LumberJocks

cutting boards

  • Advertise with us
Project by Jeff posted 04-01-2017 02:24 AM 646 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Time for spring cleanup in the shop. After a winter of projects this is the results of saving all of the scraps!

-- Here's to chips in your apron pockets!





5 comments so far

View CortezWoodworking's profile

CortezWoodworking

7 posts in 205 days


#1 posted 04-01-2017 02:59 PM

Impressive! Very nice, it looks like a lot of work.

-- SMC

View SawTooth1953's profile

SawTooth1953

318 posts in 3090 days


#2 posted 04-01-2017 11:25 PM

They all look great to me.
I’d like to start making some.
When it comes down to flattening your full boards after assembly, are you using a drum sander or a thickness planer? Approx. how thick are the cutting boards when complete?

Thanks.

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

View Jeff's profile

Jeff

16 posts in 2125 days


#3 posted 04-01-2017 11:37 PM

Thanks for the comments!
I am using my planer, utilizing a sacrificial board that is about a foot longer than the actual board. I am doing this to help in eliminating any snipe. Generally the boards end up being about .650 thick. After the final planing, I hand sand and then treat them with mineral oil before use.

-- Here's to chips in your apron pockets!

View Grumpy's profile

Grumpy

22960 posts in 3635 days


#4 posted 04-02-2017 01:15 AM

Great eye catching work Jeff.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

View GR8HUNTER's profile (online now)

GR8HUNTER

2766 posts in 496 days


#5 posted 04-02-2017 02:52 AM

vey nice boards …....GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com