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Various cutting boards
Dec 12, 2013
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#1 posted 12-12-2013 07:47 PM
fantastic work..incredible designs!!!
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#2 posted 12-12-2013 08:19 PM
I’d love to see a blog or tutorial on those wavy boards. Not that I will ever have time to make any, I’m just so darned curious at how to get all those wonderful curves.
You banded the 3D boards? Are they glued to a stable substrate like plywood or MDF?
-- Tony, SW Chicago Suburbs
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#3 posted 12-12-2013 08:27 PM
I needed to look at these the other day when I had my eye exam…may have helped. Very nice looking boards
-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,
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#4 posted 12-12-2013 08:45 PM
That is an impressive selection. Good job.
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#5 posted 12-12-2013 09:02 PM
Nice work! The first pic almost makes me seasick. lol Please explain how you make the curves.
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#6 posted 12-12-2013 09:41 PM
Actually, the basic technique for the curves is that you make two identically sized boards. One is a lighter color, one darker. Then you stack them on top of each other, fix them so there is no movement and cut the curves with a bandsaw. If you can make the cut without the blade wandering or varying from exactly perpendicular you can then swap the pieces between the light board & dark board and the pieces will fit perfectly. You can then do your glue ups, restack the boards and repeat the process. These were experimental boards that I did to see if the process would work. I will be posting some more designs when I get them finished. Thx, everyone for the kind coments.
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#7 posted 12-12-2013 09:44 PM
Awesome job!! Thanks for the info, I may try it someday. Welcome to LJ’S.
-- Jeff in central Me.
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#8 posted 12-12-2013 09:57 PM
Excellent work.I like your version of the drunken checkerboard.
-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois
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#9 posted 12-12-2013 11:28 PM
Great looking batch of boards.
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#10 posted 12-13-2013 12:35 AM
Wow!..some great cutting board patterns there….still trying to get my head round how you did them….LOLGreat work and very imaginative.
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#11 posted 12-13-2013 03:45 AM
Very, very cool.
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#12 posted 12-13-2013 07:23 AM
Wow, these are really cool. Great job. Welcome to LJ’s
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#13 posted 12-13-2013 08:03 AM
I’m going crazy.
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#14 posted 12-13-2013 08:17 AM
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#15 posted 12-13-2013 12:23 PM
very nice boards..I’ve seen the technique used in marquetry and other skill sets..these look super
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