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#1 posted 02-14-2007 04:45 AM

The old time butchers used parrafin on their chopping blocks. When I made my block I used 6” thick maple squares and then used parrafin and an electric iron to melt the wax into the pores of the maple. You just scrape the top every so often and put on aditional parrafin.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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