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Project by Ryan posted 830 days ago 2108 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s been almost two years since I posted last project.
After finishing this, I wish this took less than a year,
but it’s well over two years.
Because of my back pain, handling this heavy block
had been a real pain, both physically and mentally.
Whatever…. it’s done finally.
I believe many people understand what I’m talking,
the pain for looking at unfinished project collecting
dust over two years.

End grain is maple and most of other parts are cherry.
Installed 2.5” casters for easy movement.
Top is 24”x42”x3.5”





7 comments so far

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Hawaiilad

1922 posts in 1652 days


#1 posted 830 days ago

Very nice. It shows you put allot of work into making this. I’m sure you will use it for years.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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vipond33

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#2 posted 830 days ago

Not quite as delicate as many of your previous posts but then you can’t use a cleaver on them. Still showing lots of fine details though and a couple of quirky joker pieces in the top. Glad you’ve come back online with your health and shown us a winner.

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

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Jim Jakosh

11316 posts in 1737 days


#3 posted 830 days ago

Wow, now that’s a butcher block!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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doncutlip

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#4 posted 829 days ago

Aw yeah that is nice

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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Ryan

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#5 posted 829 days ago

vipond33 – I’ve never imagine this block is that heavy to my back.
Whenever I see this, I had guilty feel for not finishing asap.
It’s a bit roughly done just to finish, now I can start other project.

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blue_wood

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#6 posted 828 days ago

It’s a nice block.
Not many people know how much work it needs.
Well donw and looks sturdy.

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WOODLAND

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#7 posted 798 days ago

Excellent job.

-- JENNY

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