Cutting Board

  • Advertise with us
Project by redryder posted 1022 days ago 1668 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Kitchen counter extension cutting board.
Maple, Cherry & Walnut.
Three coats of Watco Butcher Block oil.
Twelve inch folding spring loaded folding shelf brackets from Woodcraft.

Thanks for lookin’................

-- mike...............

11 comments so far

View KMT's profile


591 posts in 1294 days

#1 posted 1022 days ago

Nice work and I’m sure it must be a great kitchen addition.

-- - Martin

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

7683 posts in 2684 days

#2 posted 1022 days ago

Hey… That’s pretty COOL lookin stuff you got there!

Very NICE!

Good Idea!


-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

View sgtq's profile


363 posts in 1308 days

#3 posted 1022 days ago

This is Awesome!

-- There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. ~William J. Clinton

View JL7's profile


7125 posts in 1597 days

#4 posted 1022 days ago

Very nicely done….


-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

View cajunpen's profile


14378 posts in 2698 days

#5 posted 1022 days ago

Great combination of woods – they really go well together. I like your hinged approach.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

View FunkadelicAlex's profile


146 posts in 1323 days

#6 posted 1022 days ago

That folding cutting board is really cool. Beyond building a great project… that is a really cool idea as well.

-- Alex -- "I will one day write something intelligent, witty, or humorous here"

View Boogie's profile


16 posts in 2051 days

#7 posted 1022 days ago

Nice job. I work purchasing dept of a homebuilder and i have a line on scraps for my cabinet company. I will picking up my first “truckload” monday. I see a butcher block in my near future

-- Boogie, Hou Tex - Life is to short for Bad Wine

View Moron's profile


4666 posts in 2525 days

#8 posted 1022 days ago

Simon says ?

functional indeed

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

View RollyinFl's profile


12 posts in 1041 days

#9 posted 1021 days ago

Great idea and nice looking!

-- RollyinFl

View Jonathan's profile


2605 posts in 1682 days

#10 posted 1021 days ago

This is a great idea! I like how it’s there when you need it, but folds out of the way when not in-use.

Did you simply screw it into the brackets, or did you add the metal inserts so that it can be screwed and unscrewed without stripping the threads in the wood? I’m thinking you’ll want to give it a thorough cleaning from time-to-time and that would make it easier, as well as less wear-and-tear on the wood.

I also like the way the pattern changes from one end of the board, to the other. Nicely done!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

View redryder's profile


2139 posts in 1734 days

#11 posted 1021 days ago

Folding shelf brackets attached to the wall and the cutting board with wood screws. Easy to remove if you need to. Thanks….........

-- mike...............

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase