Turned Beech Mallet

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Project by RedBeard posted 04-24-2009 10:29 PM 1573 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned this mallet out of Beech in my Into To Turning class at Red Rocks Community College. It has good weight and fits my hand perfectly. I soaked it overnight in boiled linseed oil to add color and strength. I hope to get many years of good use out of it.

-- Measure once, cut twice

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#1 posted 04-25-2009 12:28 AM

A great looking mallet! It’ll be all you need for those spirits! :)

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#2 posted 04-25-2009 02:44 AM

Sure you’ll get many years of enjoyment with that nice Mallet, even you kids! very nice work!

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