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.

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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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