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Cutting Board/Serving Tray

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Project by DustyS06 posted 03-03-2019 09:14 PM 479 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finished a combination cutting board/serving tray today. Built this project out of bird’s eye maple, cherry, mahogany and black walnut laminated into an overall size of 13” W x 26” L x 3/4” D. The cutting board side has a 3/8” D x 1/2” W groove around the surface to keep any juices contained on the board. I cut two inch deep grooves into each end of the board to hold the stub tenons for the walnut handles and inserted dowls for additional support and contrast.
For a finish I applied three coats of Butcher block oil, sanding between each coat, followed by two coats of beeswax and orange oil and a final coat of paste wax.

-- Dusty





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#1 posted 03-04-2019 12:16 AM

kinda burned out on cutting boards here but this one i love,great job.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 03-04-2019 03:04 AM

Very cool design…..................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 03-04-2019 10:41 AM

Love the contrast in the different woods. The pins add a pretty cool pattern too.

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#4 posted 03-04-2019 01:34 PM

Nice!

-- Terry O, Stonewall, MB, Canada

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#5 posted 03-04-2019 06:51 PM

Beautiful stripes pattern and those dovels look realy beautiful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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