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Project by waho6o9 posted 07-03-2012 12:52 AM 1168 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A commissioned maple and walnut cutting board 18×24 x 1.75 thick, for chopping
beef from the BBQ.
After ripping to size on the table saw, I planed with my #7 Bailey plane and it made for a better join, amazing.
It was a fun build.
The maple was acquired from fellow LJer Bob. www.bobkloes.com





6 comments so far

#1 posted 07-03-2012 03:14 AM

Very Nice Board

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#2 posted 07-03-2012 04:21 AM

Nice Big Board, ought to hold a good-sized brisquet!

-- Smitty

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#3 posted 07-05-2012 05:19 PM

I like the finger cutouts! Nicely done.

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#4 posted 07-05-2012 06:26 PM

Nicely done. Do you have something other than mineral oil on it to give it that shine?

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#5 posted 07-05-2012 08:56 PM

Thank you for the comments, I appreciate them all.

I made 4 finger cut outs because of the cutting board’s size and that was a good call.
Emmet’s Good Stuff was used as the first finish and then I applied mineral oil and the
board was saturated with both.

As the board absorbs the mineral oil, more is adding to ensure a good coating. The picture
was taken when the board was wet.

Thanks again.

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#6 posted 10-03-2012 02:55 PM

Love that block my man! Nice!

Aaron

-- DaytonHM Dayton Va.

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