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Project by blackivory69 posted 03-03-2017 01:51 AM 1261 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Again gifts that we gave to families (in laws). These were inspired by members here, you can search it, so I want to thank those people for the inspiration.

I only know darker wood which is walnut but I don’t really know the green and white wood that I used. I just grabbed them from my files. And yes those are the real color and never stained. So if anybody here knows what kind of wood that is almost white and green once you coat them with mineral oil. Because I know I only used mineral oil on them. I’ll appreciate the info. Thanks.

-- blackivory69

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#1 posted 03-03-2017 11:51 AM

Great build!

I would guess the greenish wood may be lignum vitae? Is it really dense?


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#2 posted 03-03-2017 02:30 PM

You sure do some mighty fine projects, a true craftsman to fit those pieces with the strips so flawlessly. I don’t know much about different woods as most wood I use is birch form my place.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#3 posted 03-03-2017 06:03 PM

The whute wood looks like hard maple, but due to limited resolution i cant see the grain perfectly and say for sure. I think the green wood is verawood, but again its hard to say for sure

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#4 posted 03-03-2017 07:21 PM

These are good lookin’ and I love the patterns and colors.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 03-03-2017 08:36 PM

KnotCurser: the green wood in not really dense. In fact it was on a lighter side like pine. Lignum Vitae, that’s a hard word to remember :)

bushmaster: thanks for the kind word :)

helluvawreck: thank you Charles :)

Matt1475: White wood is definitely not maple because it’s whiter than that. Verawood, I’ll try to remember that coz I really like that wood and surprised me after I coated it.

-- blackivory69

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#6 posted 03-04-2017 12:15 PM


-- I love this site !

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#7 posted 03-04-2017 06:36 PM

Is that a cheese cutter built into the board? Where did you get that from?

-- Woodify ~~

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#8 posted 03-04-2017 06:52 PM

I believe this is from here >> This was inspired by somebody here. You can search it and you’ll have the instruction also. These people are so inspiring and very talented

-- blackivory69

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