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Project by Ivan posted 12-30-2013 05:43 PM 1309 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Maple Spoons. I soaked them in Mineral Oil and after the first use had to take them back and sand the raised grain. Now I soak them, run them under hot water, sand with 600 grit and re-oil. seem to work just fine.

-- "Do it right the first time, you'll just kick yourself later..."

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#1 posted 12-30-2013 08:11 PM

Nice looking spatulas

-- Dave S., Bellingham, WA

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#2 posted 12-31-2013 01:58 AM

Thanks for sharing as I was having the same issues with my ash spoons! I guess the trick is to wash them first….then do the final sanding. I was going in that direction already but wasn’t sure that’s what I had to do…..

My spoons are very similar to yours. I’m also making some using cherry and they look nice.


-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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#3 posted 01-03-2014 03:29 PM

They look great. Like using this kind of spoons for cooking. Great job!

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#4 posted 01-03-2014 03:31 PM

Nice looking utensils.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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