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Project by do_ posted 09-09-2016 12:29 AM 429 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

cruiser board

I made this cruiser board using some 4 mm birch ply that I had in my house. The board is made with a mold and clamps to give some concave and to make a kicktail.~

hope you like the project :)

video of the process

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXZvxHHgDQA





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Matthew Harper

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#1 posted 09-09-2016 10:47 AM

That turned out really great! I love making boards, there is just something about it that is so satisfying …

-- 16 year old turner from Florida using a RIKON 70-220VSR Midi Lathe

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do_

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#2 posted 09-09-2016 10:54 AM



That turned out really great! I love making boards, there is just something about it that is so satisfying …

- Matthew Harper

thanks

I agree with that, and I think my favorite part is the molding of the wood. There’s kind of a magical moment when you open up the mold and the the wood just stays in shape, I find it fascinating. Every thing else is just cosmetics but that moment is where you really know it worked

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 09-09-2016 06:45 PM

Nice work and lot’s of fun for somebody.

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

-- 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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do_

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#4 posted 09-09-2016 06:49 PM



Nice work and lot s of fun for somebody.

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

- helluvawreck

thanks helluvawreck

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