Rehm theme

Two line-pieces stand on the same line. One of it moves around the other (complete peri-manoeuvre). The both pieces move (or have an effect) on this line in the same direction. In the complete form, the combination starts off with an anticritical move.

See also: Pseudo Rehm theme.

Rehm, Hans Peter

Wiehagen, Rolf

Die Schwalbe, 1992

4th HM

Example: Rehm theme
h#3.5 b) wBb4  (8+7)

a) 1...Rc4 2.Qxd2 Rc8 3.Qc1 Rb8 4.Qxb3+ Rxb3#
b) 1...Ba5 2.Qh1 Bd8 3.Qb1 Be7 4.Qxa3+ Bxa3#

Rehm theme (non-complete).

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FEN: 8/1q6/3q4/4r3/KR3P2/PPP1P3/nkpP4/r7

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Abdurahmanović, Fadil

Ellinghoven, Bernd

Rehm, Hans Peter

feenschach, 1997

3rd Prize

Example: Rehm theme
h#5  (2+11)

1.Kg4 Bd5 2.Bg6 Kg2 3.Be8 Kh2 4.Bc6 Bg2 5.Bf3 Bh3#

Rehm theme (complete).

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FEN: 8/1B6/4p3/6qp/4br1p/3p1k2/3r1p2/3n1K2

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Ylijoki, Marko

Schach-Aktiv, 2003

5th Prize

Example: Rehm theme
h#6  (2+6)

1.Bc5 Bc7 2.Qh4+ Bh2 3.Sh3 Bg1 4.Kg3 Be3 5.Rg4 Bg1 6.Bf2 Bh2#

Rehm theme (complete).

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FEN: 8/8/1B6/8/2r3k1/5r2/5b2/4q1nK

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Abdurahmanović, Fadil

Ellinghoven, Bernd

feenschach, 2009

1st Prize

Example: Rehm theme
h#4.5  (6+10)

1...Bc7 2.Ba7 b8=Q 3.Bxd4 Qb6 4.Be5 Qd6 5.Bxh2 Qxh2#

Rehm theme (complete).

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FEN: 1bK5/1P6/8/1n6/3Pp3/5pBp/4pPpP/4r1nk

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Linss, Torsten

Rehm, Hans Peter

diagrammes, 2000

1st-2nd Prize

Example: Rehm theme
h#6  (2+9)

1.Qg1+ Kd2 2.Be3+ Kc3 3.Qc1+ Kxb3 4.Qc5 Ka4 5.Qa7 b4 6.Bb6 b5#

Monochrome Rehm theme.

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FEN: 2b5/1n6/k7/2b5/4p3/1p2qrr1/1P6/3K4

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Rehm, Hans Peter

Linss, Torsten

The Problemist, 2000

4th Comm.

Example: Rehm theme
h#6  (2+10)

1.Qh1+ Kc2 2.Bd5 Kd3 3.Qc1 Kd4 4.Qc6 Ke5 5.Qa8 Kxd6 6.Bb7 Kxd7#

Monochrome Rehm theme (complete).

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FEN: bk6/bq1p4/1p1r4/p7/np6/6B1/8/2K5

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Paliulionis, Viktoras

feenschach, 2016 (v)

Example: Rehm theme
h#6  (2+6)

1.Rf6 Bd3 2.Be4 Ba6 3.Kf7+ Bc8 4.Sf8 Bf5 5.Qe8 Bh7 6.Bg6 Bg8#

Rehm theme (complete).

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FEN: q4k1K/3nr2b/6B1/8/8/8/5r2/8