piano cutting boards

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Project by bradnelson posted 09-07-2015 01:55 PM 2967 views 14 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

first attempt at cutting boards. made them for my uncle who collects miniature pianos and anything piano related. got the idea from JL7. I used maple and walnut. I was overthinking the process and kept putting off making them. once I started making them it was a lot easier than I thought.

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#1 posted 09-07-2015 02:44 PM

Excellent work. Pattern looks freat.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 09-07-2015 03:07 PM

You did a great job with the boards. I’m impressed with your alignment in the first and second glue-ups, especially for your first end grain boards. Great work. I’m expecting to see a bunch more of your work. Oh, BTW, using JL7 as inspiration is also a great idea.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#3 posted 09-07-2015 03:43 PM

Jeff (JL7) has inspired many people with this design he created (me included).
Your boards look great and you uncle will be thrilled!

-- Dennie - Tennessee

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#4 posted 09-07-2015 11:04 PM

Hey Brad, nice work and a great gift for your uncle. Thanks for the shout out(s)......

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#5 posted 09-08-2015 12:33 AM

those are awesome Brad!

-- Beka/Becky - aspiring jill of all trades, still learning to not read the directions.

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#6 posted 09-08-2015 02:12 AM

Beautiful, Brad!

-- God bless, Candy

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#7 posted 09-08-2015 08:41 AM

They have a great look to them. What a nice gift.

-- Patrick Parson Workshop

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#8 posted 09-08-2015 12:40 PM

Very nice looking, but they seem rather small to cut a piano on.

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#9 posted 09-08-2015 01:36 PM

Very nice looking, but they seem rather small to cut a piano on.

- MattIsBuffalo

He said his uncle collected miniature pianos.

-- God bless, Candy

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#10 posted 09-08-2015 09:45 PM

Not minced pianos?

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