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Unread 03-05-2012, 08:08 PM   #1
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Default New inlaid BGE handle for a special guy

Wonder who this is for???





I'm having so much fun.....

BBQ and woodworking. Two of my favorite things to do!
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Unread 03-05-2012, 08:15 PM   #2
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That looks pretty sweet Marty!! I still got your handles on my wish list, hopefully work picks up this spring and I can pop on a couple of those bad boys!
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Looks great Marty! Congrats Ray!

You keep enhancing those handles and I'll need to get another cooker so I can get another handle!
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I love the maple handles on my WSM. I always get comments on how cool they are.
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Looks great!! I need to get me a set!!

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Looks great Marty! Congrats Ray!

You keep enhancing those handles and I'll need to get another cooker so I can get another handle!
If you get another cooker, you are going to have to buy the house behind you and demolish it to get a bigger back yard.... You already have a BBQ showcase.... :) But I totally support the idea!
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Very nice! You do beautiful work Marty!!
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I am thinking give it a couple three days and move it to the VF section.
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Your handles are a thing of beauty Marty! You are the man. Dr bbq is stylin' now!
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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!!!
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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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Very Nice.
Are the flames inlaid?
The letters are they painted on/inlaid?
It is hard to tell from the picture. Can you explain how you did it?
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Beautiful. Maple is my favorite wood. Love how it looks and sounds on my drums, and how it smells in my smoker!

Anyone know how I can make Dr. BBQ my primary care physician?
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One of Marty's handles is on my Fathers day wishlist.
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It looks great Marty! Thanks. I can't wait to get it on my Egg :)
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