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Project by JeremyT posted 12-27-2015 07:00 PM 1113 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My second cutting board project. Hard maple, cherry, and walnut brick pattern inspired by a video I saw on Youtube.
The panels during construction and the final board are wider than my planer so I flattened with a hand plane and my Rotex.
Hand planing end grain is a workout!
Now I have requests from friends and family members which, in my mind, may justify that drum sander I have been longing for.

-- Jeremy - San Antonio, TX





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XrayJay

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#1 posted 12-27-2015 11:55 PM

Looks great. Clean lines.

-- Whatever you find to do with your hands, do it with all your might,... because there is no work in the grave...Ecclesiastes 9:10

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Kurt T. Kneller

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#2 posted 12-28-2015 03:00 AM

Board looks great. Definitely a pattern that I would like to try.
Are the pads removable clips? Where did you get them?
I just finished 7 boards and have a few more to go. I feel you pain,
I don’t have a drum sander either.

-- Start with ten, end with ten.......

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JeremyT

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#3 posted 12-28-2015 02:26 PM

Kurt – the pads are called Chobs – dream farm.com.au
I picked them up at Woodcraft. They enable feet without drilling into the board which seemed like a good idea.

-- Jeremy - San Antonio, TX

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Bud_3

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#4 posted 12-28-2015 09:35 PM

Just perfect ,looks as a real wall.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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Nick_s

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#5 posted 01-07-2016 03:51 PM

Nice. I think it would look great as a floor I mean if you ever do flooring an idea haha

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