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Old 06-07-2011, 04:58 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by TheNoodleIncident View Post
silicone? really? wouldnt that be really soft? not nylon?

i have some nylon cutting mats, but i mostly use those for jobs other than cutting because they are too thin and my knives go through them too
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I'm sure I could cut right through them if I tried, but I use a light knife stroke.

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Old 06-09-2011, 04:56 AM   #12
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I'm just wondering why silicon specifically and not some other sort of plastic? I would have thought silicon to be too soft for a cutting board?

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