12 boards on Friday

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Project by degoose posted 04-05-2014 09:59 PM 2121 views 1 time favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

You read right, twelve boards made and finished from rough stock… all in one day…
The ones pictured above …

These four…

This one…

and the end grain from the previous post..

Timber used
Rose gum
Huon Pine
Purple Heart

Worked until 9 pm and then up at 3.30 to go to the markets…

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

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#1 posted 04-05-2014 10:05 PM

More great boards.

You’re a one-man factory, Larry!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 04-05-2014 10:06 PM

I want to move to Australia… You got some fantastic timber.

Great boards!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#3 posted 04-05-2014 10:24 PM

Nice work, Larry. I still love your boards the most.
I too wish I was in Australia to visit those markets!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#4 posted 04-05-2014 11:37 PM

Larry you are a BMM (Board Making Machine) my friend.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 04-05-2014 11:47 PM

Great work Larry, I love those boards.
Hope the market went well.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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Monte Pittman

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#6 posted 04-06-2014 12:04 AM

Very awesome. I really wish I had your woods here.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 04-06-2014 01:55 AM

wow, you have been busy, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#8 posted 04-06-2014 02:06 AM

You are a busy guy, nice work.

-- TurnTurnTurn

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#9 posted 04-06-2014 02:10 AM

Absolutely beautiful. Great job buddy

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#10 posted 04-06-2014 02:22 AM

beautiful boards larry. you are a glutton for punishment

-- wiser1934, new york

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matt garcia

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#11 posted 04-06-2014 02:23 AM

Great job as always, and beautiful timbers!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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robert triplett

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#12 posted 04-06-2014 02:33 AM

Nice to see some boards from you. I like the solid ones, but a little color is nice too.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#13 posted 04-06-2014 04:28 AM

Busy day but great result…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Joe Lyddon

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#14 posted 04-06-2014 05:11 AM

Nice COOL Simple cutting boards!

... to the more Complex… demanding a COOL price too!

Slam, Bam, thank you Mamm… that’s the way to knock them out….!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#15 posted 04-06-2014 06:21 AM

When do you sleep? You have been turning out project after project.

I couldn’t keep up with your hours!

These are really nice CB ... the whole bunch of them!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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