38"x85" Island butcher block

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Project by wrench posted 03-31-2013 01:41 PM 1061 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this cutting board at work last week. It is cherry and maple, 38” wide, 85” long, 3”thick. We leveled it with a 51” drum sander. Finish is food safe mineral oil.

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#1 posted 03-31-2013 02:21 PM

Great job thank you for sharing this project.

-- Todd

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#2 posted 03-31-2013 03:15 PM

Go big or go home….....that’s a keeper. Nice work…..

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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#3 posted 03-31-2013 03:46 PM

I think thats called a counter top; not a cutting board. Nice.

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#4 posted 03-31-2013 04:02 PM

Nice big board, well done….

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

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#5 posted 03-31-2013 04:05 PM

Nice! :-)

So… how much does that thing weigh?

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#6 posted 03-31-2013 09:53 PM

Da Beast! Wow! Where do you find a 51” drum sander? Great job!

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#7 posted 04-01-2013 01:04 AM

Jealous! I need to upgrade my kitchen with this kind of stuff quite badly!

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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#8 posted 04-01-2013 02:51 AM

Kind of on the small side then, huh?

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#9 posted 04-03-2013 04:26 PM

Wow! That’s huge and beautiful. Like the colors and finish. Well done!

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#10 posted 09-06-2014 11:38 PM

Nice work. Beautiful

-- "When it comes to working on stuff, buying more tools usually helps" - Matthew Eye

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