Maple/Sycamore Board w/Hickory Nuts

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Project by jaykaypur posted 265 days ago 723 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made these today just goofing around. Board is sycamore and the handle and knife are spalted maple. The hickory nuts are harvested from shag-bark hickory trees in my backyard and are oh so very, very good! They are a pain to shell but are well worth the trouble. The knife was just something I made and has no practical purpose at all except as a prop! Thanks for the looks and comments.

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

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#1 posted 265 days ago

If it works as a knife, then it has a practical application. Should work for a butter or jam knife. It all looks great.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#2 posted 265 days ago

I love the sycamore wood grain, Jay. The nuts look good too.

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

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#3 posted 265 days ago

really nice board, i like the knife, that is some pretty wood.

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#4 posted 264 days ago

Love the contrasting handle.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 264 days ago

Very kool. Gr8 wood combos

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

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#6 posted 263 days ago

Beatiful work. Nice choise of grain. Like a lot. Congratulations

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

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