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Project by degoose posted 1948 days ago 2924 views 21 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Picked this idea up here at lumberjocks and expanded on it using twin accent stripes[ actually made a coffee table of one of the larger boards but didnt get a pic before it went to its new home]. Thanks again to all the Lumberjocks for the inspiration and ideas.
Light background is Silver Ash and the timber in the main weave is Tasmanian Blackwood [one is NG rosewood] with Purpleheart and Silver Ash accents
I also looked at the dimensions of the background and decided to make the background squares the same width as the main weave less the accent stripes.

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





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JasonIndy

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#1 posted 1948 days ago

Sharp man, real sharp. I’ve been thinking about knocking one of these out soon, how difficult was the glueup?

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degoose

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#2 posted 1948 days ago

I will be adding a blog in the next few weeks and will show the whole enchilada. Its not hard but you must be accurate with your cuts and measurements….thats why i only use INCRA rules and mitre express/ mitre guage 2000 … lol plug plug. The glue up is a little tedious i suppose but with the right jigs all things are possible.. wasn’t going to mention my next blog when I haven’t even started the first one but i am always looking to the next project which will always be my best ever!

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

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woodworm

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#3 posted 1948 days ago

Looks very nicely woven blocks of wood into a beautiful cutting board.
Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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cabinetmaster

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#4 posted 1948 days ago

Hey….........I love these. You did a great job. Beautiful work…......

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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degoose

6967 posts in 1951 days


#5 posted 1948 days ago

From You Cabinetmaster, this is the highest accolade I could aspire to!
Thank you very much, I really Appreciate your comments.

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

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firecaster

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#6 posted 1948 days ago

These are amazing. I bet people have to touch them to make sure they are seeing correctly.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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degoose

6967 posts in 1951 days


#7 posted 1948 days ago

Yes Just like people who have to open drawers

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

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Beginningwoodworker

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#8 posted 1948 days ago

Neat idea.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Roger Gaborski

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#9 posted 1948 days ago

Very nice job. I plan on attempting to making one, I’m looking forward to reading your blog.
Roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.gaborski.com

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Scott Bryan

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#10 posted 1948 days ago

This is a gorgeous board. I really like the look of these basket weave cutting boards and would like to build one myself one day. (If I can ever clear my list of projects already “commissioned” by my wife). I, too, am looking forward to seeing your upcoming blog.

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

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#11 posted 1948 days ago

Fantastic board! I really like the double accents.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Napaman

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#12 posted 1948 days ago

these are soooo awesome…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Dan'um Style

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#13 posted 1947 days ago

very nicely done

welcome to l-jocks

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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a1Jim

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#14 posted 1947 days ago

Another project so well executed beautiful cutting board.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ND2ELK

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#15 posted 1947 days ago

Very nicely done. You did a beautiful job on this piece. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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