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A&C CUTTING BOARD

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Project by bake posted 614 days ago 2265 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted this board previously, but I was not really happy with it. http://lumberjocks.com/projects/72968
I forgot to put handles on it and it just did not look finished to me.
I could have gone back and routed some in but I was worried about ruining the board.
I finally decided to make a rack for it to sit in.
The design was inspired by Darrell Peart’s “rafter tail table” design. http://lumberjocks.com/projects/47719
The rack was made from some scrap mahogany I had laying around. The finish is Deft spray lacquer.
The board is made from Walnut, Cherry, Alder, Oak, Mahogany, Hard Maple and some unknown wood.
All salvaged random scraps, done in a random pattern.
Sanded to 220 and finished with GF Salad Bowl finish and waxed with George’s Club wax.
This one is for sale.

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.





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ybotyawnoc

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#1 posted 614 days ago

This is really nice, I love the frame. I take it the board comes out of that?

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alekhine

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#2 posted 614 days ago

This is beautiful and the frame is a good idea.

-- Efe Yaparoglu ,Izmir.... Not getting what u wished is a sign that there is something better behind.

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jap

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#3 posted 614 days ago

cool

-- Joel

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smitty22

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#4 posted 614 days ago

Now that’s a concept I’ll gladly steal! Nice!!

-- Smitty

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 613 days ago

Very creative and a real beauty.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 613 days ago

I like it, Great idea and takes the board to the next level, Mr Peart’s work is amazing and loved reading his book.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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grizzman

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#7 posted 613 days ago

what a beautiful piece, i really like the pattern you did and the frame all around it is a great idea, it deserves to be in the top three…great job.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Matthew91188

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#8 posted 613 days ago

So I haven’t made a cutting board like this and was wondering how you got the pattern, from looking at it it appears you glued all the strips at once, then cut off ~2” sections and then glued them together by alternating the direction of each one, am I correct here? Thanks in advance for your help.

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Jeff

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#9 posted 613 days ago

Wow, great work. I don’t know if I’d be brave enough to actually use it as a cutting board. I wouldn’t want to damage it. I’d probably just hang it on the wall and look at.

-- Jeff

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Rick

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#10 posted 612 days ago

Very Nice Project Indeed! Thanks For Posting.

Rick

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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jroot

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#11 posted 126 days ago

What sort of price would you put on an item like this?

-- jroot

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