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Project by Dusty56 posted 05-26-2013 03:38 AM 1307 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Flame Birch and Red Birch with a little flame in it.
First time trying GF Salad Bowl Finish rather than Mineral Oil on a cutting board.
Most likely the last unless requested by customer.
I also made a second board for Shedina that I will post later.
Thank you for looking.
Critiques and comments always welcome : )

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

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#1 posted 05-26-2013 03:46 AM

Nice looking birch.

Great boards.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 05-26-2013 03:54 AM

Nice color combination. Great board!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#3 posted 05-26-2013 06:00 AM

Great looking boards!!

-- Dan Wiggins

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#4 posted 05-26-2013 08:06 AM

Those boards look great

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#5 posted 05-26-2013 08:17 AM

Pretty board!! Great Job Dusty!! Great Job!
That flame birch is Awesome!
Keep up the great work buddie!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 05-26-2013 10:13 AM

Very nice, Len. I love the shimmer on the flame birch.
What was the problem with the salad bowl finish? I’m curious… I always use mineral oil… cheap and
easy to get.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#7 posted 05-26-2013 11:53 AM

Very nice boards. The “flame” is very very nice!!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#8 posted 05-26-2013 12:36 PM

The flame just shimmer’s in your CB’s. I am also curious as to the GF salad bowl finish.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#9 posted 05-26-2013 12:40 PM

Your awfully quite these days Len but I’m glad to see your still making dust. Also glad to see that there face grain and that there non symmetrical. Very pretty indeed – they do glow with that finish. I’ll be quite now.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#10 posted 05-26-2013 12:59 PM

Hey Dusty I think you nailed this one love the grain flow and design!,....BC

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#11 posted 05-26-2013 01:08 PM

Hey Len,
That looks great.

Love the handy hold too. Nice touch.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#12 posted 05-26-2013 04:22 PM

Great looking boards Len,

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#13 posted 05-26-2013 09:04 PM

Very nice looking board. The birch is beautiful.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#14 posted 05-26-2013 09:37 PM

The birch is spectacular, nice job Len!

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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#15 posted 06-02-2013 09:18 AM

That looks to nice to cut on…

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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