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Les

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508 days ago

Good morning all,

I have a good supply of purple heart and pink rosewood and would like to use it for jazzing up cutting boards. Anyone see any problem with these woods for cutting boards?

Thanks

Les

-- Stay busy....Stay young


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#1 posted 508 days ago

purple heart should work fine,
I’ve never worked with pink rosewood, so i don’t know.

-- Joel

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#2 posted 507 days ago

Rosewood is a potent sensitizer according to this chart. It might be best to avoid it for CBs.

-- Art

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#3 posted 507 days ago

AandCsyle....thanks for posting the chart…added to my woodworking tips archieve

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#4 posted 506 days ago

Art,
Thanks for the input, the chart is great. It might be best to leave the rosewood alone..

Les

-- Stay busy....Stay young

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