Checkerboard Oak and Walnut

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Project by MattM24 posted 07-03-2012 05:53 AM 1241 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First checkerboard I made. Lots of setup work to get wood ready!!!

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#1 posted 07-03-2012 07:58 PM

Looks good Matt. All of the squares look tight. Did you just cut dowels for the pieces?

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#2 posted 07-03-2012 09:00 PM

I have built on eof these and I have a greater appreciation for this than many will have. Great job. Did you turn the round dowel for the checkers or buy them? I did turn mine but that didn’t add much.

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#3 posted 07-03-2012 11:44 PM

I turned them using two joined pieces of scrap from project.

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#4 posted 07-04-2012 05:12 AM

came out real nice. wish it was mine >grinz<

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#5 posted 07-04-2012 02:04 PM

My favorite combination of wood oak and valnut

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