LumberJocks

Quick Cutting Board

  • Advertise with us
Project by vetwoodworker posted 05-06-2014 12:38 PM 1819 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Decided to use up some of my scraps this weekend after reading this thread. Ripped some left over Curly Maple to 1.75”, and used 3/8” strips of Purple Heart, Genuine Mahogany and Wenge. Glued and clamped them with Titebond III for a couple hours, than sanded progressively from 60 grit to 300. Edge Routed with a 1/4” Roundover Bit. Finish is Mineral Oil and Beeswax. I was really surprised at how much the curl “popped” with just the Mineral Oil. Thanks for Looking, and also for the inspiration!





4 comments so far

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3430 posts in 1130 days


#1 posted 05-06-2014 01:18 PM

Nice. Like the way the woods contrast with each other.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

View vetwoodworker's profile

vetwoodworker

101 posts in 429 days


#2 posted 05-06-2014 01:19 PM

Thanks! I love playing with different woods in different orders to see a great contrast/balance. Thanks for looking!

View ca8920's profile

ca8920

36 posts in 271 days


#3 posted 05-06-2014 10:07 PM

Very nice… Now I have another project.

-- Chris, Sparks Nevada, https://www.facebook.com/ArmstrongTouch

View Rick's profile (online now)

Rick

6865 posts in 1755 days


#4 posted 05-07-2014 03:36 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Posting.

-- LJ's "Be Nice" Policy. "Reach out and touch someone." NO! Not There!! ... ;-}

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase