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Project by jaime posted 07-11-2011 07:43 PM 1540 views 13 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This board was made with the following woods: “algarrobo”, black cedar and pine.
The dimensions: 14”x14”.
Thanks for look it





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Gary

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#1 posted 07-11-2011 07:46 PM

Nice work. I like that a lot.

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Diggerjacks

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#2 posted 07-11-2011 07:48 PM

Hello jaime

I like it a lot

A very good job

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Kerry Drake

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#3 posted 07-11-2011 08:05 PM

Very nice….wait why am I suddenly dizzy? (;-)

-- Kerry Drake, Loudon NH, http://thenickedfinger.wordpress.com/

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 07-11-2011 08:42 PM

I would have to say this is one of my favorites of the countless that have been posted here.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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MShort

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#5 posted 07-11-2011 08:51 PM

Great looking and very nice on the joinery !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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LittlePaw

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#6 posted 07-11-2011 09:50 PM

Great looking board, Jaime. Does the algarrobo have another name? Your choice of the contrasting wood is flawless. I love your turned works also. They are great! Would you be turning (pun intended) out more?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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jaime

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#7 posted 07-11-2011 10:24 PM

LittlePaw, Thanks for yours nice words. “Algarrobo” is an exotic wood of my country (Colombia), is very very hard and heavy, it produce a fruit called “algarroba”, this fruit is sweept but the odor is featid, is used for the floor in the houses, the colour is very nice. The scientific name is Ceratonia Siliqua.

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pickpapa

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#8 posted 07-11-2011 10:52 PM

Very nice work. This almost looks like a quilt pattern. Did you have trouble sanding this piece evenly? Whenever I use a very hard wood next to a soft wood, like pine, there is usually a valley where the soft wood lies. Great looking piece though. Thanks for sharing.
PP

-- Chuck.. aka Pickpapa`'`'`'`'`'` The Son is the radiance of God's glory and the exact representation of His being, sustaining all things by His powerful word. Heb. 1:3

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jaime

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#9 posted 07-11-2011 11:01 PM

pickpa, Thanks for your nice words. I sand with orbital sander and grain 120 and it work fine, without problems.

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branch

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#10 posted 07-11-2011 11:04 PM

hi very nice patron on that board great job
i love it
branch

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sedcokid

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#11 posted 07-11-2011 11:43 PM

This is one Gorgeous board!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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peteg

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#12 posted 07-11-2011 11:51 PM

This just draws yoru eye into it, reminds me of when I was a kid trying to get out of thoes Mazes.
nice job :))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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konaman

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#13 posted 07-12-2011 02:19 AM

How is that done?

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James

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#14 posted 07-12-2011 02:45 AM

Super work, very nicely done

-- James, Bluffton, IN

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#15 posted 07-12-2011 02:53 AM

This looks like a difficult pattern; you did a super job. Nice selection of wood colors, great design, well done!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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