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Project by RTV posted 02-13-2017 02:24 PM 424 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This weekend I made 3 cutting boards. Fun to make and I want to make each one different. I think it makes for better gifts.

-- Ray Vanderpool





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SuperCubber

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#1 posted 02-13-2017 03:04 PM

Nice looking boards, Ray! I’d be curious to know how they hold up to wood movement due to the cross grain glue up. Have you done some like that before?

-- Joe | Spartanburg, SC | "To give anything less than your best is to sacrafice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

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RTV

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#2 posted 02-13-2017 05:05 PM



Nice looking boards, Ray! I d be curious to know how they hold up to wood movement due to the cross grain glue up. Have you done some like that before?

- SuperCubber


I haven’t had any problems so far. Wait I did have one my Son-In-Law used the one I sent to my daughter then put it in the dish washer with steam dry. The board didn’t hold up too well. I’ve had some for over a year and they are holding up no complaints. The hardwood I use is all KD and dense. I’d never try it with any kind of softwood.

-- Ray Vanderpool

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dannmarks

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#3 posted 02-13-2017 05:42 PM

Because it is not very big, Not attached fast to anything the only stress would be contained in that small bias. Hopefully this was done with a biscuit joint to help with that. I don’t think you have a problem if you used kiln dried wood. By the way, I really did like the first one a lot. Really nice design.

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danielhoer

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#4 posted 02-16-2017 06:00 AM

nice. i like thin actually.

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