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This board was a bit tricky. The most important step is to make your miter cuts right at 45 degrees. It’s an end grain board made with maple cherry and walnut. The pattern gives it a 3-D effect. Enjoy

-- Rob, Rochester NY, http://www.robswoodcreations.com





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DickB

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#1 posted 522 days ago

I thought it was 3D when I saw the thumbnail! very cool.

-- Dick, http://www.carveshop.com

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 522 days ago

Great job I like making different kinds of boards.

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

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JesseTutt

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#3 posted 522 days ago

Definitely looks 3-d. I would say that it is too beautiful to actually use as a cutting board.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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Don Broussard

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#4 posted 522 days ago

Very well done! Are all the pieces individual, or are they glued up, cut in rows and reglued? I suspect they are individual pieces, and I also suspect that the final glue-up was an exercise in attentiveness!

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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DouginVa

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#5 posted 522 days ago

My eyes are spinning. It does have a very cool effect. Nice one.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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jap

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#6 posted 522 days ago

great job

-- Joel

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 522 days ago

Amazing board great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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tonybrews

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#8 posted 522 days ago

WOW!

-- Tony, Colorado, tonybrews@comcast.net

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BarbS

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#9 posted 522 days ago

‘Tricky’ sounds like an understatement. Fabulous board. You really outdid yourself on this one!

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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Betsy

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#10 posted 522 days ago

Beautiful—just beautiful.

You should consider doing a blog on your process. I’m sure a lot of people would enjoy it.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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Diggerjacks

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#11 posted 522 days ago

Hello

Welcome to LJ’s

a very beautiful 3D piece

I like it

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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SPalm

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#12 posted 522 days ago

Very nice, and a good job getting all that to line up.
I know how hard that can be: http://lumberjocks.com/projects/34623

Keep it up,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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MasterSergeant

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#13 posted 522 days ago

Absolutely amazing! Great project!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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Monte Pittman

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#14 posted 522 days ago

Very nice job

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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lanwater

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#15 posted 522 days ago

Good job on that board. It looks really nice.

Spalm made a similar board sometimes ago and he has step by step instructions for those want to build one.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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