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Project by Borgmc1 posted 10-02-2012 02:08 PM 1432 views 3 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

They are made of reclaimed oak.
Wood burning by LumberJock dust4tears
Stand 6 9/16” tall
Hold around 22oz +/-.
Finished with;
outside with acrylic
inside with FDA approved epoxy that is designed to coat the inside of beer vats





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Nate Meadows

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#1 posted 10-02-2012 02:29 PM

Wonderful work and a worthy thought! Well done!!!!

Nate

-- "With a little bit of faith, and some imagination, you can build anything!" Nate

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robbiethewood

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#2 posted 10-02-2012 02:31 PM

they are so nice well done i keep saying i will have to try one some day
maybe try drinking from one lol

one again great job
take care, Robbie

-- http://robbiethewoodturner.net/

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WoodJediNTraining

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#3 posted 10-02-2012 02:34 PM

Great looking Mugs!!

-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi, http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com

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HillbillyShooter

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#4 posted 10-02-2012 02:48 PM

Super project—thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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luv2learn

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#5 posted 10-02-2012 04:52 PM

Borgmc1, its been a while since your last post but I see you have been busy making some more outstanding mugs. Then again, it is what I have come to expect from the mug-meister :).

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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Larry Owens

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#6 posted 10-02-2012 06:47 PM

Very Fitting, since the birth place of the Marine Corps (Tun Tavern) was a bar! Great Job.

-- Larry, North Carolina, http://www.facebook.com/#!/woodworkin

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Surfside

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#7 posted 10-02-2012 08:41 PM

Nice mugs! Should I pour some beer in it?

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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Roger

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#8 posted 10-02-2012 11:24 PM

Very nice, and I’ll toast a thnx to all who is serving, and to all who has served.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Monte Pittman

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#9 posted 10-03-2012 12:48 AM

Really nice job. Cool mugs.

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

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BigTiny

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#10 posted 10-03-2012 01:21 AM

Ah yes, the famed seagull on a basketball with a hook shouting “go air force, go!” :)

I think I should run away now… (grin)

Seriously, nice job man. I wasn’t aware they has 22 ounce beers down there. Wouldn’t take too many of them to make a dozen.

Paul

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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SugarbeatCo

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#11 posted 10-03-2012 03:20 AM

Well done Sir.

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...

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Danal

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#12 posted 10-03-2012 12:48 PM

Good project! The burning is dead on and finish complements your work. I’ve been away for awhile but will put some more of my mugs on site soon. Keep up the quality ART!!!

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dust4tears

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#13 posted 10-03-2012 04:42 PM

The burnings were a pain in the a$$. The oak would randomly burn hot in random places~ so, it was hard to make them as close to the same as possible…because of scorching

The finished mugs do look awesome BorgMC

-- Ride hard or go home~

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thewoodworker01

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#14 posted 10-04-2012 12:33 AM

Great mugs!

-- Most people say "Measure Twice, Cut Once." I say, "Cut Twice, Measure Once".

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Borgmc1

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#15 posted 10-04-2012 05:44 AM

I want to thank everyone for saying all the nice things about the mugs. Thank You.

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