Yet another End Grain Cutting Board

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Project by Kerry Drake posted 06-28-2011 04:42 PM 1467 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made another cutting board (this one with the end grain up) for my sister-in-law. Maple and Canary Wood. I glued up a block of the scraps and turned some feet to keep the bottom of the board away from any liquid. I also have come across some “tap and die” letters and have now taken to marking all of the stuff I make.

-- Kerry Drake, Loudon NH,

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#1 posted 06-28-2011 05:11 PM

Nice cutting board. I like the feet that you put on it.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#2 posted 06-28-2011 05:56 PM

I think it looks great.

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

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#3 posted 06-29-2011 12:17 AM

The segmented feet add a nice touch.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#4 posted 06-29-2011 03:23 AM

nice colors. Really good project.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 06-29-2011 06:09 AM

I like your grain patterns. Reminds me of Van Gogh’s Starry Night.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#6 posted 06-29-2011 05:31 PM

Nice board, Sure the woodwhisper would be proud. The only suggestion would be watch your grain orientation. This would have made it even a nicer flow. I was taught this by many of the masters on here. With over 100 boards sold it a must for me on glue ups. Have fun.

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

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