USMC Eagle Globe & Anchor Mugs

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Project by Borgmc1 posted 696 days ago 1413 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 696 days ago

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


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

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#2 posted 696 days ago

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


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#3 posted 696 days ago

Great looking Mugs!!

-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi,

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#4 posted 696 days ago

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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#5 posted 696 days ago

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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#6 posted 695 days ago

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

-- Larry, North Carolina,!/woodworkin

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#7 posted 695 days ago

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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#8 posted 695 days ago

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.

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Monte Pittman

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#9 posted 695 days ago

Really nice job. Cool mugs.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#10 posted 695 days ago

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.


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

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#11 posted 695 days ago

Well done Sir.

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

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#12 posted 695 days ago

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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#13 posted 695 days ago

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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#14 posted 694 days ago

Great mugs!

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

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#15 posted 694 days ago

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

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