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Ringmaster/Lathe Mug Part 2

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Project by cajunpen posted 290 days ago 819 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted this mug last week a little premature. I had not applied a final finish on it and nor had I rounded over the handle (which I heard about :-)). I have now applied 4 coats of Wipe on Poly and buffed the inside and outside with the Beall Buffing System. The pictures don’t show it, but this thing really shines now.

The first three pictures are of the new and improved mug and the 4th picture is the before version. I have decided to keep this one strictly for decoration and will not attempt to use it for holding liquids.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/





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luv2learn

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#1 posted 290 days ago

Looks really nice Bill after the final finish.

-- 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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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 290 days ago

Very attractive—your additional attention to smoothing and finish really paid dividends.

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

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grizzman

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#3 posted 290 days ago

that looks really great, so if you were to use a food safe finish, it would be just fine for a mug, i have a walnut bowl i eat out of, i wash it with hot water and soap, dry it and set it out on my kitchen counter…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 289 days ago

Nice finish and detail. The extra work sure highlighted the grain. That’s the hardest part sometimes. I know what you mean by setting aside the first of everything, I have a house full of them.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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jaykaypur

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#5 posted 289 days ago

Very nicely done and that 3rd pic really pops!

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

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Roger

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#6 posted 289 days ago

Nicely done. The handle looks very comfortable.

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

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 289 days ago

Great work, Nice cold one would be good right about now.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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hoss12992

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#8 posted 288 days ago

Great job. Really like the wood popping like that.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Dan'um Style

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#9 posted 284 days ago

well done Bud

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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KOVA

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#10 posted 284 days ago

HERMOSA COMBINACIÓN DE MADERAS GENIO!!!!!!!

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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