Extract the disc to make the checkers pieces and extract the dome to make the platform for kings.

You can use the basic techniques to make holders for the checkers pieces like this:

Here is a pdf file you can use to print out colored discs for your checkers pieces:


Here is a pdf file you can use to print out chess piece images for your chess set:


Print the pdf document out at ACTUAL RESOLUTION, in a 1-to-1 ratio, from your printer. You'll need to look in the pdf print menu to delete the scale-to-fit feature.

You can purchase a large chessboard online from The Chess Store. Get the 2.375-inch-squares board to fit the checkers pieces.

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