Cheese Boards

This is the place to post images of work produced using Aspire

Cheese Boards

Postby RobertD » Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:43 am

I just completed three of Michael Tyler's designed cheese boards and it was a great experience. The boards are going to the local Kiwanis Club for their charity "Tour of Homes" event over the Christmas Holidays. I want to say how great this project was in two ways; first the design was crisp clean and did not take long to complete and to help out home town charities is what I want to do. Michael thank you for all the effort, skill, and joy you put into these designs it is very much appreciated by all!!!

The cheese boards are made of Maple, Walnut and Cherry. They are all finished with two coats of Tung Oil, and then two coats of Watco satin clear coat. The under side has silicon feet for non-skid/mar protection. I made a slight change in design, and rather than gluing a tile into the board, I cut 1/4 inch blizzard white Corian and fit so that it could be removed for washing. I suggest if your looking for a great project try this one. Next up is the Sleigh/tray also from Michael.


Cherry Board.jpg

Maple Board .jpg

Walnut Board.jpg
Posts: 44
Joined: Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:45 am
Location: Ontario, Canada
Model of CNC Machine: Shark Pro Plus HD

Re: Cheese Boards

Postby mtylerfl » Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:08 am

Thank you very much, Bob. I love your three wood choices and your idea to use Corian and allow its removal for convenient cleaning.

Made my day to see you are not only enjoying this project, but also to know about your thoughtfulness to donate some of your work to charitable causes. Doesn't get much better than that.

Thanks again.

(Looking forward to seeing your next project!)
Michael Tyler

-CarveWright CNC
-ShopBot Buddy PRSAlpha CNC
User avatar
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 2972
Joined: Thu Jan 29, 2009 3:54 am
Location: Brunswick, GA
Model of CNC Machine: -CarveWright CNC -ShopBot Buddy PRSAlpha

Re: Cheese Boards

Postby dwilli9013 » Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:38 am

Awesome work!!!! The Cherry rendition would be my fav. Nothings beats the heart strings singing as much as when you see your labor and art go to a charitable cause. Kudos and thanks for sharing with us. :lol: :lol: :lol:
User avatar
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 974
Joined: Mon Sep 30, 2013 12:45 am
Location: Machesney Park Illinois
Model of CNC Machine: 3 axis Self Designed Self Built

Re: Cheese Boards

Postby highpockets » Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:45 am

Beautiful work Bob.

I enjoy using Michael's plans, they are creative, well thought out and easy to follow.
Maker of Chips
User avatar
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 1561
Joined: Tue Jan 06, 2015 4:04 pm
Model of CNC Machine: PDJ Pilot Pro

Re: Cheese Boards

Postby mansav14 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:55 pm

Hello there!

I would LOVE to make one for my mother! I have the project, but not 100% sure how to carry it out. I'm going to export the gcode to my x-carve, but not sure how to do that with changing the different bits. Any suggestions would be wonderful!
Vectric Apprentice
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:45 pm
Model of CNC Machine: X-Carve 1000mm

Return to Aspire - Gallery

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: tonydude919 and 15 guests