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Unread 03-05-2012, 10:04 PM   #11
martyleach
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Originally Posted by CrackerJack from KC View Post
Looks great, is that tiger maple, or did you somehow put all the figure in the wood.

I have been thinking about making one for my XL BGE. I too partake in both bbq and woodworking.I don't like the feel, its too thin for my big hands. An XL BGE should have an extra large handle in my opinion.

I was checking out your site, I like the way you overlap the metal bracket and hide the screws on the XL BGE handle, nice little bit of re-engineering there!!!
I have always called that quilted maple but .... I know there are many names for the same wood.
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