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Project by Erik van Baarle posted 1231 days ago 1623 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This cuttingboard is made from oak and some other wood i don’t know the name of. :-)
I got all this wood from my uncle
He had it in he’s shed for years.
The wood “where i don’t know the name of” is really heavy, thats all i can say.
Somebody has any idea?
The enges of the board i did on my router table.
Greetings from Belgium
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium





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dub560

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#1 posted 1231 days ago

very nice

-- Life is enjoyable especially when you borrow from people

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Erik van Baarle

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#2 posted 1231 days ago

I just saw some of your cuttingboards.
It looks like i need a lot more practise. :-)
Thx for your comment
Greetings from Belgium
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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RexMcKinnon

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#3 posted 1231 days ago

Don’t know the wood but it certainly is nice.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Erik van Baarle

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#4 posted 1231 days ago

I did not know it looked like that untill i cut some parts off.
I like it too. :-)
Greetings
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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dub560

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#5 posted 1231 days ago

once you start making them you can’t seem to stop

-- Life is enjoyable especially when you borrow from people

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Erik van Baarle

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#6 posted 1231 days ago

I can see that.
They are real craftsmanship.
Great work
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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steliart

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#7 posted 1231 days ago

very cool and nicely done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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Erik van Baarle

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#8 posted 1231 days ago

Thanks Steli
I’m glad you like it.:-)
Greetings from Belgium
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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dirtybandaid

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#9 posted 1231 days ago

I really like the character in the unknown wood, very pretty. Great use of wood just laying around. nicely done!

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Erik van Baarle

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#10 posted 1231 days ago

Thanks a lot for those kind words.
Its a pity i don’t know what wood it is.
Maybe someone will tell us some day. :-)
Greetings
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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McLeanVA

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#11 posted 1231 days ago

Excellent work Erik. I love the grain pattern and the contrast in the wood tones. Looks very rustic and solid.

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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Ken90712

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#12 posted 1231 days ago

Inerseting grain patter, Love the wood. congrats on this you will be making many more no doubt!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Erik van Baarle

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#13 posted 1231 days ago

Hey guys, thanks for all those kind words.
Makes me feel good. hehe
I’m sure i’l make more cuttingboards in time. It was really fun to do.
I love the grain to.
I had never seen it before.
Greetings and have fun with everything you do
Erik

-- Erik, Merksem Belgium

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CalgaryGeoff

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#14 posted 343 days ago

Nice board colors and the wood might be elm Japanese. I’ve seen some look similar. Plus it’s been 888 days since you posted this project. That’s good luck.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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