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Mean_Dean

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1610 days ago

I’ve always used hard maple and walnut for cutting boards, but I came across some ash, and was wondering if it would be ok to use for cutting boards?

Thanks in advance!

-- Dean


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closetguy

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#1 posted 1610 days ago

I use ash all the time for face grain cutting boards. It sucks for end grain boards.

-- I don't make mistakes, only design changes....www.dgmwoodworks.com

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Thos. Angle

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#2 posted 1610 days ago

I have one in my projects that my wife has used for a couple years.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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