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pkjames
06-15-2013, 09:39 PM
Got a piece of australian silky oak from a mate, seems a good size for a knife strip.
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-7a-zHEvSLcg/Ub0VH28ETvI/AAAAAAAABxk/GhKva7HhHoo/w958-h719-no/IMG_0719.JPG

took the lazy route, could have done a lot better :O
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-HEWfCDk1TLA/Ub0WHzhWJaI/AAAAAAAABx8/xDKwa6mLLyc/w937-h1249-no/IMG_0723.JPG

after one coat of food grad mineral oil, really nice grain
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-dFKtqBzg-ho/Ubw7HhGELUI/AAAAAAAABvE/HQI8AgAkXTY/w1665-h1249-no/IMG_0728.JPG

wet sanded to 4K grit and finished with mineral oil + beewax mixture
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-PEg00hy1Xhs/Ubw7G4nt8-I/AAAAAAAABu4/jvo0kXz9EXU/w1665-h1249-no/IMG_0729.JPG

installed :)
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-Ohq0_fcyYas/Ub0SgS9T07I/AAAAAAAABwg/63M7kHJmspc/w1665-h1249-no/IMG_0737.JPG

SpikeC
06-15-2013, 09:44 PM
Purdy!

Crothcipt
06-15-2013, 09:53 PM
you def. made that look easy.