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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 06-09-2011 02:20 AM 1796 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are getting addictive for sure. I’m up to 25 of them. Making 4 at a time now each weekend.

1) Purpleheart, cherry, maple
2) Chris’ zig zag with maple and walnut. Thanks for the plans dude!
3) Maple , cherry, purpleheart
4) Maple, purpleheart
5) Maple and purpleheart
6) Padauk, purpleheart, maple, yellowheart

All 1” thick.

Bob June 8, 2011

-- Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 06-09-2011 02:55 AM


I’m sure that when they hit the ceiling in your kitchen. You might have to stop.

But otherwise keep it up.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 06-09-2011 03:06 AM

That is some serious woodworking! I am humbled by your work my friend. How is the job going?


-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#3 posted 06-09-2011 03:16 AM

You’ve got the cuttin’ board itch!!! Nice job!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#4 posted 06-09-2011 04:31 AM

Some of patterns appear wavy. Is that intentional or a camera phenomenon?

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#5 posted 06-09-2011 07:27 AM

Hey Bob: Nice job.

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#6 posted 06-09-2011 08:35 AM

I can help.
step 1. put away all the tools
step 2. park the car in the garage, ie..your shop

I saw a pic of your shop, those of us with a garage that houses the wifes car also have to do setup and tear down including vacuuming. Follow these steps and you too can have new that dont get used enough.

Those boards look great, I’m working on one also. :)

-- Thank You Veterans!

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#7 posted 06-09-2011 02:17 PM

I feel your pain, Bob.

That is a really nice collection. You got this down.
Really, that is a nice collection.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#8 posted 06-09-2011 03:45 PM

Bob, AWESOME job on the zig zag board. It looks incredible. The rounded corners really complete the look. I’m proud of you.

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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Bob A in NJ

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#9 posted 06-09-2011 10:38 PM


The wavy lines are “supposed to be there”, yea, thats the ticket! Actually, I was moving too fast and did not notice my thin boards were out of square by a degree or 2. The final effect makes it more interesting.


-- Bob A in NJ

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#10 posted 06-10-2011 06:35 AM

Looks like a “design opportunity” to me. I like it.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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