieces away fully assembled.