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    Greetings, I am making your Travelers Chess Set from the Making Wooden Chess Sets
    Gloria ............... Two memorable things to say in life, "Hello" for the first time, and "Good-bye" for the last.

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    When you recut that, use a pencil and draw a line from where the horse's jaw connects to the neck, straight up. That is the line to follow. It is normal for the amount of "face" to vary, and I have had some very narrow faced knights. If it is consistently narrow, then back off on the angle to 25 or 20 degrees.
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