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Project by degoose posted 09-13-2010 01:34 AM 2122 views 5 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a silly reference to where it all started.. cutting boards… and yes they are addictive … as is this site…
This is fairly simple design using Silver Ash and Tasmanian Blackwood… Cut the ends on a bandsaw using a curve cutting jig on the circle cutting jig…
Rounded over all edges with a 1/2 inch roundover bit.. and then a couple of coats of mineral oil to bring out the colour and grain. Sometimes things don’t need to be overcomplicated.
Length is 18 inches width is 12 inches and it is 3/4 inches thick…
Hope you like it…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...





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matt garcia

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#1 posted 09-13-2010 02:03 AM

Looks like brick and mortar!! Nice colors, too!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Maveric777

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#2 posted 09-13-2010 02:07 AM

OK…. I want it….lol

Good stuff Larry!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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whitedog

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#3 posted 09-13-2010 02:10 AM

Well I like it.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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jockmike2

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#4 posted 09-13-2010 02:18 AM

Nice looking board Larry. You know I haven’t lost anymore fingers since you changed your logo “to drink twice….......and don’t bother to cut… I had it back asswards. No wonder I was lopping off body parts. Thanks for the good advice. Beautiful looking board. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Kjuly

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#5 posted 09-13-2010 02:33 AM

Very nice.
Another one of those cutting boards that are to beautiful to cut on.
Keith

-- Keith, Charlotte, MI www.julyswoodworks.com

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KnotCurser

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#6 posted 09-13-2010 02:49 AM

As always…........ very nice board!

Funny you stated about thing not needing to be overcomplicated – just as I’m in the middle of a board that contains 192 individual pieces! ;-)

Cheers Larry – have a 4X for me!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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SPalm

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#7 posted 09-13-2010 02:50 AM

CBA: Cutting Boards Anonymous. For the seriously addicted.

Nice one Larry. I see lots of roots in there.
I like it,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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dustbunny

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#8 posted 09-13-2010 03:33 AM

Not overcomplicated, simple yet lovely !!
I love this one, the round sides are a nice touch : )

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 09-13-2010 03:34 AM

Nice, Larry

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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grizzman

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#10 posted 09-13-2010 04:17 AM

its a wonderful cutting board larry, ya know with so much talent here and the ability to do some fantastic work…somtimes the beautiful yet simple work doesnt get as many comments…but its a great board…...keep em coming…....grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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lanwater

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#11 posted 09-13-2010 07:09 AM

This one is simple and nice and it does not make my head spin.
Unique design too.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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BigTiny

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#12 posted 09-13-2010 08:34 AM

“Back to your roots”? Larry my friend, if you’re like me, those roots are gray! ;)

Great looking board. Of course, we expect nothing less from you…

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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Rick

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#13 posted 09-13-2010 10:45 AM

Nice Cutting Board.

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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Eagle1

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#14 posted 09-13-2010 10:54 AM

Another great board there Larry..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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ellen35

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#15 posted 09-13-2010 12:15 PM

the simplicity of it is striking… and very beautiful
your roots are serving you well
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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