2014 Mallet Swap Entry

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This is my 2014 mallet swap entry

The head is curly maple, pecan and walnut.
The handle is pecan and spalted maple.
It has cherry wedges.
I made the inlay from curly maple and walnut with the incra system.
The faces are leather covered glued on with hide glue in case they need to be replaced.
finished with wipe on Polly.
This is the only photo I took so I hope that the recipient post some more photos

-- If guns cause crime all of mine are defective Randy

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#1 posted 07-01-2014 02:46 PM

Looks great, really like the design features/wood selection.

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#2 posted 07-01-2014 03:14 PM

Awesome looking mallet, love the woods used. A work of functional art! Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#3 posted 07-01-2014 03:15 PM

Nice mallet. I like the added touch of the inlay

-- Mos - Twin Cities, MN - -

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#4 posted 07-01-2014 05:22 PM

The inlay and the handle look great.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#5 posted 07-01-2014 05:38 PM

Love the Inlay

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#6 posted 07-01-2014 10:37 PM

Yes, very nice detail with the inlay. Hope your recipient can post more pics.

-- Paul, Las Vegas

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#7 posted 07-01-2014 10:49 PM

Very nice

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#8 posted 07-02-2014 12:24 AM

Great looking mallet!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#9 posted 07-02-2014 03:19 AM

I would love to see more photos too. That’s one sweet looking handle!

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