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Project by DoubleNickel posted 09-03-2015 08:40 PM 4651 views 42 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Kitchen knife block I made for a friend. It is made out of hard maple.





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ohwoodeye

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#1 posted 09-03-2015 09:26 PM

So clever!!!!!!

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#2 posted 09-03-2015 09:59 PM

That is to Cool. “Molon Labe”.

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#3 posted 09-03-2015 10:56 PM

Outstanding. I really dig it.

-- Barry, http://BarrysWorkshop.com/

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#4 posted 09-03-2015 11:12 PM

Seems like a high risk block. The idea of the block is to protect the knives and protect the user. This does neither. Not a fan. The design of the warrior is neat. But I don’t like the concept of storing these knives open.

-- Jeff NJ

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#5 posted 09-04-2015 12:02 AM

Well, it may not be kid-friendly, but it is the most unique knife block I’ve seen!

I love the Spartan, and how he’s holding off the enemy with the shield, and wielding the steel! Michigan State fans are gonna love this thing!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#6 posted 09-04-2015 01:42 AM

The most interesting knife block I have ever seen. Well done, excellent creativity.

-- "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." - .

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#7 posted 09-04-2015 01:57 AM

I’m intrested in making one of these , but I can’t figure out how you made the knife slots?

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#8 posted 09-04-2015 02:40 AM

very cool design!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#9 posted 09-04-2015 03:34 AM

Super cool. Nice work!

Tom

-- “I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” Pablo Picasso

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#10 posted 09-04-2015 05:36 AM

Pretty cool!!!

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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#11 posted 09-04-2015 07:01 AM

Good job. Well done!

-- irtamos, Belgium

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#12 posted 09-04-2015 10:04 AM

This looks amazing! Love the concept and execution.


Seems like a high risk block. The idea of the block is to protect the knives and protect the user. This does neither. Not a fan. The design of the warrior is neat. But I don t like the concept of storing these knives open.

- woodchuckerNJ

There are many many knife storage devices with the blades open, including the kitchen drawer, which I think is far more dangerous! Also a magnetic strip. Maybe this should be called a knife stand!!

Love it!

Garry

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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#13 posted 09-04-2015 11:01 AM

Count me as a fan!

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#14 posted 09-04-2015 11:02 AM

A very cool idea, and well executed, cheers

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#15 posted 09-04-2015 01:24 PM

Very cool block. I love the contrasting wood that the original company does on theirs, but that maple is very cool on yours.

-- Phillip- Measure twice, cut onc.... Hey look, it's rustic.

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