Argyle style cutting boards

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Project by cabmakercb posted 04-02-2017 12:13 AM 838 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at completing ARGYLE style cutting boards. The wood is beech/walnut in one and cherry, walnut and paduk in the other. Quite challenging to do, but fun to complete. Most people are pretty impressed with the look.

-- Curt AZ boy

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#1 posted 04-02-2017 03:42 AM

very well done. first of their kind that I’ve seen.

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#2 posted 04-02-2017 10:35 AM

the beech is my favorite but both are absolutely stunning. Pretty sure I’ll copy them – Thanks for sharing

“pretty impressed with the look ?” that is a gross understatement

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#3 posted 04-02-2017 11:56 AM

I’ve made these before and you’re right, they always get amazing reactions. I love the extra detail you added to the first one by splitting the square with an accent line. Nice job. A+ man.

For those interested, Instructables has a nice piece on how to make these. I made my squares 2” instead of the 1.5 she did. I also added an accent line to the horizontal pieces on the side.

Goes to prove, just because you are following someone else’s design, doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of room to personalize and enhance with your vision or version of it.

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

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#4 posted 04-02-2017 12:14 PM

Great job, I love these

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#5 posted 04-02-2017 02:15 PM

very nice

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#6 posted 04-02-2017 05:33 PM

This is a beautiful cutting board.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#7 posted 03-22-2018 04:22 PM

Those are very unique designs. Nice work on them!!


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

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