LumberJocks

cutting board

  • Advertise with us
Project by awlee posted 941 days ago 888 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
cutting board
cutting board No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Just a long-grain cutting board made from scraps around the workshop and finished with mineral oil. Why not end-grain, you may ask? The “checkerboard looks funny,” says the chef-at-home. That seems reasonable, says the eater-at-home.





5 comments so far

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

4825 posts in 1204 days


#1 posted 941 days ago

Nice combo.

View Kelen's profile

Kelen

270 posts in 1019 days


#2 posted 941 days ago

Really like the combination of wood – thanks for sharing.

View Jeremy Greiner's profile

Jeremy Greiner

568 posts in 1399 days


#3 posted 941 days ago

Awlee,
Looks good you don’t have to do the checker board thing when doing an end grain cutting board. You can do any design you want, including no design at all (all same color wood) .. or in your face the stripes, you can just rotate the wood and then not flip any of the pieces to keep the stripes lined up.

It’s a great looking board and as long as the chef-at-home is happy ;) that’s priority #1

-- Easy to use end grain cutting board designer: http://www.1024studios.com/cuttingboard.html

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112011 posts in 2204 days


#4 posted 941 days ago

A cool cutting board ,nice woods.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View awlee's profile

awlee

18 posts in 948 days


#5 posted 940 days ago

Thanks, Jeremy, you’re absolutely right. I’ll need to sneak an end-grain version into the cupboard. BTW, I saw your thin cutting board—thinnest I’ve seen—very nice work.

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase