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Project by JoesBetterHalf posted 06-25-2013 09:49 AM 4187 views 16 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cutting board is made from brown maple and bloodwood. This is my design and aside from cutting the thin bloodwood strips (because I had a bad allergic reaction to bloodwood) I completed it myself.

It was done in two seperate glue-ups. The edges were curved on a bandsaw and smoothed with a spindle sander. It was sanded to 400 grit and finished with mineral oil, then a mineral oil and wax mix.

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 06-25-2013 10:41 AM

Very nice cutting board!! I like the pattern you have created with the contrasting bloodwood.
Cheers, Jim

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#2 posted 06-25-2013 10:47 AM

Very nice design. Lots of great lady LumberJocks here, you are now one of them!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 06-25-2013 11:38 AM

Very impressive. Nice job!

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#4 posted 06-25-2013 11:53 AM

This one looks a lot nicer in person. I like it a lot

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#5 posted 06-25-2013 12:02 PM

It’s very beautiful pattern.

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#6 posted 06-25-2013 12:41 PM

great looking board

-- Joe, Ga

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#7 posted 06-25-2013 12:43 PM

I bet a husband could learn a lot from a gal like you. Aint that right Joe?

Very well done. I don’t even see any bleeding from the bloodwood to the maple!

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#8 posted 06-25-2013 01:44 PM

Great job!

I love Bloodwood but it is very dusty!

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#9 posted 06-25-2013 02:04 PM

Nice Board!!!! Some of my best students were girls!!!

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#10 posted 06-25-2013 02:08 PM

Great looking board

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#11 posted 06-25-2013 02:16 PM

It’s a beautiful board and a nice design.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#12 posted 06-25-2013 02:20 PM

Nice looking cutting board. For some reason I just got the urge to play Super Mario Brothers…

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#13 posted 06-25-2013 02:30 PM

Outstanding job!

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#14 posted 06-25-2013 03:31 PM

Fantastic looking board… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#15 posted 06-25-2013 03:34 PM

Excellent design! I love it, although I’m not sure what being a girl has to do with it?

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