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Project by Buke27 posted 12-08-2011 08:14 PM 1065 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Please ignore my friend with the creepy stare. I made this cutting board for he and his wife as a housewarming gift. I forgot to take the picture until I gave it to them and had to do it with my phone.

The board is made from hard maple and purpleheart (basic Wood Whisperer design). My shopsmith had a hard time getting through the 8/4 stock which made for a LOT of sanding after glue up. I probably won’t be doing another one of these until I get a proper tablesaw. It was a fun project all the same. Plus, they loved it!





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SASmith

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#1 posted 12-08-2011 09:16 PM

I am impressed. Especially since you made it with a shopsmith tablesaw.
Thanks for the post.
Scott

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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patron

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#2 posted 12-08-2011 09:26 PM

nice board

he isn’t going to burn it is he

i always give a piece of firewood
for a house warming gift

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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snowdog

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#3 posted 12-08-2011 10:20 PM

Nice board, but I love the idea of giving a chunk of wood for a house warming gift

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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kiefer

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#4 posted 12-12-2011 04:06 AM

Well done with the tools on hand .
It is a very nice housewarming gift and i am sure nobody in there right mind would burn it .

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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