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Project by Straightpiped posted 12-20-2008 03:41 AM 1078 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know, I know. These are becoming overdone. Here is mine, made two just like this. One for my mother and one for my father-in-law. Padauk and H. Maple. Fun little project.

-- T. Nelson





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fred4999

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#1 posted 12-20-2008 03:50 AM

I too have caught the bug, until I master the cutting board I will be making more myself. I like your finger pull (for lack of a better word), did you do that with a router? Good job! Thanks for sharing.

-- Fred, Georgia

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#2 posted 12-20-2008 04:31 AM

Looks good , what did you use to finish it with ? How was the Padauk to work with ?

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Callum Kendall

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#3 posted 12-20-2008 04:36 AM

great looking cutting board!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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Straightpiped

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#4 posted 12-20-2008 04:46 AM

The Padauk was great to use. I had one spot with some bad tear-out, but no big deal. The grain and the color is beautiful. I got an awsome piece that had a small amount of purple in it.

I do use my router to make the finger slots, I wanted both sides of the board to be 100% useable. I am real happy with how that turned out.

-- T. Nelson

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#5 posted 12-20-2008 10:28 AM

I’m in the middle of making 4 of these myself and I will be thrilled if mine turn out anywhere near the quality of the board you have made! Looks awesome.

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#6 posted 12-20-2008 08:23 PM

keep em coming…not overdone…just well loved…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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