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Check out my new damper top from Lara Fors

Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
edited March 2012 in EggHead Forum
I broke my damper top about 2 months ago and i am so happy I did. Lara did a fantastic job and I can not recommend her enough. She will take whatever design you have and turn it into a true piece of art for your egg!!! If you are interested please go to her website http://www.larafors.com/etc.htm
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  • I saw her post a picture of that before painting/firing. AWESOME!

    A muslim, a socialist and an illegal immigrant walk into a bar 

    Blogging: Never before have so many with so little to say said so much to so few.

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  • nineeenineee Posts: 41
    Awesome.  I, too, am a potter and trust me.  She is topnotch.  Nina in KY
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  • Just email her my idea for a cap.
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  • LitLit Posts: 4,026
    What did that cost?
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  • ShawnShawn Posts: 356
    Got to get myself one! I like the pig she as on her website!
    Cheers! Shawn My Blog: http://hrmcreativebbq.blogspot.com/ My Dads Custom Handles Blog http://dannyscarvings.blogspot.com
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    Just email her your idea. I sent a jpeg and she worked with me. I think she charged $120 with shipping. Worth twice as much
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  • troutgeektroutgeek Posts: 456
    $120.00 for a unique handmade to order piece of art work? That's a bargain. I think there will be a Bucky Badger or Green Bay Packer in the future...
    Large BGE - Small BGE - Traeger Lil' Tex Elite - Weber 22.5" One-Touch - Weber Smokey Joe
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    edited March 2012
    Trust me you will not be disappointed. She is very talented. I would love to see how the pig turned out after is was painted, glazed and fired.
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    edited March 2012
    :)
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  • ChokeOnSmokeChokeOnSmoke Posts: 1,785
    I think there will be a Bucky Badger or Green Bay Packer in the future...
    You got that right.  Been thinking about a big yellow Packers helmet on top of the green egg.
    Packerland, Wisconsin

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  • BOWHUNRBOWHUNR Posts: 1,470
    That's really cool!!  I've been kicking around a pig to match my handles, but I went and bought a mini and have to build up my stash again.

    Mike

    I'm ashamed what I did for a Klondike Bar!!

    Omaha, NE
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    edited March 2012
    :)
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  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,851
    OK, i showed this to the Mrs, and now I have to slow her down because I need cooking accessories first.
    But a pig, or what I have as an avatar (yes, I know it's trademarked).


    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    I'm sure Lara would be happy to do one of those for you. I did go through NC State University to obtain copyright permission. Very easy process, just emailed there copyright department and told them my grill was for personal use and they granted me permission.
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  • smaschsmasch Posts: 115
    Now.......if she can figure out a way to incorporate an adjustable vent into the sculpture, tell me that wouldnt be the BOMB.......
    Owner of LBGE, Antique Komodo Green in Color. Proud Career Firefighter. Johns Creek / South Forsyth GA
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  • Mike8itMike8it Posts: 468
    That would be the $hit. I didn't think about that. I bet she could put some sort of swivel on it kinda of like the cast iron daisey wheel design.
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