Kitchen utensils

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I have been making some wood kitchen utensils.

-- Bob Serwacki Helena Montana

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#1 posted 05-14-2021 01:49 PM


Out of curiosity, what are you using to do the carving?

-- The only thing not measured in my shop is time

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#2 posted 05-14-2021 03:23 PM

I tried a spoon gouge but ended up using my Dremel with flex shaft for most.

-- Bob Serwacki Helena Montana

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#3 posted 05-14-2021 04:03 PM

A Dremel would work, just is small scale. For hollowing, that Arbortech Ball Gouge is a bit costy, but is a rock and roll animal.

That is a nice selection of pieces.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#4 posted 05-14-2021 04:04 PM

Hey those look really nice. What wood species are they, and what finishes are you using? Did you sand them before finishing them?

-- Most of my tools are older than I am

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#5 posted 05-14-2021 10:14 PM

You did a great job on those spoons. I agree I would love to see how you make them. Thanks for sharing.

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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#6 posted 05-15-2021 12:02 AM

Really nice set for your kitchen. I like Steven idea w the Arbortech ball.

-- AJ

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#7 posted 05-15-2021 12:48 AM

I use a foredom Texas power carver for these…

That dremel is fine but once you upgrade you will never understand why you were dremeling.

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#8 posted 05-15-2021 12:50 AM

Btw elm and cherry have been the best woods I’ve seen for utensils. I’ve tried almost 100.

Also tung oil… PURE tung oil finish three weeks in between coats. I have some like this that have survived a dishwasher for 20 years

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