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#1 GaryLShelton

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Posted 14 November 2018 - 03:26 PM

For all those interested in Nortrom's recent initial piece value contest, here's a compendium of links I've found to historical discussions of the same topic over the years here. Oldest started topic first:

By SuperDrew2k:
http://forum.strateg...?hl=piece value

By PsychoPatty:
http://forum.strateg...=3804#entry3804

By SuperDrew2k:
http://forum.strateg...=3772#entry3772

By The Prof:
http://forum.strateg...?hl=piece value

By OuweSok:
http://forum.strateg...?hl=piece value

By Silverhammer:
http://forum.strateg...?hl=piece value

And, of course, by Nortrom:
http://forum.strateg...?hl=piece value
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Posted 14 November 2018 - 03:40 PM

Vincent de Boer's thesis is by far the most sophisticated discussion. See sections 3.1 and 3.2 as well as figure 8.1 (these values can be easily reproduced from the text, using a spreadsheet) http://www.kbs.twi.t...Boer/thesis.pdf


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Posted 14 November 2018 - 04:19 PM

Thanks for that, TemplateRex.

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