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Project by bkap posted 10-10-2017 04:08 PM 1323 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Another easy project; made of Texas Honey Mesquite with door pull handles.
Still just cursing along and doing something to keep busy until I can make my Maloof style rocker again. If anyone wants FREE text on how build this Maloof rocker just go to my web site at kappelusa.com and order same.

-- Rocking Chair Guy





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 10-10-2017 04:50 PM

They are gorgeous. I would prefer an actual wood handle though. Not a criticism, just a comment about my preferences!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 10-10-2017 04:50 PM

Beautiful wood.

Sitting around is never fun.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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pottz

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#3 posted 10-10-2017 04:54 PM

its gotta kill ya,like asking picasso to paint the living room!hang in there.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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DMiller

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#4 posted 10-10-2017 05:17 PM

That looks great! My brother and I recently built a similar cutting board (http://lumberjocks.com/projects/337385) with handles, but we had to screw the handles on from the outside. Your picture looks like the handles were mounted from screws on the inside, is this the case? If so, how did you do it? Those are some really cool cutting boards!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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tyvekboy

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#5 posted 10-10-2017 05:31 PM

Glad to see you’re still keeping busy.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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bkap

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#6 posted 10-11-2017 01:19 AM

My customer wanted the metal handles.
I drilled the wood the size of the handle and threaded the screws almost all the way in the handle then use epoxy in the handle holes and tapped the handles in place. When the epoxy dries it will hold the screws by the head and threads thus the handle will not come lose.

Keeping busy is my only sanity. I will be 85 this month and can feel the slow down.
Better get the Maloof text and patterns ASAP

-- Rocking Chair Guy

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 10-11-2017 01:08 PM

This is a couple of great rustic cutting boards.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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