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Project by Mauritius posted 07-31-2009 04:14 AM 4364 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I would consider this my first “real” project. Made entirely from hardwood and of my own design. The basic idea is a cutting board & top cover that will corral the mess that inevitably grows in front of my toaster oven.

This is the first project I made with my new table saw and dado blade set, assuming you don’t count the crosscut and dado sleds I made the day the saw arrived. I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out. The top cover is made from ash, bubinga and purple heart. The base is made from walnut, ash, purple heart and bubinga. Finished with a few soakings of mineral oil and a bit of salad bowl wax.





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#1 posted 07-31-2009 04:28 AM

wow wonderful design and great build a most wonderful first project well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 07-31-2009 04:45 AM

I’m with Jim WOW very nice design and color arrangement thumbs up for your first project.

-- David '65

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#3 posted 07-31-2009 05:20 AM

Great looking project

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#4 posted 07-31-2009 05:57 AM

Beautiful and unique design , very well done.

Thanks for sharing with us and welcome to Lumberjocks community.

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

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#5 posted 07-31-2009 06:01 PM

Very nice c/ boards.

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

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#6 posted 08-02-2009 10:05 PM

Very nice design, the wood selection works well together.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#7 posted 05-13-2013 01:13 PM

WOW this is nice.

-- Gerry (the beginner), Gatineau, QC, Canada

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