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Project by greenology posted 03-26-2016 01:31 AM 1530 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Felt great to finally get into the workshop after a long winter. Eighteen hours of planing, gluing, and sanding – finished two end-grain butcher blocks I’ve been wanting to do all winter. The first and larger butcher block is made from local white birch and has already found its home in My moth-in-laws kitchen (as a BIG thank you for taking my boys on a trip for the entire march break!). The second, smaller butcher block is a modified design of the very talented Sinister (http://lumberjocks.com/Sinister/blog/15087). I’ve been itching to do this all winter!





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pottz

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#1 posted 03-26-2016 02:40 AM

not bad gooch.7 posts wheir you been hiding man,show yourself a little more,

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 03-26-2016 03:54 AM

Like the pattern a lot, really nice work!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#3 posted 03-26-2016 03:55 AM

Absolutely beautiful work.
Thanks for sharing.

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#4 posted 03-26-2016 04:53 AM

I dont even understand what I am seeing. Great work!

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods

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#5 posted 03-26-2016 09:38 AM

Nice overlaping 3D effect.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 03-26-2016 01:00 PM

Nice pattern! I can’t stop my eye’s from roaming all over these good looking butcher blocks.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#7 posted 03-26-2016 02:04 PM

looks great

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#8 posted 03-26-2016 03:54 PM

This is a beautiful pattern. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 03-26-2016 07:21 PM

nailed it!

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#10 posted 03-27-2016 01:25 AM

nice work!

-- If you can not explain it simply then you don't understand it well enough.

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#11 posted 03-28-2016 10:59 PM

Love this board, you did the design justice…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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