2014 Mallet Swap Entries

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Project by ShaneA posted 20 days ago 477 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are the items I sent Pat (LJ Daddy Z) for the mallet swap. A maple carving type mallet, turned from firewood. A persuading mallet with a hard maple head, and cherry handle. Then a bonus try square as well, made from cherry. Didnt get very good pictures before I sent them off. As always the swaps are entertaining to participate in, and see what everyone else comes up with.

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#1 posted 20 days ago

Well done Shane!

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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#2 posted 20 days ago

Great looking set of tools—I’m sure the recipient will love them!

-- Dean

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#3 posted 20 days ago

Nice job Shane.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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#4 posted 20 days ago

Shane that’s crazy the carving mallet came from the wood pile. Your like a wood whisperer or something. Great job withe the mortise mallet and square.

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

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#5 posted 20 days ago

I like your style Shane, as usual.

-- It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. - Muhammad Ali

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#6 posted 20 days ago

Awesome work… A very nice set of tools there! Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#7 posted 20 days ago

I’m glad you saved that mallet from the wood pile. It looks amazing. Great job on both of them and the squares a nice bonus too.

-- Greg in Ontario, Canada

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#8 posted 20 days ago

Not bad for a procrastinator. lawl.

-- Red -- "Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: What! You too? I thought I was the only one." C.S. Lewis

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#9 posted 20 days ago

Very nice!

-- In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.

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#10 posted 19 days ago

Fine work Sir.

-- ~Tony

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#11 posted 19 days ago

Love em, Great Job !!!!!!

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

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#12 posted 19 days ago

Really nice Shane.

-- Paul, Las Vegas

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#13 posted 19 days ago

Thanks fellas. Glad you like them Pat, hopefully they will all find some use in your shop.

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#14 posted 19 days ago

Not sure how I missed this yesterday. That’s a sweet set you made! Very generous of you to deliver the hat trick!

-- PAJA - Zootown, Montana "It's the Indian, not the arrow"

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