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Project by degoose posted 10-25-2012 08:09 PM 1962 views 4 times favorited 36 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know it has been a while since I posted a project… not to say I have not been busy making things… just slack in posting…
This board started out as a typical small end grain board… but when I put the oil on… whoa… the colours really popped..
The board is 225 mm square… approx… or 9 inches for those who have not caught up to the metric system yet..lol
Two timbers were used… the pinkish/orange one is Jarrah…eucalyptus marginata and the brownish/orange one is New Guinea Rosewood…. ptericarpus indicus…
There are small finger recesses routed in the base for easy lifting… edges have been slightly arissed.
Finished with several coats of grapeseed oil…
Not sure if I will put rubber feet on…... maybe I will..
Last pic is a small teaser showing some of the board I am working on this week…

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





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 10-25-2012 08:14 PM

Great color for sure!

You are certainly a busy beaver, Larry.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 10-25-2012 08:16 PM

Nothing about this that isn’t really cool! Beautiful

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Dusty56

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#3 posted 10-25-2012 08:18 PM

Such interesting colors and the pattern is pretty cool as well , my friend : )
Looks like your other boards are pretty special as well : )

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

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Roger Gaborski

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#4 posted 10-25-2012 08:23 PM

That is an amazing board. Great color.
roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.gaborski.com

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SPalm

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#5 posted 10-25-2012 08:31 PM

Sorry, I don’t speak metric: what is “colours ”?

That is really sharp Larry. Love the hand holds too.
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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KnotCurser

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#6 posted 10-25-2012 08:33 PM

Nice to hear from you again Larry!

Looks like that monster laser box of yours isn’t robbing ALL of your time, eh? ;-)

The boards, as always, look great!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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prattman

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#7 posted 10-25-2012 08:51 PM

Amazing, love the colours

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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Joe Lyddon

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#8 posted 10-25-2012 08:51 PM

Beautiful!

You haven’t lost your magnificent touch!

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Eric in Central Florida.

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#9 posted 10-25-2012 08:52 PM

Blimey Mate !

I think those colors broke my computer !

your stuff is always special larry !

-- Retirement suits me fine !

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 10-25-2012 08:58 PM

Very nice buddy!!

Lee

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Sodabowski

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#11 posted 10-25-2012 09:00 PM

Whoa indeed! And sure enough, you’re busy with these.

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 10-25-2012 09:18 PM

Beautiful board, Larry!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 10-25-2012 09:37 PM

As usual great work. I always wondered why you don’t live up to your past products name
“Lazy Larry” ? :))

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Mip

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#14 posted 10-25-2012 09:39 PM

I thought it was one of those woven lamp shades, what with the bright colors and all. Excuse me, colours. I had to look at it again to see it is a cutting board. My eyes got out of focus after looking at this one. The other ones are nice too.

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Fishinbo

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#15 posted 10-25-2012 09:42 PM

Fancy and beautiful. I like it!

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