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Project by RootandBranch posted 12-21-2015 05:55 PM 1161 views 11 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Did my last craft show of the season. Successful enough each time to cover expenses, time and I got a new table saw out of the deal. It’s year round but I ain’t good with colder weather so I’m holing up for the winter to restock. These do pretty well. Made my first one for the missus. Being 95% visually impaired, when she sliced cheese it looked more like when I go after a log with a chainsaw. She loved it and it gets a lot of use in our home.

Great way to use up scraps too.

Happy Holidays

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts





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Linkovich

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#1 posted 12-21-2015 05:59 PM

Who cut the cheese?
these are real nice. I especially like the bottom right one.
Happy Holidays

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#2 posted 12-21-2015 06:41 PM

These are very cool. Where did you get the hardware, if you dont mind me asking?

-- Don't be upset by the results you didn't get with the work you didn't do.

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#3 posted 12-21-2015 06:47 PM

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#4 posted 12-21-2015 09:27 PM

These are fun projects. For small scrap wood projects you did a nice job on the designs.I just made a few myself. This time I decided to try the chrome slicer. I hope they look OK because I have a huge box of them

-- Schooled in the advanced art of sawdust and woodchip manufacturing.

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#5 posted 12-21-2015 10:08 PM

The chrome looks pretty good especially paired up with darker woods. I prefer the black ones but that’s just my taste.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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#6 posted 12-21-2015 11:04 PM

They look very nice, Don. And, you’ve wrinkled my brain. Thanks. Twice, in less that a half a hour, you’ve wrinkled my brain today. You’re my muse.

-- Mark

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#7 posted 12-22-2015 03:42 AM

Those are great. where do you get the hardware?

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#8 posted 12-22-2015 03:57 AM

maybe im mistaken, but isn’t there wood expansion concerns on a couple of them? im kinda new so maybe i dont know what im talking about

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RootandBranch

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#9 posted 12-22-2015 02:20 PM

Josh, http://www.cheeseslicing.com/site/681068/

Re: the expansion concerns. Dandroid, I’m kinda new too but the one I made my wife has pieces crossing like that and it’s been in use for quite a while now. It’s been wet, dried, wet and dried, oiled, repeat pretty much every week and so far no issues.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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