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Project by Carl Harada posted 06-06-2016 06:28 PM 1759 views 14 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few pictures uploaded of a couple of end grain cutting boards my daughter commissioned me to make for her.
I used walnut and hard maple.
The design came from the Russian MTM woodworking video on YouTube. I had almost zero glue line issues or voids this time, making the project much easier this time around than my prior run. Thanks for looking!

-- John 3:16





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ChrisK

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#1 posted 06-06-2016 06:44 PM

Nice work. They look great.

-- Chris K

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aetrev2

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#2 posted 06-06-2016 07:18 PM

Exceptional! I’ve made many end grain butcher blocks and even taught a class so I have had some experience.. This is one of the best I’ve seen. My compliments.

Al T.

-- Al, Georgia

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#3 posted 06-07-2016 01:23 AM

Looks great. I am sure your daughter will treasure the board for a very long time.

Thanks for sharing.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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lightweightladylefty

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#4 posted 06-07-2016 03:13 AM

Nice work! If I ever make another end-grain cutting board, this is the pattern I want to try!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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lightweightladylefty

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#5 posted 06-07-2016 03:15 AM

Nice work! If I ever make another end-grain cutting board, this is the pattern I want to try!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#6 posted 06-07-2016 03:33 AM

WOW! Little mindblowing pattern, great work on those.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 06-07-2016 06:44 AM

Wow! Glad to see someone making this pattern from MTM Wood. That guy is a machine. I love his work. I’ve watched and been mesmerized by his YouTubes (I also love the music he uses). I wish the videos were a little more explicit in terms of How-To, but it must just be me if you were able to follow the pattern and make the board. I’ll have to re-watch them and see if I can do it. These boards are more art than function. Kuddos to you for doing the pattern justice! Well done.

-- TT

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#8 posted 06-07-2016 06:45 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#9 posted 06-07-2016 10:44 AM

Love the pattern

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#10 posted 06-07-2016 01:16 PM

Wow! That sure is an eye catcher. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#11 posted 06-07-2016 02:14 PM

great job on that one ,looks great

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Carl Harada

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#12 posted 06-07-2016 03:07 PM

TexasToodT:
You can find the cut patterns on his website.http://mtmwood.com/index.php?route=product/product&path=92&product_id=738

-- John 3:16

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#13 posted 06-07-2016 04:01 PM

I am enamored by these patterned cutting boards and this one has a eye catching pattern!
I wonder, when you use this board, if you can cut anything straight without getting lost in the pattern?

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

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#14 posted 06-07-2016 04:50 PM

Hello animedad

Very nice project and good work

My eyes become crazy !!!

What are the sizes ?

Mtmwood is a master

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#15 posted 06-07-2016 05:51 PM

Love these, lots of detailed cutting and gluing. Well done sir.

-- Bob A in NJ

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