Cheese Board & Wire Knife

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Project by nonickswood posted 12-28-2012 04:10 AM 1935 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had two off-cuts from a glue-up that I made for a decorative cutting board that I am working on.
And I needed a gift for the Yankee-Swap at X-Mas party, so I thought I would put these end cuts to use.
Made from Holly, Cherry, Purpleheart, & Rosewood.
Finished with Cutting Board Conditioner.

The knife is strung with .018” Dia. Stainless Steel fishing line leader.
You can slip the wire of the knife over the handle of the board and hang both together
from hole when not in use.

Thanks for looking.

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#1 posted 12-28-2012 05:13 AM

great use of scraps!! do any of us woodworkers throw ANYTHING away???

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#2 posted 12-28-2012 05:40 AM

Very well done.

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#3 posted 12-28-2012 06:49 AM

Really nice…I’m gonna go eat some cheese.
What’re you doing up so late!!!

-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."

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#4 posted 12-28-2012 07:10 AM

Great work!

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#5 posted 12-28-2012 07:37 AM

Very nice looking project

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

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#6 posted 12-28-2012 06:01 PM

Really nice looking board and cutter.
Nice blend of woods and good craftsmanship.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#7 posted 12-28-2012 10:33 PM

loving the design, looks awesome!

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#8 posted 12-28-2012 11:00 PM

never seen anything quite like this…nice

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#9 posted 12-29-2012 01:30 AM

Nice design ,I like that, looks great and scraps you say ?

-- Kiefer

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#10 posted 12-29-2012 02:15 AM

Very nice!!!

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#11 posted 12-29-2012 03:17 AM

Thank You All for the comments & and taking the time to look.

-- Nick, Virginia,

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