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Project by George_SA posted 01-19-2013 08:02 PM 756 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt at making an end grain cutting board. I used some off cuts from my scrap bin. I also learned quite a few lessons from this projects.

-- There are some things that money can't buy - Manners, morals and integrity





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#1 posted 01-19-2013 08:28 PM

That looks cool George. What size is it and what kind of woods?

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#2 posted 01-19-2013 08:48 PM

The size is 300 mm (12 inch) x 190 mm (7,5 inch)

I am not sure what type of wood it is. I got the board from somebody which I cut into strips. The edge band is from some very rare pallet wood. (Rare because I don’t have a lot of it :-) )

My next attempt will be from contrasting woods, but I will have to purchase that first. Finish is grape seed oil. The only mineral oil that I can buy lists a lot of toxic nasties on the label and I didn’t want to use that on a cutting board.

-- There are some things that money can't buy - Manners, morals and integrity

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#3 posted 01-20-2013 11:03 AM

Looks good,
I’m about to attempt one of the 3d types. Let you know how it goes.

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#4 posted 01-20-2013 11:30 AM

Looks nice. We should learn on virtually every project.

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

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