Cutting Board Experiment

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Project by amagineer posted 05-28-2012 10:37 PM 1581 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started out making a drunken CB but after the first few cutting and glue-ups I realized I never made a CB for my wife, so I wondered what an end grain CB would look like after having made some wave cut’s on the bandsaw. Well this is it,. not what I was hopng for, but a nice CB just the same. The only place you can see the difference is looking at the end of the CB, the pieces are on an angle. I will have to rethink this method out before atempting another CB. I made this out of Black Walnut, Sugar Maple, Shedua, Macawood, Bubinga, Hickory, White Limba,
Goncalo Alves, and White Oak. The CB is 12×18 x 1-1/2.
Thanks for looking Don

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

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#1 posted 05-28-2012 10:56 PM

hey there don, this one is really nice looking, quite attractive i sure your wife will now enjoy this one for many years to come…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 05-28-2012 10:59 PM

That is a “nice cutting board just the same”.

What a wood collection is in there. It looks nice.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#3 posted 05-28-2012 11:09 PM

Oh wow!! I bet your wife loves it. :)

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#4 posted 05-29-2012 12:40 AM

got to love it

it looks great
and it’s all hers
from you


-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 05-29-2012 12:54 AM

Hey Don,
Looks like another Lovely Board .
That end shot is pretty cool looking!
I bet she’ll Love it!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#6 posted 05-29-2012 02:05 AM

Cut and switch and then cut and rotate… cool…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#7 posted 05-29-2012 09:23 PM

Great job, I like this a lot

-- Unplugged Woodworkers -

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#8 posted 05-30-2012 12:26 AM

Thanks All for the wonderful comments.

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

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#9 posted 05-30-2012 01:07 AM

Great cutting board

-- Wood dog,Texas,

#10 posted 06-13-2012 01:17 PM

I must of mist this one great cutting board

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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