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Maple, cherry and walnut made from one big glue up. Theese had to be as close to identical as possible so as not to cause trouble in the family.
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#1 posted 12-02-2012 07:53 AM
Now these are really cute…
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#2 posted 12-02-2012 07:56 AM
Thanks Larry, gotta keep the family happy :)
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#3 posted 12-02-2012 11:13 AM
Keeping family happy is a challenge by itself. I usually fail at this.
Good looking boards though
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#4 posted 12-02-2012 01:14 PM
Nice set of boards, what are the final dimensions… about 5×8”?
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#5 posted 12-02-2012 02:38 PM
Thanks Monte ;)
#6 posted 12-02-2012 02:40 PM
Thanks Ned they are 10”X 12”X 2”.
#7 posted 12-02-2012 02:43 PM
well, I was ‘close’ if it was 1” thick I would have been in the ballpark.
#8 posted 12-02-2012 02:48 PM
Real close Ned they had to be BEEFY just like the family :))
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#9 posted 12-02-2012 05:25 PM
Looks great. I was working on some cheese slicing boards this week end and forgot to plan propely for the slicing arm so I ended up with some designer firewood. Likely I can savage some of it. The boards look awesome I may use your pattern to remake the slicers.
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#10 posted 12-02-2012 08:13 PM
looks great and everybody is happy. they’re all the same
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#11 posted 12-02-2012 08:36 PM
Nice job these are cool.
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#12 posted 12-03-2012 02:55 AM
great looking boards. can you fill me in on how these were glued up? have a problem with depth perception. thanks
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#13 posted 12-03-2012 02:59 AM
Hey Albe have you considerd putting feet on those cheese boards and calling them trivets ?
#14 posted 12-03-2012 03:15 AM
Doordude thank youA1jim thanks alsoWiser this was a single glue up starting with two inch thick stock, I used the two three four three method that I learned here on this site from Mclean Va . And that simply means that the first board is two inches wide the second is three the third is four and the fourth is three inches wide. Glued together in a set long enough so that when I cross cut them I had enough to put three boards together and glue them up. I hope this helps and please feel to pm me if I can help more.
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#15 posted 12-03-2012 04:56 AM
Great job matching the grain to make that continuous wave across the board.
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