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Project by Todd Barrone posted 577 days ago 1118 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this out of some scrap wood.

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting





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#1 posted 577 days ago

Beautiful wood.

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#2 posted 577 days ago

look great. Wich use for finish?

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#3 posted 577 days ago

What did you seal it with to keep the aromatic cedar “aroma” from the foodstuff ?

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Todd Barrone

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#4 posted 577 days ago

I used food grade mineral oil for the finish.

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#5 posted 577 days ago

Looks beautiful, but it might have a short life as a cutting board, what with cedar being so soft and all.

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#6 posted 577 days ago

I’ve often wondered if cedar is safe for food use. And also of what to do about the aromatics seeping into the food being prepared. That is a beautiful piece of wood!

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#7 posted 576 days ago

Ark Thanks for the post & pictures. I have a bunch slab scrap Cedar not sure what to do with it, Great idea ! Thanks

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Derakon

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#8 posted 576 days ago

I think that cedar is probably foodsafe, since I’ve eaten plenty of (delicious) cedar-smoked salmon in my time. It might well affect the flavor though.

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Todd Barrone

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#9 posted 571 days ago

So far it seems to work fine, no complaints on odor or flavor.

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