This MegaChess Fiberglass Chess Set with a 48" King is one the finest chess life size chess sets in the world. When only the top-of-the-line will do, this is the chess set with no peer. This 48" chess set, made of fiberglass, is quite dramatic in its presentation, whether located in expansive yard, house terrace, foyer, even large room with this as its central attraction.
The set is a molded fiberglass and resin with the design of the traditional Staunton style that is familiar to all chess players. The artistry of the knight makes that the center of attention of this larger-than-life-size chess set.
The set is made of durable, lightweight Fiberglass and Resin material. The King weighs 16 pounds and can easily be picked up by a child. Beautiful, handcrafted chess set would be a perfect addition to a backyard, resort or corporate setting.
This chess set is most often used for outdoor decoration, but can also be used for indoor decor. Imagine the impact on guests walking in to see these stunning, larger-than-life-size chess figures. Picture them walking among the pieces, looking up at the cross on the king. And consider more than size. Run your fingers along fiberglass' smooth contours, and you will own an art form that has inspired kings and queens.
This set is very similar to our smaller chess sets with a Staunton design. MegaChess’ Fiberglass Chess Sets are superior to any made in the world for the following reasons;
- The large fiberglass chess set is manufactured by some of the finest craftsman in the world, right here in Southern California.
- Our signature piece in this set is the Knight. The beauty of this Knight brings back memories of the horses on a carrousel.
- These lightweight pieces are reinforced with a protective Gel Coat finish to protect and enhance the chess pieces beauty.
32 Beautifully hand-crafted chess pieces with the light side in white and the dark side a high gloss black.
When planning a playing area, consider the minimum size of the square of a chessboard as the diameter of the base of the king (21.5"). Optimum would be 24" squares, which is also a standard for tile sizes (sometimes made up of four 12" tiles), yielding a chessboard 16' on each side.
Our Chess Sets are featured around the globe in some of the most exquisite resorts, country clubs, corporate settings, and backyards.
- Ships within 24 hours via Common Carrier Freight
- Delivered in 2 to 6 business days
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Specifications for the MegaChess Fiberglass Chess Set with a 48” King:
King – 2 pieces – 48” tall with 21.5” base – weight 16 lbs.
Queen – 2 pieces – 39.5” tall with 20” base – weight 14 lbs.
Bishop – 4 pieces – 35” tall with 18.25” base – weight 12 lbs.
Knight – 4 pieces – 32” tall with 17.75” base – weight 16 lbs.
Rook – 4 pieces – 24” tall with 15” base – weight 10 lbs.
Pawn – 16 pieces – 23” tall with 15” base – weight 7 lbs.
Total 32 pieces – weight 336 pounds
Pallet #1 – 48” x 42” x 78” – 203 lbs.
Pallet #2 – 49” x 44” x 76” – 211 lbs.
Pallet #3 – 49” x 44” x 76” – 211 lbs.
If you are shipping this set outside of the Continental U.S. please email us for the best shipping rates.
Since 2002, our Chess Sets, Chess Boards, Checkers and other accessories have been manufactured to the highest quality standards. Our manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Indonesia and China utilizes artisans to hand craft each piece with special care to meticulous detail. You will not find better Teak, Resin, Fiberglass, Plaster or Plastic Chess Sets made anywhere in the world and delivered to your door for better value.