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Project by indplswoodworking posted 395 days ago 1170 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Newely design cutting boards that are much thicker than the previous 1in version.

Indiana Cherry and Maple
Mahogany
African Rosewood
Purple Heart

Tons of glue and clamping.

-- https://www.facebook.com/MccloudsCreativeConcepts





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indplswoodworking

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#1 posted 395 days ago

They measure 2-1/2 inches thick and I put an aggressive chamfer on the edge.

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degoose

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#2 posted 395 days ago

Heavy!

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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indplswoodworking

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#3 posted 395 days ago

Not as heavy as you would think. I wanted to build something for the folks who love to spend time in the kitchen. If you ask them they want JUMBO! Most people that I spoke to about this during r&d said they want jumbo.

-- https://www.facebook.com/MccloudsCreativeConcepts

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GerardoArg1

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#4 posted 395 days ago

Nice! Is adictive!

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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SuburbanDon

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#5 posted 395 days ago

Nice colors ! Too good to use.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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MOJOE

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#6 posted 395 days ago

Very nice, I recently finished 4 similar boards with matching bottle stoppers…...though mine are only about 1.25” thick. I much say, I really like the “heft” of yours, I might have to glue up another with thicker material.

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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BigMig

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#7 posted 394 days ago

I recently made one that’s almost 2” thick and about 14×17. The only “problem” is that it is a bit heavy to carry over to the sink, etc, so I’ve been slightly thinning more recent boards.

Not a problem for me, but smaller, or elderly people might not feel comfortable doing so.

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 392 days ago

Looks great and like them thick. Yours have pretty colors and great finish. Well done!

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bannerpond1

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#9 posted 392 days ago

I think you’d enjoy end grain boards if you made just one. The designs possible far surpass what you can do with face grain.

-- --Dale Page

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