First Cutting Boards

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Project by HawkDriver posted 04-04-2011 04:34 AM 2353 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First couple cutting boards made for friends with their wood preferences. I created the center squares first, then built the rest of the boards around them. Finished with just butcher block oil. Thanks for looking.


-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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#1 posted 04-04-2011 04:52 AM

What kinds of wood did you use? It is very beautiful.

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#2 posted 04-04-2011 05:47 AM

very unique design
i liike them very much
hope you make more
they are beautiful !


-- Kiefer

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#3 posted 04-04-2011 05:56 AM

That is a very beautiful board. The colors are fantastic. I too would love to know what woods you used.

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#4 posted 04-04-2011 06:38 AM

Thanks for the kind words.
The first board from the center out: Cocobolo, BE Maple, Zebra, Hawaiian Koa, Rosewood, Wenge.
Second Board: Purpleheart, Curly Maple, BE Maple, Zebra, Hawaiian Koa

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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#5 posted 04-04-2011 04:18 PM

Wow they are beautiful and I love the wood choices

-- Jesus is my Idol.....He was a wood worker to!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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#6 posted 04-04-2011 09:50 PM

I don’t think I’ve ever seen Cocobolo, Koa and Wenge in a cutting board together. Probably because of cost. Some nice wood. Looks great.

-- Matt -

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#7 posted 04-05-2011 01:05 AM

Those would look great just hanging on the wall. I especially like the result of the first one. Great job and thanks for sharing.

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