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Project by Dominic posted 784 days ago 3024 views 15 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just couldn’t resist trying. It was an extreme exercise in Patience and Precision. The glue up was loads of fun…and incredibly nerve wracking! Any gaps would have rendered a pricey cutting board into a heavy serving tray. But, I managed to prevail and serve up two beautiful boards that are now making two lucky moms very happy after this past Mother’s Day.

-- Dominic

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#1 posted 784 days ago

love the many separate pieces are there and what are the dimensions
again great work

-- KOOG plan today...survive tommorow

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#2 posted 784 days ago

Nice job very clean looking. Boards can be alot fo work but so nice when they’re done right.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 783 days ago

Wow, both boards are amazing. What woods did you use?

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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#4 posted 783 days ago

The dimensions: 19” x 12” x 2”

The woods: Black Walnut, Rock Maple and Cherry

The Finish: Mineral Oil and Beeswax

Ensuring the grain was continuous for each weaved strip was the most rewarding part to see come together.

Thanks for the kind words.

-- Dominic

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#5 posted 783 days ago

@ koog – 139 Pieces Total Per Board

-- Dominic

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#6 posted 782 days ago

nice. did you glue it up all at once??

-- measure once, cut twice.

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#7 posted 781 days ago

Those are great. I hope I can get one to look half as nice lol.

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#8 posted 779 days ago

great job boy arent those glue ups on these fun though lol very nice work

-- freighttrain,ky

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Joe Lyddon

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#9 posted 779 days ago

Just Beautiful cutting boards!


You did a great job on them!

... and welcome to LumberJocks!

You’re doing good!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#10 posted 528 days ago

2 words.


-- Gerry (the beginner), Gatineau, QC, Canada

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