Steak Brand handle

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Project by NDwoodworker posted 03-25-2008 03:38 PM 1932 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got my ushers and groomsmen steak brands for the wedding, the handle was cheap pine, so I wanted to replace them. I don’t have a lathe so I squared pieces of Bubinga and double ran them over a round over bit to add curve and dimension.

-- Stuart, North Dakota

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#1 posted 03-25-2008 04:35 PM

Nice work.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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Grant Davis

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#2 posted 03-25-2008 04:38 PM

Stuart, that is a great idea for a gift, where did you get the branding iron pieces?

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#3 posted 03-25-2008 05:37 PM

Great job! Very unique.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 03-25-2008 06:44 PM

These are interesting pieces. Very nice job.

Thanks for sharing.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 03-25-2008 10:38 PM

Wow, that’s cool. Nicely done.

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#6 posted 03-26-2008 03:24 AM

I got them from, but if I knew that they would be so simple I would have had a machine shop cut the letters out. I’m glad I found them, but realized in the end I could have made them for a 1/10th of the cost. They are still waiting on a leather strap to allow for hanging, but that is the brides job for the weekend, thanks for all the comments.

-- Stuart, North Dakota

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