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Project by ItsMike posted 07-14-2008 07:35 AM 1568 views 12 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my newest cutting board, its for my brothers Bday.. The wood are Beech, Purple Heart, Yellow Heart and Wenge. Its 14”x22”x1.75” First Pic is after a few coats of oil and the 2nd is untreated.. Thanks

Mike





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trifern

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#1 posted 07-14-2008 12:43 PM

I like the modernistic design. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#2 posted 07-14-2008 01:44 PM

I am more of a fan if end grain cutting boards but this is very pleasing to my eyes. Great look.

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#3 posted 07-14-2008 02:32 PM

Nice. I like it.
How do you get the endgrain to glue up nice and strong?

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Garyb6

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#4 posted 07-14-2008 02:53 PM

Nice design. Thanks for posting.

-- Garyb6, “True simplicity does not reveal the tremendous effort it requires.” - Somerset Maugham

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bfd

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#5 posted 07-14-2008 05:14 PM

Love the Modrian inspired design!

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#6 posted 07-14-2008 06:02 PM

a great design and use of the different woods! Very unique.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#7 posted 07-14-2008 06:09 PM

Very nice design, Your brither will get many years of enjoyment from your gift. I great idea for a B’day gift.

-- Taigert - Milan, IN

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#8 posted 07-14-2008 10:08 PM

Nice work!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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ItsMike

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#9 posted 07-15-2008 05:15 PM

Thanks for the comments…

SPalm, i used epoxy and doweled the 2 end grain joints..

BFD, Correct on the Modrian Design, my brother is a artist so i decided to go with a artistic design that he would know and appriciate…

Thanks again

Mike

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#10 posted 07-16-2008 03:48 AM

VERY NICE DESIGN : )

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#11 posted 07-16-2008 03:51 AM

Very cool looking design!

-- It's better to have people think you're stupid rather than open your mouth and remove all doubt.

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ItsMike

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#12 posted 07-16-2008 08:04 AM

Thanks again for all the positive response!!!

Mike

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#13 posted 08-17-2008 06:04 AM

Looks like it has some Asian flair to it. Good job.

-- Bud, Central Square, NY, http://thepostnbeam.blogspot.com/

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