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Project by Jim Jakosh posted 08-27-2018 05:07 PM 669 views 3 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is another chips and salsa dish that was fractal burned with vinegar and baking soda.. It is made from mesquite and I reduced the size a bit so there was no sap wood in the top. It is finished with Danish Oil all over and the back was buffed and waxed . The top inside was further finished with Watco Butcher Block Finish… so it is food safe. I added a couple shots of the burning process.

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!





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#1 posted 08-27-2018 05:09 PM

Gorgeous!

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#2 posted 08-27-2018 05:55 PM

nice job
but where is the beer?

-- bambi

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#3 posted 08-27-2018 06:04 PM

That arc sure does make some awesome designs.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 08-27-2018 06:14 PM

Absolutely beautiful. Great job buddy

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#5 posted 08-27-2018 06:21 PM

Did someone say chip and salsa? Nice looking dish Jim. I would have to build one twice that big to satisfy my taste buds.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#6 posted 08-27-2018 06:23 PM

That’s amazing!

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#7 posted 08-27-2018 06:31 PM

Turned and burned…LOL!! Nicely done Jim. I really like fractal burned work.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#8 posted 08-27-2018 07:11 PM

That looks hot!

-- God bless, Candy

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#9 posted 08-27-2018 07:59 PM

Absolutely love this one Jim, top work indeed, What size is it?
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#10 posted 08-27-2018 08:24 PM

Thanks for all the nice comments!!

Hi Bambi, the beer was with me behind the camera!!!

Hi Dave, you just fill it often!!

Hi Pete. It finished at 9” x 1 1/2 “high. I had to turn off the sap wood and it got smaller than I would have liked but it can be filled several times before all the beer is gone!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#11 posted 08-27-2018 10:11 PM

COOL Chip off the good ole block!!

Beautiful Chip & Dip set!!

Great Job… as usual…

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#12 posted 08-27-2018 11:25 PM

Wow !

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#13 posted 08-27-2018 11:59 PM

Very nice Jim, you are getting great reaction from your Baking Soda mixes, I will have to experiment when I light mine up.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#14 posted 08-28-2018 12:32 AM

Brilliant piece of wood Jim & well made.

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

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#15 posted 08-28-2018 04:23 AM

Great job on the burning, we here in BC have a ban on all fires, over 500 forest fires, will have to wait for winter to try out the burning process again. Fines ore over 1000$ for a out door fire.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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