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Made from Maple and Irish Bog Oak which is about 2000 – 4000 years old , Very simple didnt take long , finished with Almond Oil “so i am now part of the cutting board gang!” :@
-- Ireland, Galway .... fingers! "we dont sell them"
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#1 posted 04-06-2012 01:30 PM
aye that ye are laddie
-- 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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#2 posted 04-06-2012 01:51 PM
Very striking looking, well done, .......and glad to have you as part of the gang.
-- If I can do it, so can you.
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#3 posted 04-06-2012 02:01 PM
I did not know that there was still bog oak around – legendary stuff!
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#4 posted 04-06-2012 02:47 PM
Well done, looks great!
-- Jack, Albuquerque
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#5 posted 04-06-2012 09:17 PM
Welcome to the CB Gang. You did a nice job. Thanks for sharing. Also, send me some of that Irish bog Oak, and I’ll send you some Pennsylvania Cherry.
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#6 posted 04-07-2012 01:03 AM
I want me some some of that there bog oak.Oh ya…....nice board.
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#7 posted 04-07-2012 03:15 AM
Welcome to the club! I love the look of the bog oak!
-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil
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#8 posted 04-07-2012 12:57 PM
Very nice, I will check my bog to see if I have any of that oak!Glad to have you at LJs.
-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.
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#9 posted 04-08-2012 01:11 AM
That is one nice looking CB. I have never seen Irish Bog Oak, it looks different from white oak. I don’t see any pores in the end grain, and the wood itself looks more like ash. Is it rare to find?-Don
-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!
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#10 posted 04-08-2012 04:28 AM
Amagineer, the bog oak is the ebony colored wood, not the light stuff…
-- Imagination opens the gates of the universe. –William Patten
#11 posted 04-08-2012 03:13 PM
i have loads of the stuff found a 8ft log of it ,dug up from a buiding site here in Galway, great stuff but very very hard , i get sparks from the table saw blade when cutting it!
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