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Project by Dale J Struhar Sr posted 12-18-2016 12:48 AM 812 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It started out the (first 2 pics) I had to replace the sink/cutting board cover that warped in our RV. Then when our financial advisor came to the house and seen it he wanted one for a Christmas present for his wife, next 2 pics. Then I had a bunch of cutoffs lying around so I made two more, last 2 pics. The one with the wave through it, my first attempt at that type was quite the challenge. Thanks for looking.

-- Dale, Ohio





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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 12-18-2016 01:56 AM

They look great Dale! It’s nice when you fined a use for those cutoffs!

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 12-18-2016 12:57 PM

Nice cutting boards!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Roger

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#3 posted 12-18-2016 12:57 PM

Gr8 use of cutoffs for sure.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#4 posted 12-18-2016 02:22 PM

Well done great use of cutoffs.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 12-18-2016 08:20 PM

these cutting boards are real beauties.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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JimRochester

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#6 posted 12-19-2016 12:36 PM

Nice job. Had you moved the wave in just a little bit instead of corner to corner, the glue up would have been much easier. Anyone just looking at it won’t see it, but to us woodworkers we notice, if you use a 1/4 strip for the wave, take out a full 1/4 inch from the board, that will allow the stripes to line up instead of being offset.

I’ve seen those over sink cutting boards and was considering making a few for one of the my shows. Then I thought that anyone that camps wouldn’t be at the show.

I make a bunch of these for different projects and use the Scotty Lewis version as my guide
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lR9_CjQYZj4

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

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#7 posted 12-20-2016 04:17 AM

Thanks for the input Jim and the link.

-- Dale, Ohio

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