Expanded my cutting board to a set

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Project by Philzoel posted 04-16-2012 03:00 PM 1955 views 7 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a new cutting board design that allows the design to carry to other fun kitchen stuff. Set of S&P shakers and a spoon to match. Had some fun getting sizes right on 1/4” purple-heart. It must be exact because when you flip to final lineup mismatch is accumulative.

Maple and purple-heart. Board size is 22×13.5” , S&P 5.25 square x 5.25 long, spoon is 16” long. Bowl of spoon is 3.5×2.5”

to 320 grit with OBS
60/40% butcher block and mineral spirits. 3 coats 400 grit between coats. Rub out with 600

-- Phil Zoeller louisville, KY

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#1 posted 04-16-2012 03:30 PM

Nice compliments to a fine cutting board Phil. Makes for a nice set, definitely a favorite.

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#2 posted 04-16-2012 03:42 PM

Very nice set, I like them.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#3 posted 04-16-2012 04:08 PM

Great job.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 04-16-2012 07:17 PM

Great job Phil, a lot of hard work really pays off.

-- Don't waste today, it is yesterdays tomorrow!~SisQMark

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#5 posted 04-16-2012 07:51 PM

Now that makes me dizzy…well done but still makes me dizzy…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#6 posted 04-16-2012 11:36 PM

Very nice design and accessories.

-- Kevin May "Making wood useful and fun!"

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#7 posted 04-17-2012 01:00 AM

Nice set and design.

-- Tim-; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-

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#8 posted 04-18-2012 07:04 AM

Nice cutting board design. Great idea to complete it in style.

-- Douwe

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#9 posted 04-18-2012 12:58 PM

I really like the design on this set. Very nicely done.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#10 posted 04-21-2012 06:08 PM

No matter how hard I look at the first picture I can’t get over the feeling that the board undulates. What a great illusion! It’s also interesting how the purple-heart curves in the bowl of the spoon. A super matched set.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#11 posted 04-22-2012 04:03 PM

whoah!!! what a set! I can’t imagine ever having such a nice glue-up result…

-- christine

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