Black ash and birch mugs

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Project by Jerlac posted 04-22-2014 01:38 AM 1161 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Heres a new batch of mugs thats been made lately

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#1 posted 04-22-2014 01:55 AM

Nice work, great looking mugs. What is your finish of choice on these?, will it withstand hot coffee?

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#2 posted 04-22-2014 02:51 AM

Very nice work. What size are they?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 04-22-2014 12:55 PM

Nice mugs! Turned or not? Functional or just decorative? Give us more info please and more pics too! Thanks!!

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#4 posted 04-23-2014 01:13 AM

The outside finish is mineral oil and inside is epoxy so you are able to drink hot or cold in it, i didnt turned them all small stave cut with both side with an angle and then sanded , those are 700 ml per mug 6 1/4” high

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#5 posted 04-23-2014 03:37 PM

Nice. Is the bottom a solid piece or glue up? How does it attach?


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#6 posted 04-24-2014 01:22 AM

Bottom is glued up and i made a rabbet in the bottom of the staves and then glued my bottom

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#7 posted 04-26-2014 02:51 PM

nice mugs here, very stable looking, can’t help but notice that you put your logo on the front of these, It may seem strange, but more people will look at them, if you put it on the bottom, anytime that you make a bowl, or some hollow form round project, the first thing that someone that handles them will do, is look at the bottom, I don’t know why, but ask most turners they will vouch for this.

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.

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