|Project by kiefer||posted 11-17-2015 06:50 PM||1507 views||1 time favorited||16 comments|
It all started with this as a Christmas present .
A buddy ask me to make a little wooden holder to hold these two so his Son could put them in a drawer and I ask
how about a knife block ?
This is the reason I made these adaptors for my clamps and they worked real nice clamping the cutting board .
Well this idea of a cutting board with a removable knife block with a couple extra slots for knifes that I am sure he will want came to be .
The board is maple with a mortise that the tennon on the knife block drops into and is held there with a steel pin and the weight of the block to keep it secure in place (very simple )
Now he can have the board and block on the counter or store it in a drawer and the mortise also can be used for a handle for cleaning .
Glued with Tite Bond 3 and I hope it s as good as they say it is .
Size is 16” x14” x1 3/8” with butcher block finish .
Comments are always welcome .