How To Make A Cutting Board That S Sure To Turn Heads
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If you're looking to hone your woodworking chops, making a cutting board is a great place to polish your skills while developing new ones in the process.Today, we'll cover everything you need to know to create a gorgeous hardwood cutting board with some basic woodworking tools.
What You'll Need When it comes to how to make a cutting board, the project can be as easy or as involved as you want it to be.We're going to apply some slightly advanced techniques in this tutorial, but feel free to make changes to the steps below based on how comfortable you feel with the project.
Here's everything you'll need: Piece of MDF or plywoodHardwood stock (maple, walnut, and mahogany work great, but feel free to experiment)Table saw (a circular or miter saw will work fine, too)JigsawRouterPlaner (optional)Palm sander3-4 bar clampsWood glueSmall paintbrushDouble sided tapeCutting board oilCarpenter's pencilWork glovesSafety gogglesStep I: Making the Template The first step is going to be making a template for the cutting board.
I like to use MDF or plywood for my templates.Acrylic or polycarbonate are also good options if you want to create an especially durable template.This part is entirely up to you.Trace the shape you like onto the template,...