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Project by sawblade1 posted 06-26-2011 01:26 AM 1376 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Good evening LJ’s,
One friend helped with this challenge as he provided a cutting board shaped like this. his cutting board was 5/8” thick Maple after seeing his I decided I could make them profitably. He bought his 14 years ago and after running it through my Drum sander to resurface it I traced it out and viola you have my version here:)
Made from 3/4” material and Titebond 3 Glue It took less than an Hour (production time 47 minutes)
I hope you enjoy :)

I have really slowed down here on LJ’s due to other stuff I am doing like the project here :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com





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Hacksaw007

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#1 posted 06-26-2011 01:40 AM

Lovely, thanks for sharing!

-- 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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bigike

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#2 posted 06-26-2011 01:41 AM

very cool lookin.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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spunwood

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#3 posted 06-26-2011 04:50 AM

I like it alot and you did a good job on grain orientation/matching

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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sawblade1

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#4 posted 06-26-2011 04:58 AM

Thank you :)
Spun wood Just an affliction of mine to at least try and make it look like one piece just hate seams :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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pastorglen

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#5 posted 06-26-2011 05:18 AM

That’s pretty nice. You’ve got a great eye for grain. How do you season/seal them?

Very nice!

-- Glen, Pennsylvania, Colossians 3:23 "Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men."

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sawblade1

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#6 posted 06-26-2011 03:05 PM

Pastor Glen Good morning I choose to let the customer seal them Most of them Don’t though You can use a cutting board oil or something Similar :)
Getting ready for church service I am the sound tech so I am posting from my church :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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wiser1934

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#7 posted 06-27-2011 03:54 AM

fantastic fish!! hate to ask, but could i get a copy of the pattern????? the fish fascinates me. i have some wood in my shop that would look great as a fish

-- wiser1934, new york

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