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Post #1 Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:34 am 
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and I found out this:

https://www.go-spiele.de/en/go-students-set-master.html

but I do not know if it is good or not ... has anyone shopped from that store or this particular set for a Go club or something .?. Is it any good or could you propose to me an another set from another online store within Europe (to keep shipping affordable)

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Post #2 Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 11:41 am 
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Check out Het Paard (https://www.schaakengo.nl/goshop-keima/spelmateriaal/) They have a good selection of equipment for sale.


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Post #3 Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2017 6:16 am 
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I’ve been using this one for over a decade, also from Hebsacker (this is their new Web site; I’m a happy long-time customer): https://www.go-spiele.de/en/beech-veneered-board-19x19-13x13-13mm-varnished-magnetic-frame-joint.html

I prefer the magnetic joint a LOT over a hinge, and here you have the additional benefit of a 13x13 board on the other side; carried it around a lot also.

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Post #4 Posted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:48 am 
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Bonobo wrote:
I’ve been using this one for over a decade, also from Hebsacker (this is their new Web site; I’m a happy long-time customer): https://www.go-spiele.de/en/beech-veneered-board-19x19-13x13-13mm-varnished-magnetic-frame-joint.html

I prefer the magnetic joint a LOT over a hinge, and here you have the additional benefit of a 13x13 board on the other side; carried it around a lot also.


wow, that is a very practical board ... indeed the magnetic joint solution seems pretty smart, since I want the board mainly to eventually try to spread the game a bit or play in some coffee shops and trips and I cannot go around carrying my nn-foldable main board (it is not that great a board, but I would feel a bit odd with it in a public place considering that people here look weird at a chess board :p).

instant bookmark :)

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Post #5 Posted: Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:35 am 
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Does anyone know of a US seller for the magnetic joint boards? Thanks!

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