LumberJocks

Pinning Breadboard Ends on a cutting board?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Designing Woodworking Projects forum

Forum topic by SgtRich posted 07-05-2017 03:32 PM 379 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
View SgtRich's profile

SgtRich

53 posts in 1719 days


07-05-2017 03:32 PM

The quick question:
Given the smaller size and ripped strips of board glued together, how necessary is it to pin Breadboard ends on a cutting board?
Can a glued spline work just fine?

Granted, I may try pinning a couple just for the practice of it…but I would be interested if pinning on a cutting board versus a glued spline would be overkill?

-- Every day is another opportunity to create something great. srich45251@gmail.com


1 reply so far

View BenjaminNY's profile

BenjaminNY

125 posts in 1310 days


#1 posted 07-05-2017 06:38 PM

If it is a straight pin instead of a tapered plug I would lean against it. The board is going to get wet all the time and the pins will likely be the first place where ugly gaps show up.

Maybe experiment first before you do it with any precious wood.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com