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Project by Monte Pittman posted 10-28-2012 03:59 PM 2508 views 6 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These have been doing well for me, but somehow forgot to make some of the red, white & blue ones.(my best seller) not sure how i forgot.

First ones are red cedar
Second ones are poplar
Third ones are blue pine
forth ones are old oak
Fifth picture is a black walnut & mahogany

Thanks for looking

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

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#1 posted 10-28-2012 04:49 PM

How do they do with hot liquids or are they only good for hoisting a beer? I could see you making a killing on these selling them to ren faire folk.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

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#2 posted 10-28-2012 06:40 PM

Oh yes. A couple o pints o Guinness will go mighty fine in these fine mugs

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#3 posted 10-28-2012 06:48 PM


-- Joel

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#4 posted 10-28-2012 06:56 PM

as usual…..............NICE.

Good luck with the show too!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#5 posted 10-28-2012 07:22 PM

very nice, gotta try to make some of these myself

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#6 posted 10-28-2012 08:33 PM

They have a nice ancient look about them Monty, great selection & lovely job

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#7 posted 10-28-2012 10:58 PM

I still want to know how you seal them. I really want to make some. I love your by the way…

-- --- Richard Jackson

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#8 posted 10-29-2012 01:16 AM

Another nice item Monte. Hope the show goes well tomorrow.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#9 posted 10-29-2012 01:40 AM

Those are extra nice. I think the cedar are my favorites. Are those dishwasher proof?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#10 posted 10-29-2012 01:41 AM

I haven’t perfected dishwasher safe yet, but I am working on it.

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

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#11 posted 10-29-2012 01:43 AM

Nice projects Monte. I like the mugs in pic #2 the best. Good work!

-- Jay -

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#12 posted 10-29-2012 02:25 AM

Very nice. I don’t think I’ve seen anything like them in this corner of the world.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#13 posted 10-29-2012 02:35 AM

Nothing like a cedar mug for some cider. :) nice looking mugs Monte.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

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#14 posted 10-29-2012 03:14 PM

Realy awsome.I would like to see some cold foamy beer in them.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 10-29-2012 07:32 PM

Very nice!!!! Monte , that ten faire comment was right. Folks pay a fortune for wooden mugs. The last one I bought was $70 about 10 years ago. I’m curious about your pricepoint.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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