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Carving mallet made from Fire wood. Joint build

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Project by James Wright posted 04-30-2016 05:25 PM 689 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Tyler David and I wanted to make a pair of mallets together so we both went out to our fire piles and got the supplies. I found a piece of White oak with strait grain that would work perfectly.

I took it back to the shop and shaped it all down into the two heads all with hand tools. Then shipped both of them off to Tyler.

He used a pine node for the handle on his mallet and an Apple branch for the handle on mine. then Chartered a flight to Mexico just to pick up some palm frons to wrap the handles. (that is dedication!)

Here is the video of the build for the heads
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BuqESoaV18w

Here is the video of the build of the handles.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngKJE3Uzz98

-- James Wright, Rockford IL, https://www.youtube.com/c/WoodWright





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#1 posted 05-01-2016 01:32 AM

That was really enjoyable to watch the shared efforts. Very cool.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#2 posted 05-01-2016 02:44 AM



That was really enjoyable to watch the shared efforts. Very cool.

- swirt

Thank you! it was a joy to work together.

-- James Wright, Rockford IL, https://www.youtube.com/c/WoodWright

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