CB Pattern selling well for me so far

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Project by Dennis Hunter / Laura Merchant posted 04-24-2012 02:34 AM 2691 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are boards I made today the first picture is of a pattern that is doing very well so far. The fourth picture is the cut off from the first two boards and the four is a board I started before our show on this past Sunday. Great show it was.
Thanks Dennis

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#1 posted 04-24-2012 06:43 AM

Great work!

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#2 posted 04-24-2012 06:56 AM

They look good!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 04-24-2012 10:18 AM

Very nice work. I really like the one with the diagonal piece in it. They look like they are not too heavy either.

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

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#4 posted 04-24-2012 12:09 PM

Nice work. I am glad you are selling some – that is great.
I also think it is nice to have some lighter boards around. We use both heavy endgrain and lighter edge grain boards at home.

Good job,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#5 posted 04-24-2012 12:29 PM

Glad to hear the CB’s are selling.

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

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#6 posted 04-24-2012 01:59 PM

Great work, how thick are they? Do you have any issues with gluing end grain?

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#7 posted 04-24-2012 02:06 PM

very nice work

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

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#8 posted 04-24-2012 02:34 PM

nice boards, congrats on your sales.

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

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#9 posted 04-24-2012 04:42 PM

Looks good Dennis, I recognize some of the wood but not all of them. Please let me know what you used.


-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

#10 posted 04-24-2012 05:18 PM

To answer a few questions they are made with Cherry wood walnuts and maple and a mistry wood lol
As far as gluing end grains I have only been doing wood work just over a year and have no clue what issues I would be having my boards are solid that all I know and the are staying together. They are 3/4” thick

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#11 posted 04-24-2012 10:36 PM

They look great, keep it up!

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#12 posted 04-24-2012 11:11 PM

Nice cutting boards.
Beautiful colors.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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#13 posted 04-25-2012 12:38 AM

Nice looking boards. People really respond to form more than function don’t they??

As an engineer i lean too fat to function.

Most people say my end grains are too pretty too cut on. Maybe I should listen!

-- Phil Zoeller louisville, KY

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#14 posted 04-25-2012 02:45 AM

Nice job, Dennis. The mystery wood is Padauk, if you mean the red strips. I am glad they sold well. Good luck in Genoa this weekend. You made the top 3 today!!

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

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#15 posted 05-04-2012 04:10 AM

I am really supprised that the ones you glue <end> stay togather. Or I am missing something. They look great though.

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