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Project by Bigbuck posted 06-11-2008 06:51 AM 1342 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are my first two attempts at making a cutting board. Both of them are made of purple heart, soft maple, and walnut. I wish I would have added a stip of maple between the walnut and purple heart on the first one so I did on the second one. The second one was my first attempt at making a breadboard end, it came out ok but I had a little touble getting a good tight fit on the bottom side of both ends.

They are both ~ 3/4” by 11” by 15” finished with mineral oil

Thanks,

-- Glenn, New Mexico





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ItsMike

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#1 posted 06-11-2008 07:18 AM

nice looking boards

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#2 posted 06-11-2008 08:55 AM

Great looking boards Glenn, you should be proud of them. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Rj

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#3 posted 06-25-2008 08:55 PM

Mike looks really good to me . I do like the Maple break on the second one

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#4 posted 07-22-2008 03:55 PM

These are both great , but the second one is awesome ! I’ve never thought about putting breadboard ends on a cutting board , but it really frames the Maple nicely : ) I guess I’ll have to see how “square” my machinery is set up and give one of these a try soon . Thanks for the inspiration and have a great day !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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