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Project by lazyfiremaninTN posted 06-11-2008 07:10 AM 2168 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While makeing some cutting boards for mother’s day, I made a some others. Both are Maple and Walnut like the others. I wanted some good pictures, better than I can take, so I call a buddy who is a professional photographer. I offered a cutting board outa the next batch I make.

They were hand planed and finished with butcher block finish.


-- Adrian ..... The 11th Commandment...."Thou Shalt Not Buy A Wobble Dado"

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#1 posted 06-11-2008 07:23 AM

Very nice. Did you do final finish with the plane or use some sandpaper.

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#2 posted 06-11-2008 07:38 AM

Hand planed, power sanded and then finished and hand sanded between coats.

-- Adrian ..... The 11th Commandment...."Thou Shalt Not Buy A Wobble Dado"

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#3 posted 06-11-2008 08:34 AM

Really beautiful cutting boards of course you can’t go wrong with those two fine woods. Nice mix of designs too. mike

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#4 posted 06-11-2008 01:34 PM


I’d like to see a larger size picture if you can, about a 640×480 would be nice.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#5 posted 06-11-2008 01:38 PM

I really like the front right board in the third picture. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#6 posted 06-11-2008 02:28 PM

Very cool! Next project (drum roll….) a box. You have all the tools you need for it, so why not. Its a great skill builder. Take care brother.

-- Greg - Charles Town, WV

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#7 posted 06-11-2008 03:00 PM

good looking post

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#8 posted 06-11-2008 04:01 PM

Very nice looking boards.

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#9 posted 06-11-2008 05:06 PM

very nice looking boards. I like the varied widths of the boards. Makes for an interesting look.

God Bless,

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#10 posted 06-12-2008 08:15 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#11 posted 06-13-2008 04:14 AM

Nice boards. I dont guess you have to worry about falling and busting your melon stress testing these.

-- Pyromedic602, free wood is always good wood

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#12 posted 07-31-2008 07:32 AM

very nice looking boards.

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#13 posted 09-03-2009 10:16 PM

The cutting boards are gorgeous, and i think that’s the best LJ profile pic i’ve seen!

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