In the mythical workshop of Hector Saxe they call this luxury backgammon board simply le bleu. But after owning it for a few months you may want to rechristen it the blues, to honour your defeated opponents who can't help but come back for more.
Who can blame them? Gazing at the super-cool colour scheme is a soothing experience. The scintillating mother of pearl chips have hypnotic qualities, so too the rhythmic bounce of dice across the seamless padded felt.
But like a spider in your own web, don't get caught yourself. That luxurious surface with painted tips is devoid of stitching to give you agile, fast-paced play. So up the tempo when it suits you. Catch your adversary napping and rack up another fine win on your authentic Hector Saxe. They may not like it – but they'll be back.
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USA & CANADA - shipping via UPS
We offer FREE ground shipping to the contiguous USA (Hawaii, Alaska & Canada are excluded) for many products. Look for the "FREE SHIPPING" designation.
For all other items, and for Express Shipping options, we use an integrated online UPS shipping calculator. The shipping charges are calculated in real time by UPS. 1
Once you have finished shopping, you will be able to select Express Shipping options (Next Day Air, 2nd Day Air, 3-Day Select) on check-out. Only after you know the total charge, will you be asked to enter your payment information. 2
For same day shipping, where indicated, orders must be received before 2pm Eastern Time (New York) in order to ship same day. Orders received after 2pm will be sent out the following business day. Orders received on weekends and on holidays will be processed the next business day.
INTERNATIONAL - shipping via USPS
We offer shipping to over 190 countries with United States Postal Service using Express Mail International. Packages are insured and fully trackable.
International orders can take up to 5 business days to ship. Once your order ships, you will receive a tracking number by email.
APO AND MILITARY ADDRESSES - shipping via USPS
Unfortunately, we cannot supply tracking numbers for shipments to APO/FPO addresses. The U.S. Government requires that we send all shipments to APO/FPO addresses using the U.S. Postal Service.
When completing your Shipping Address during checkout, please make note of the following.
* The Country must be "USA"
* The City must be entered as either "APO" or "FPO"
* The State must be selected as either "APO/FPO AA" "APO/FPO AE" or "APO/FPO AP"
* You must enter the zip code for your shipping address
* Always remember to enter your full name, grade, and PSC or unit number.
If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us toll free in USA & Canada at 1- 866-260-2058.
1 Shipping charges at all times are based on weight and not on ticket price. There is a minimum 1-pound shipping charge on any item, including small items such as dice or checkers. In these cases, shipping charges can exceed the cost of the item.
2 We offer Express Shipping options on all items except Hillsdale game tables. All Hillsdale game tables ship ground freight.
In the mythical workshop of Hector Saxe they call this luxury backgammon board simply le bleu. But after owning it for a few months you may want to rechristen it the blues, to honour your defeated opponents who can't help but come back for more.[more]