Cutting boards

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Project by kine97/Theresa posted 04-17-2009 02:55 PM 4167 views 19 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know there have been a lot of cuttingboards posted, but I enjoy seeing
the different patterns and styles posted, and variations of earlier boards.
I made a few for next Christmas gifts for family. I had been working on
kitchen cabinets, but had to stop temporarily because children moved back
home, and took my assembled cabinet carcass storage spots over (their old bedrooms).

The woods used are Cherry, Walnut, Maple, Jatoba, and Sassafras. I used up scraps
in making some of the boards. Some end grain boards, some long grain.

-- "My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning, and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can." -Cary Grant

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#1 posted 04-17-2009 03:09 PM

In a word” Beautiful”
Great job…..I like the designs.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#2 posted 04-17-2009 03:26 PM

Nice! But I think I’d have a hard time using my Henckels on brick!

-- Anything is possible when you have no idea what you're talking about.

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#3 posted 04-17-2009 03:49 PM

Very cool looking bunch of (what do you call a bunch of cutting boards)?. A beavy, a cutting, a knifing, a differing, a slicing, a lot of cutting boards.? Whatever. They all look cool.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 04-17-2009 05:26 PM

Those are nice , very well done.

Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking

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#5 posted 04-17-2009 08:29 PM

All those boards together make a nice photo.

-- Scott

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#6 posted 04-17-2009 10:46 PM

You can never have enough cutting boards. And…they are the most relaxing project to make. Yours are outstanding!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#7 posted 04-17-2009 10:49 PM

wow that is amazing thanks for sharing

-- Joe Cool

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#8 posted 04-17-2009 10:52 PM

I love those brick patterns. Really, really cool. I wonder what a dresser would look like with that? nice work.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#9 posted 04-18-2009 03:57 AM

Nice boards. You’ve given me some new design ideas. Well done!

-- I don't make mistakes, only design

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#10 posted 04-19-2009 07:16 AM

I like the brick pattern style board

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 05-10-2009 08:31 PM

Wow! been going to town on those boards haven’t you. They all look great and I realy like the brick patterns.

-- Express creativity with wood, Dewayne. Vacaville CA.

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#12 posted 05-26-2009 10:45 PM

Wow. You got some great looking cutting boards there. Great job.

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

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#13 posted 11-14-2009 03:34 PM

Wow great looking cutting boards.

-- hardwood, South Carolina,

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#14 posted 01-07-2010 03:26 AM

Great patterns, thanks for sharing!!!!

-- TurnTurnTurn

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#15 posted 07-27-2011 10:43 PM

They would make great gifts at Christmas time! :)

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