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Cutting Board, Oak/Cherry/Walnut

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Project by needler22 posted 10-25-2010 03:24 AM 1987 views 8 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve been on a cutting board kick , but I think this might be the last one for a while. I didn’t make this in the conventional way of glueing strips of wood then cutting and flipping them. I just glue them on end and call it good enough. It was finished with mineral oil and then butcher block conditioner. I kind of like the contrast in the walnut with a little bit of the sap wood showing.





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GaryL

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#1 posted 10-25-2010 04:01 AM

The little bit of sapwood looks great. Has a nice “marbleing” effect. Nice work.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#2 posted 10-25-2010 04:33 AM

Yup , nice…very nice : )

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#3 posted 10-25-2010 04:40 AM

Looking good – nice looking board!

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#4 posted 10-25-2010 07:12 AM

Really sharp looking!
Great wood combination

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#5 posted 10-25-2010 12:30 PM

I like the way you did the surround with contrasting grain patterns – looks great!

-bob

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SPalm

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#6 posted 10-25-2010 02:10 PM

Nice. I like the walnut edging.
I just want to touch it.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#7 posted 10-27-2010 04:31 AM

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Nice board! Smooth finish. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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