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Project by nonickswood posted 1006 days ago 1612 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I will never match (Degoose’s) standards but I was definitely inspired by his work.
Trying to figure out just the basics!
Yo-Yo made from glue-up cut-offs.
These may make for some X-mas gifts.
Thanks Larry for the Inspiration!!

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD





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Dusty56

11644 posts in 2319 days


#1 posted 1006 days ago

Very Larry-ish design : )
Woods and finish used ?
Did you also make the spoon ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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degoose

6995 posts in 1986 days


#2 posted 1006 days ago

Well… I am impressed… that is a very well executed design… it is very good…. in fact better than my first rather shabby attempt..keep up that standard and you will progress to the next generation…

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

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degoose

6995 posts in 1986 days


#3 posted 1006 days ago

Timbers?

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

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nonickswood

390 posts in 1018 days


#4 posted 1006 days ago

Not real certain of major wood? Always thought it was some type of Rosewood, also Holly, Black Walnut, & Oak.
The Spoon was turned on Lathe.
The Finish is Vegetable Oil.

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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Jimboe

238 posts in 2381 days


#5 posted 1006 days ago

very cool looking

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amagineer

1383 posts in 1228 days


#6 posted 1006 days ago

You have done a good job in creating the CB. Nice wood combo. If I may make a suggestion, I found using vegetable oil on CB’s tends to give the board a rancid smell after a few applications. Just a thougth.

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

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kiefer

3033 posts in 1298 days


#7 posted 1006 days ago

Yes that is a very nice board and Larry is a great inspiration to a lot of us !
The jojo is a nice touch and a cool project on it’s own .
Well done .
Thanks

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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Schwieb

1499 posts in 2092 days


#8 posted 1006 days ago

Very nice work. The thing that bothers me about these elaborate cutting boards is that something so pretty shouldn’t get a scratched up. I agree with amagineer above. Used mineral oil or walnut oil. They have a butcher block treatment material at Lowes and Home Depot that works pretty good.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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SPalm

4788 posts in 2513 days


#9 posted 1005 days ago

Very nice.
And the Yo Yo is cool. Nice way to use up scraps.

And yes, do mineral oil. Not vegetable oil. Some nut oils are ok too – walnut oil….

Good job,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Ken90712

14878 posts in 1820 days


#10 posted 1005 days ago

Great work, and sonme of Masters on here have already confirmed that. Great job!

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

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