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Hounds tooth cutting board

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Project by billtlr posted 04-23-2020 09:31 AM 1326 views 9 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut / maple / cherry, I made this with scrap pieces of maple next time I will make sure all the maple comes from the same board so I won’t get different colors





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 04-23-2020 01:04 PM

different pattern, nice work

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Sharfus

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#2 posted 04-23-2020 02:44 PM

Ah now, and here I was just thinking how extra delightful this board was with the color variations it has, and you have to think it less than it is. <sets> I too have criticized the most beautiful work I did to date (it was an inexpensive Butsudan). Realizing what I was doing, after I was finished with it, I refused to look directly at it for 3 days. After that I went looking for those things I was criticizing, and sure enough, I had to SEARCH to find them even knowing where they were. And it was Phhht, nothing I would worry about or even notice if I paid someone else for their work.

The moral? Don’t give yourself short shrift since you are NOT the final judge once the project is completed.

WELL done !!

Steve

-- My greatest goal in life is to make a pleasant difference in the lives of those I meet.

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Don Broussard

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#3 posted 04-23-2020 03:06 PM

That’s a fine-looking houndstooth pattern. Very well done! Did you make a log then slice it up?

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#4 posted 04-23-2020 05:18 PM

Nice pattern! Thanks for sharing the build photos.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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recycle1943

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#5 posted 04-23-2020 06:53 PM

great looking board – what color vairations ? lol

samd board doesn’t always mean same color

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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billtlr

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#6 posted 04-23-2020 08:32 PM



That s a fine-looking houndstooth pattern. Very well done! Did you make a log then slice it up?

- Don Broussard


Yes

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