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maple and cherry end grain cutting board

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Project by Jesse Friesen posted 06-08-2011 05:06 AM 1224 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first endgrain cutting board. It’s simple and made of maple and cherry and is finished with mineral oil





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#1 posted 06-08-2011 05:20 AM

I like it!

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#2 posted 06-08-2011 05:33 AM

Nice looking cutting board!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#3 posted 06-08-2011 09:55 AM

Well done!

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

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#4 posted 06-08-2011 12:38 PM

Fine job!

-bob

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#5 posted 06-08-2011 02:57 PM

Lots of little joints, and they all look tight from where I’m sitting. Nice job!

I like the addition of the handles and the little rubber nub feet (they blend in nicely). How large is this board? I wondering if it is thinner and so that’s why you added feet in the center of the board too, for a total of 6-feet, rather than the usual 4-feet at the corners?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#6 posted 06-08-2011 05:00 PM

Thanks guys. The board is 15×19 and is 1.25 thick. I have lots of the door bumpers so I figured why not add 2 in the middle.

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#7 posted 06-08-2011 05:32 PM

very nice

-- Joe, Ga

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#8 posted 06-08-2011 06:03 PM

Very nice cutting board. You’ll get a lot of use from it and appreciate it more because you made it yourself!
The grip detail is a super nice touch!!
Thanks for sharing…......Jim

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

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#9 posted 06-09-2011 02:36 AM

Pretty board : )

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#10 posted 06-09-2011 03:36 AM

Nice work, shape and design. Get ready, you’ll be making more for sure.

-- Bob A in NJ

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#11 posted 06-10-2011 12:32 AM

A very fine piece of work…

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

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