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Blog entry by canadianchips posted 06-27-2010 08:14 PM 1085 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have finally finished a couple of items I got at an auction Sale.

The first one is a 4inch slick, it was decent but I needed to slowly remove rust pits.
The second and third ones are 2 inch, same issues.
All three came with NO handles. I turned these out on my wood lathe.
Photo of my large wood mallet (Look out Archie)
The tree slicks, the 2 mallets were all in the 1 box that bid on.
Total auction price $15

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#1 posted 06-27-2010 08:53 PM

Very nice! (Mental note that I really need to start going to more auctions.)

-- Galootish log blog,

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#2 posted 06-27-2010 09:51 PM

Wow what a steal

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-27-2010 09:57 PM

I assume the name Waldo is the mallet’s name, not the owner’s name.

When a joint won’t fit together you can say “Where’s Waldo?!”

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#4 posted 06-27-2010 10:10 PM

HokieMojo – you beat me to it.

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#5 posted 06-27-2010 11:08 PM

Wow. Jim is right. What a steal. Those slicks alone could go for $100 each on the bay.

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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#6 posted 06-27-2010 11:17 PM

Wow What Fine

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#7 posted 06-28-2010 12:27 AM

ah slick my A…. you sucker of the week

congrats with the steal if you ever get tired of those I will gladly store them for you


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