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another set of practice inlays

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Project by spoonman posted 08-17-2008 10:44 PM 1160 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For your viewing pleasure… a scrap piece of maple, transformed into a cribbage board… Inlays include purpleheart, lyptus, and osage orange. All holes were free handed on the DP (thats why one side seems to wander) Getting better at inlays I think. These are all hand cut and chiseled. Thanks for looking.

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kenn

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#1 posted 08-17-2008 10:49 PM

Quit calling it practice, you know hoe to inlay! This looks great. Nice and tight seams and a real pretty contast in your wood choices. Thanks for sharing.

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Callum Kendall

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#2 posted 08-17-2008 10:57 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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Karson

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#3 posted 08-17-2008 10:59 PM

Practice makes perfect. looks perfect from here. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#4 posted 08-17-2008 11:49 PM

wonderful job with the inlays and the whole board is great ! How many holes did you make total ?

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#5 posted 08-18-2008 01:56 AM

Very nice. I’d be happy to get that result with a template and router kit. Been meaning to do a cribbage board for a while now.

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#6 posted 08-18-2008 04:07 AM

Nice looking game board. Thanks for sharing.

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

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#7 posted 08-18-2008 04:23 AM

Nice

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#8 posted 08-18-2008 01:29 PM

My parents and their friends used to play cribbage all the time when I was a very young. Nice project.

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#9 posted 08-18-2008 06:27 PM

if my practice pieces look that good, I wouldnt call them practice. great work

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