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Lancer Express (1996)

2 ELECTRONIC GAMES IN ONE!

The research labs of Excalibur Electronics have developed the “Lancer Express” exclusively for Sharper Image. Designed for beginning and advanced chess and checker players, the “Lancer Express” has a sophisticated program that makes playing fun. The “Lancer Express” comes complete with Easy Teach Mode, easy to use controls with all the major functions, the Player Rating System plus an advanced hint button.

GREAT FEATURES

  • Saves Game in Memory
  • Sensory Chess Board
  • Take-Back Move Function
  • Position Setup
  • Special Coaching Function
  • 100’s of Pre-Programmed Book Opening Positions
  • Solves Mate Problems
  • Perfect for the Traveling Executive
  • 88 Levels of Play - 72 Levels of Chess, 16 Levels of Checkers

Excerpts taken from the Excalibur Sharper Image “Lancer Express” Box back cover.

Sharper Image LANCER EXPRESS Box (Front)

Sharper Image LANCER EXPRESS Box (Front)

Sharper Image LANCER EXPRESS Box (Back)

Sharper Image LANCER EXPRESS Box (Back)

Information

Lancer Express (1996)

Lancer Express (1996)

Carrying Case

Lancer Express (1996) Carrying Case

User Manual

Lancer Express (1996) User Manual

Box

Lancer Express (1996) Box

2 in 1 Electronic Chess & Checker Game

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Excalibur Electronics, Inc

Unknown

Year:

1996

Manufacturer ELO

1550 USCF

Original Price

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Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

170SI-C

My Serial #:

N/A

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

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Battery Operated:

1.5V x 3 (AAA Size)

Adapter Option:

N/A

Display Type:

LCD

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic Peg Board

Board Size:

2.7/8” x 2.7/8”

Overall Size:

4” x 6.3/4” x 3/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Sensory Peg Board

Push Button

72

No

Yes

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game / Ponder

Hint/ Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

Mate in 2

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

Level 48

Tournament Level:

Level 71

Infinite Level:

Level 72 =  4-5 Minutes

Game Information

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