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Project by isetegija posted 01-23-2009 06:26 PM 2966 views 16 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After this project : http://lumberjocks.com/projects/12177
I had some leftovers , so I made one more cutting board.
I made these cutting boards for sale if somebody is interested.
Finished with mineral oil mixed with melted paraffin wax and applied in very hot sauna.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/





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Grant Davis

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#1 posted 01-23-2009 06:53 PM

Very, very nice. I like the contrast, thanks for posting.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#2 posted 01-23-2009 08:12 PM

I like this one a lot. Beautiful project.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#3 posted 01-23-2009 08:23 PM

This is a nice board and great use of offcuts as well. So often we save these intending to use them in some future project that never seems to come along. But you managed to “get rid” of some of yours while creating a project that is not only gorgeous but uniquely designed as well.

Nice job.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#4 posted 01-23-2009 10:36 PM

very well done

-- Joe, Ga

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#5 posted 01-24-2009 12:08 AM

I like it. What do you use for adhesive when you do the glue up?

-- Tom Landon, Lakeland, Fl. When you're through learning, you're through.

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#6 posted 01-24-2009 03:03 AM

looks good. like the design.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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#7 posted 01-24-2009 05:25 PM

Wow- great cutting board. The problem with that board is it is waaayyyy too nice to use.
Looks very labor intensive. How long does it take you to make one like this.

Thanks for posting

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#8 posted 01-24-2009 07:46 PM

This is a beautiful board …..I certainly couldn’t cut anything on it….The grain flow is incredible and the finish is awesome…..And what is the price tag going to be ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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isetegija

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#9 posted 01-25-2009 09:47 AM

Thanks everybody for the warm words.
I think 95$ wud be a fair price to ask.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#10 posted 01-25-2009 03:54 PM

Wow these boards get harder and harder to copy. I’m just trying to glue one up now and I have spend a great deal of time just on the fixture for the glue up. I really admire the creativity of the design, than you have to make sawdust and then figure a way to glue it up. This is a lot of time and I would have a hard time selling something like this for only $95.00.
Thanks for sharing.

-- Dominic, Trinity, Florida...Lets be safe out there.

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isetegija

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#11 posted 01-25-2009 07:33 PM

In Estonia $ have slightly different value.
$95.00 is 1/8 of my monthly income.

And keep watching me , I have 2 different boards in progress (I hop 1 will be from hexagon blocks) .

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#12 posted 01-26-2009 08:22 AM

$95 surely wouldn’t be enough to get for such a wonderful piece here in Massachusetts USA . I know what you mean though …you can’t charge more than the market will bear if you want to sell something . Keep up the great work !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#13 posted 03-28-2009 10:45 AM

SWEET!

Very nice use of pattern and wood.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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