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Cutting Board with Curves (twin)

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Project by Tommy posted 1004 days ago 1140 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a companion piece to another cutting board that I made trying to learn to use curves and ribbon pieces practicing for a drunken cutting board. This one came out nice and simple but I prefered the companion piece over all and it is posted in my projects also from a few months back. The woods are mahogany and ambrosia maple. The dimensions are about 16 inches by 7 inches.

-- Tommy, ---- It's Never Crowded On the Extra Mile.





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 1004 days ago

Nice looking board you have made. Although I’m not a fan of face grain or edge grain boards I really like the wood combo you have made. I prefer end grain boards for the durability but this looks great. I have a customer that I make edge grain boards for 5 at a time and she just loves them.

Nice work and good luck on the drunken board as well,

Larry will be proud.

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

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shopmania

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#2 posted 1004 days ago

Hey, the lines are crooked. :)

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 1004 days ago

Nice cutting board. Were the pieces band sawed together to maintain the perfect curves?
.............Jim

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

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TomFran

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#4 posted 1003 days ago

Nice work, Tommy!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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degoose

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#5 posted 1003 days ago

One thing we both have in common… can’t cut a straight line…: LOL
Nice curves..

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

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amagineer

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#6 posted 1003 days ago

What a nice way to show off the wonderful wood grains. Nice job.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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Tommy

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#7 posted 1003 days ago

Ken, I agree and like the end grain boards too but just wanted this one to show some pretty grains and look nice. I sacrificed some function for durability but it was a good trade.

-- Tommy, ---- It's Never Crowded On the Extra Mile.

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