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Project by Ryan posted 802 days ago 2064 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

1874 posts in 1624 days


#1 posted 802 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

1405 posts in 1101 days


#2 posted 802 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

11099 posts in 1709 days


#3 posted 802 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

2832 posts in 2160 days


#4 posted 801 days ago

Aw yeah that is nice

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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Ryan

182 posts in 1533 days


#5 posted 801 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

11 posts in 1119 days


#6 posted 800 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

26 posts in 2020 days


#7 posted 770 days ago

Excellent job.

-- JENNY

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