I have finally decided to join the cutting board club

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Project by cplant posted 12-18-2011 11:30 PM 1527 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

All made from wood that was in the dumpster at work. Finished with general finishes salad bowl finish.

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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#1 posted 12-18-2011 11:49 PM

Nice work very cool designs.

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#2 posted 12-18-2011 11:58 PM

You joined with a vengeance. Great looking boards.

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#3 posted 12-19-2011 01:20 AM

Nice work bro design is tight!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#4 posted 12-19-2011 02:51 AM

Off to a running start it looks like. The boards look great. The fact that you made them from throw away wood is even better. It’s nice to be able to save good wood from the trash/fire bin.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#5 posted 12-19-2011 03:07 AM

Okay, you put off doing this project, yet when you finally decided to be a part of this small, distinct group, you go to the dumpster, find a few scraps of wood, then create 3 masterpiece cutting boards…You’re the guy who could go to any city in this country and get a job….a really good job. Really nice work. Thanks for sharing. Great profile pic of you and your son.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#6 posted 12-19-2011 03:17 AM

i am humbled by all your possitive feedback!!!!!

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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#7 posted 12-19-2011 04:46 AM

Nice work!

Welcome and the secret handshake will be sent! LOL

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

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robert triplett

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#8 posted 12-19-2011 07:07 AM

This is nice work, but one of those posts i can’t show my wife. She thinks I have to BUY all of my wood. Some people try to ruin this for the rest of us!! By the way, where is that dumpster? Keep up the good work

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#9 posted 12-19-2011 12:39 PM

Congratulations…. nuff said….

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#10 posted 12-19-2011 11:08 PM

Great looking boards. Scraps (????).....where is the mother lode?

-- Jim, Maryland

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#11 posted 12-20-2011 01:13 AM

i work at a cabinet shop

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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