Longhorn End Grain Cutting Board

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Project by IgotWood posted 11-18-2007 07:48 PM 9646 views 26 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Board is made from Hard maple and walnut. I inlayed a longhorn emblem with maple endgrain. I thought the longhorn emblem would help me get more dough for it, since i live in Austin tx. It is finished with mineral oil. Yeah…..

-- Jeremy, Austin Texas- A bad day in the shop beats a good day at work

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#1 posted 11-18-2007 07:51 PM

Awesome Cutting board, the longhorn is a nice touch.

-- bryano

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#2 posted 11-18-2007 08:12 PM

Very iimpressive. How on earth did you do the inlay with the endgrain?? It is really neat…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 11-18-2007 09:08 PM

Hey, that is a great job! You’re probably right about putting the emblem on it too. People in Texas will like it and pay extra for it.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#4 posted 11-18-2007 09:38 PM

Very nice, I really like the contrast between the curves of the longhorn against the square end grain blocks.

-- Colin, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. "Every craftsman was once an amateur"

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#5 posted 11-18-2007 10:25 PM

hey that is nice! but seriously how did you do the inlay with endgrain? did you glue up a whole separate piece of endgrain maple in small blocks and then cut out the longhorn? however you did it, very impressive!

-- "Repetition is a leading cause of carelessness, and carelessness usually leads to injury"

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#6 posted 11-18-2007 11:23 PM

Amazing. How’d you do that?


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#7 posted 11-19-2007 01:38 AM

Hook ‘em Horns!!

-- Jeremy, Austin Texas- A bad day in the shop beats a good day at work

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#8 posted 11-19-2007 02:39 AM

Looks great Jeremy!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#9 posted 11-19-2007 02:55 AM

Great Cutting board. Looks impressive.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#10 posted 11-19-2007 03:01 AM

Excellent work. Watch for the Okies!!

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#11 posted 11-19-2007 03:27 AM

Very impressive.

-- Andy Stark

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#12 posted 11-19-2007 06:49 AM

Beautiful cutting board – it would have looked better with the LSU logo though. Go Tigers!!!!!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#13 posted 11-19-2007 01:42 PM

Jeremy,this shows alot of talent both in design and workmanship.Well done!

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#14 posted 11-19-2007 10:18 PM

Looks too good to use as a cutting board. Great design. Excellent joinery.

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

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#15 posted 11-20-2007 04:59 AM

Really nice piece. I am from San Antonio and went to UT so this is great. I am going to attempt this for my wife. Not sure how you did the emblem though. I will figure something out. The design is really nice.

-- The tragedy of life does not lie in not reaching your goals, the tragedy of life lies in not having goals to reach for.

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