A few cutting boards

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Project by TurnTurnTurn posted 11-14-2011 03:04 AM 1737 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

OK, I caught the bug from many of you Lumberjocks, (especially from Degoose) and had to make some cutting boards. Some are gifts and some will be sold (hopefully). It is fun to try to come up with some new designs, I have some ideas in the works that I hope to be able to post at a later date.

-- TurnTurnTurn

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Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 11-14-2011 03:13 AM

Nice work, a man after my own (purple)heart. Welcome to the club!

-- Bob A in NJ

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#2 posted 11-14-2011 03:24 AM

Very nice job on all of them!

If these represents your first board, I can’t wait to see when you become “skilled” at them! ;-)

I really like Pic 4 – the flip-flopped grain pattern at the center with the Red Oak is really neat!

The really cool part about these type of boards is that no two are alike!

Keep up the great work and welcome to the club. Be warned though – it’s addicting. I am just finishing my 15th one tonight – Larry must have done over a thousand so far! I doubt he even knows any more…...



-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#3 posted 11-14-2011 03:30 AM

I love the once in pic 3&4 such nice grain patterns.
Very nice and meticulous work my friend .
Waiting for your next one !


-- Kiefer

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Sam Shakouri

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#4 posted 11-14-2011 03:58 AM

What a friendly virose!! The only virose every body likes to have it. They are nice…all of them.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#5 posted 11-14-2011 04:00 AM

Nice CB’s, the pattern’s really stand out. You did a great job first time out.

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

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#6 posted 11-14-2011 04:41 AM

These are beautiful!! Love the grain pattern.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 11-14-2011 06:47 AM

Great patterns, they look awesome!

-- Darryl ~ Waxhaw, NC

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#8 posted 11-14-2011 07:49 AM

Great use of grain orientation to acheive a pattern…

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#9 posted 11-14-2011 05:30 PM

Great work, Boards are very addictive to say the least. Some real beauty’s you have made.

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

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Bob Kollman

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#10 posted 11-14-2011 06:07 PM

Really nice boards….Every one seems to love purple heart!!!!

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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#11 posted 11-15-2011 02:00 AM

purple heart … my favorite

-- John

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#12 posted 11-15-2011 03:11 AM

Wow you have been busy! These look great Don!

-- Jeff , Wisconsin Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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