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Project by mgrimes posted 722 days ago 692 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Until a few of weeks ago, I had never used a drill. I know there are hundreds of cutting boards on here, but I thought it would be an easy project. It’s made from Red Oak and Poplar.

-- Melissa

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#1 posted 722 days ago

It looks great – and I am assuming you did not use the drill much on this project. :-) There may be hundred of cutting boards, but that is because they are a great wood project and each one has its own personality. I like the colors here.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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#2 posted 722 days ago

No ma’am. Didn’t use the drill on this particular project. :) I’m just completely inexperienced.

-- Melissa

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#3 posted 722 days ago

Great looking board,nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 722 days ago

Welcome to the best hobby in the world! You are off to a great start plus you made a cutting board you will love using. I have something I have made in every room in our home and it is so nice to see them, makes you feel good.

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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#5 posted 722 days ago

Very nice cutting board.Looks like one I never made. :-)

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 722 days ago

Sometimes a simple start off is a good way to build confidence and a great way to learn the tools and the techniques. Either way it is a really good looking board and something you can be proud of for years to come.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

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