LumberJocks

Long-Grain Board

  • Advertise with us
Project by Dchip posted 02-13-2012 05:42 PM 780 views 3 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first long-grain cutting board. I wanted to see how it held up compared to end-grain, and I also wasn’t prepared to do an end-grain board of this size. ~25” x 15” x 1.5”
The other side has a juice groove. I used breadboard ends to hopefully keep it flat, and I borrowed the crescent dowel design from patron (hope he doesn’t mind). Finished with mineral oil and wax. Thanks for looking.

PS – The staggered maple pattern and dowels got me thinking of a good present idea for anyone that has some bowling fanatics as friends. Just add a couple more dowels in a triangle shape.

-- Dan Chiappetta, NYC, http://www.9x7woodworks.com





2 comments so far

View wseand's profile

wseand

2248 posts in 1695 days


#1 posted 02-13-2012 05:59 PM

Great looking board. The dowels and ends are a nice touch.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11659 posts in 2342 days


#2 posted 02-14-2012 03:58 AM

Very nice looking board…I recognized Patron’s trademark right away. You did a good job on it : )

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

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