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Project by hairy posted 01-09-2018 03:50 PM 1218 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

2 for next Christmas. For the breadmaker in the family.

The first is for cutting homemade bread into 1/2” slices. The knife is held captive in the slot.

8 and 1/2” x 10” x 7/8” thick. QSWO with Watco Danish oil

The 2nd is from scraps. 12” x 18” x 1 and 3/8” thick. Mineral oil and wax.

Each comes with a new bread knife.

The 1st one is real easy to make. Made from two 8” x 10” pieces. I cut dadoes first, then cut 1/8” slots on the router table in several passes between stops. I’m tempted to make 1 for me.

-- My reality check bounced...





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Snowbeast

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#1 posted 01-09-2018 05:13 PM

Nicely done!

Another one I will have to ‘creatively acquire’. Steal is such a negative term. ;)

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 01-09-2018 06:09 PM

These are very interesting projects and are so nicely done. Hairy, they will make wonderful gifts.

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

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

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Andre

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#3 posted 01-09-2018 07:40 PM

Great project, another one for the to do list!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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NormG

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#4 posted 01-09-2018 09:57 PM

Great idea, thank you for sharing

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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majuvla

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#5 posted 01-10-2018 10:02 AM

Actualy, very good idea!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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recycle1943

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#6 posted 01-10-2018 01:49 PM

very nice bread board – you know there’s 100 guys heading to the wood shop right now and as soon as I finish this, that’s where I’m going
Just need to find an outlet for the bread knife

-- 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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hairy

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#7 posted 01-10-2018 02:01 PM

Thank you all!

I bought 1 of these from ebay for the cutting board. I saw it get a good review on a PBS show.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercer-Culinary-Millennia-10-Inch-Wide-Bread-Knife/122793810533?epid=2256469271&hash=item1c9714da65:g:neIAAOSwYeRZ~2Zv

I got this for the slicer. I ordered it on Jan. 4, it was on my front porch Jan 5.

http://www.cutleryandmore.com/victorinox-forschner-fibrox/serrated-slicing-knife-p13533

-- My reality check bounced...

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Rick S.

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#8 posted 01-10-2018 05:56 PM

Well Done and Presented! Congrats on the Top Three!

-- It is not necessary for Some People to turn OFF the LIGHT to be IN the DARK!

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