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End Grain Cutting Board...for a good cause

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It seems like it’s the season for fund raising endeavors at work. In the spirit of donating time and talent in search of treasure, I made a cutting board to raffle off at work to benefit the American Heart Association. It’s pretty cool to walk by and see people waiting to buy a ticket!

Made of maple, mahogany and walnut, the unit is about 13×19x1.5”. Finished with salad bowl finish. I borrowed the hand-hold technique of raising the dado stack up, which worked out very well.

Thanks for looking!





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47phord

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#1 posted 700 days ago

Very nice!

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Dusty56

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#2 posted 700 days ago

Nice color combo : )
Any pictures of the hand hold ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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C_PLUS_Woodworker

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#3 posted 700 days ago

What is the hand hold?

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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Vince

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#4 posted 700 days ago

Look at the end of the board you can see where wunderaa made cut outs for griping the board.

-- Vince

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majuvla

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#5 posted 699 days ago

So colourfull,so alive.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 699 days ago

Repeat ; Any pictures of the hand hold ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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wunderaa

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#7 posted 699 days ago

Yes yes yes! See below! :)

Hope that helps.

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Dusty56

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#8 posted 699 days ago

Yes it did , thank you : )
Did you clamp it to your fence while raising the dado into it ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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wunderaa

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#9 posted 699 days ago

Yes, I’ve got a riser fence that makes that sort of thing fairly easy.

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