New Cutting Board

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Project by Dennis Hunter / Laura Merchant posted 04-17-2012 03:40 AM 1527 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The other day Robert brought me a box of his cut off wood. I used it today to build this board. It took some time to do after I put four different layouts together then I cut them into small boxes and laid it out and glued each box together. It is 8” by 13” no real reason for the pattern just thought I would try it.
Thanks Dennis

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#1 posted 04-17-2012 03:47 AM

That’s a really cool cutting board. I like your pattern more than most of the checkerboard patterns. It looks great!

-- Tyler- Montandon, PA ------ "It aint broke, it just needs fixed!"

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#2 posted 04-17-2012 05:10 AM

Nice design

-- Dreaming patterns

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#3 posted 04-17-2012 05:26 AM

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#4 posted 04-17-2012 06:07 AM

Dennis, I was just loaning the wood to you. I want it back now!! Nice job. It is probably a good idea to use the long strips to tie it together for stability. Now, name those woods. LOL

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

#5 posted 04-17-2012 06:40 AM

Ok Robert very pretty wood lol Does that cover it???? I am not sure of three of the woods. But Walnut/ Maple/
Yellow Heart/ Purple Heart/ Big leaf Maple/ and I don’t know LOL just great free wood thanks to you.

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#6 posted 04-17-2012 10:06 AM

Nice board. That pattern is nice to me because its so crazy. You definitely have a one of a kind with this one. Very nice work…..................and some super-nice wood too.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#7 posted 04-17-2012 10:11 AM

Very nice, I’ve been saving cutoffs to try to make one.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#8 posted 04-17-2012 11:20 AM

Nice board. I like the design.
I am not educated in this but, just off the cuff, I would say there’s a mid century modern feel to it.
It is cool, thanks for sharing it.

-- Mel,

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#9 posted 04-17-2012 01:35 PM

Cool board with unusual design, well done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#10 posted 04-17-2012 03:50 PM

Dennis: I see a nice pattern rescued from the scrap pile. I have sold all my scrap pattern CB’s.
You should not have a problem selling it.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#11 posted 04-17-2012 04:29 PM

super looking board nice work.

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#12 posted 04-18-2012 02:03 AM

Cool as can be!

-- Jim, Maryland

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