Mini Charcuterie Board

By Mr.BuildIt

SKILL
easy

Perfect for the entertainer, this mini charcuterie board beautifully displays your favorite snacks and dips 🫒 🧀

Tools

  • Miter Saw
  • Jig Saw
  • Orbit Sander
  • Compact Router
  • Drill

Accessories

  • 10 PC. ALL-PURPOSE JIGSAW BLADE SET
  • 21 PC. Titanium Drill Bit Set
  • 4PC ROUNDOVER ROUTER BIT SET
  • 7 PC. 5" RANDOM ORBIT SANDER SAND PAPER

Materials

  • 1"x6"x12" Wood Board
  • 1"x6"x36" Board
  • 3-1/4" Hole Saw
  • 5/8"D,9/16"CL,1/4"SH Top Bearing Route Bit

Steps

STEP 1

On the 1"x6"x12" Template Board draw a straight line down the middle. Then find center of that line. At that center point cut a 3-1/4" hole using Hole saw and Driver. Sand as needed to make smooth. Mark inside of cut hole the center line.

Tools

Drill
drilling hole with a hole saw

STEP 2

Draw a straight line down center of 2"x 6" board. Then measure 2" from end and mark.

measuring charcuterie board

STEP 3

Align center lines on template board with center line on 2"x 6" board, then slide edge of circle to meet 2" mark. Clamp template board to 2"x 6" board and then board to table.

measuring the wood

STEP 4

Using Top Bearing Bit and Trim Router cut 1/4" recess into board. Cut 1/8" at a time. To plunge bit into wood set one edge of router base on template with bit inside of hole. Slowly rotate router until sitting flat on base.

Tools

Router
Cutting out recess

STEP 5

Repeat steps 3 & 4 to rout out second recess.

Tools

Router
Repeating steps 3 and 4

STEP 6

Repeat again to rout out third recess.

Tools

Router
routing out third recess

STEP 7

Mark a radius on both sides of one end. From edge of third hole measure and mark at 5". Draw a 3" handle 1-1/2" thick and add radius's to match opposite end. Cut along lines with Jig Saw to create shape of Charcuterie Board.

Tools

Jigsaw
Cutting out handle

STEP 8

Drill a 3/8" hole though center radius of handle.

Tools

Drill
Drilling handle hole

STEP 9

Router outside edges with Roundover Bit. Sand and finish to your desire.

Tools

Router, Sander
routing the board