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Project by kcZ posted 12-20-2008 04:30 AM 1430 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some Christmas gifts I did. 2 end grain cutting boards (walnut & maple) (walnut, maple, and cherry) and 1 weave (walnut, maple, and cherry). The weave board is actually my second try using the left over pieces from the first try hence its smaller size. The first on cupped pretty bad during glue up, for this second try I clamped it together between 2 pieces of MDF sized just a bit smaller than the actual board. This second method worked quite well. I still have the first sitting on my bench awaiting the drum sander, I don’t think there will be much left to it afterward though.





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Callum Kendall

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#1 posted 12-20-2008 05:05 AM

Wow, you have been busy!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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lew

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#2 posted 12-20-2008 05:47 AM

Beautiful!

What type of finish are you using?

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kcZ

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#3 posted 12-20-2008 05:54 AM

1 part mineral spirits, 1 part salad bowl finish

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#4 posted 12-20-2008 06:24 AM

i really like that middle one, ive seen that design before and i want to try it.

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#5 posted 12-20-2008 08:08 PM

they look great…

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#6 posted 12-26-2008 09:13 PM

wow.. all three are nice! whats the trick to the weave one? is it really individual pieces, or am i not seeing the pattern?

-- just another woodworking newb

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