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Whats up everyone! This is my first endgrain cutting board. its made of maple and walnut. It measures 12’ wide by 18” long. For the finish I used 2 coats of mineral oil with beesewax. THANKS FOR LOOKING!
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#1 posted 06-12-2013 03:59 PM
very sharp love the choice of woods
-- greg indiana
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#2 posted 06-12-2013 05:25 PM
Well done, thats a good looking board !!!!
-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.
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#3 posted 06-14-2013 03:04 AM
Nice work did you flatten it with that plane in the background. If so how did it work?
#4 posted 06-14-2013 12:02 PM
I tried to flatten it with a plane, but it wasn’t working out as well as I wanted it too.. So I ran it through my planer. there have been mixed reviews about running endgrain through a planer, but I went a head and did it and everything worked out fine. removed machine marks with cabinet scraper and fine sandpaper.
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#5 posted 06-14-2013 06:29 PM
Jeff; your CB is wonderful. The finish really stands out. I to was leery of using the planer, especially after I had an End grain come out in two pieces, very scary. I bought a Wixley digital scale for planers and now I just take .005 per pass and it works out fine.-don
-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!
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