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Project by bigogre posted 11-04-2012 07:47 PM 3931 views 24 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I really like making these boards. Still the most challenging part is the glue up. That bulge board is turned out to be the easiest so far, but also the most tedious. In the end, though, it made me giggle. That thing is just cool. If you have been wanting to make one and haven’t yet, it is well worth the effort.

cherry maple and walnut on the first board maple and walnut on the second.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973





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luv2learn

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#1 posted 11-04-2012 08:27 PM

Man those boards make my eyes cross, but they are COOL :).

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 11-04-2012 09:20 PM

I really like that first board. It is so 3 dimensional and so symmetrical.!!. It is in my favorites!!
Do you have any pics of how you laid up the pieces?

............Jim

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

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bigogre

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#3 posted 11-04-2012 09:56 PM

Jim, try out spalms writeup of this board. http://lumberjocks.com/SPalm/blog/16765

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#4 posted 11-04-2012 10:10 PM

Great job beautiful board.

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#5 posted 11-05-2012 02:32 AM

Awesome 3d effects on both of them : )

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deon

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#6 posted 11-05-2012 08:41 AM

Great work!

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#7 posted 11-05-2012 08:59 PM

Bill, I like the creativity that came through on these designs. It should make you smile. They are a great designs. I like them both, but for different reasons.

-- Big Al in IN

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#8 posted 11-06-2012 01:51 AM

This is really cool. I really like the design. I gotta stop looking at these, their driving me crazy since I can’t figure out how to make them.

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