Carving mallet

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Project by weav posted 06-26-2016 12:44 AM 516 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

This is a mallet I made from Osage Orange that my Great Grandpa planted back in the 1940’s. I’ve wanted a mallet for some time and I thought this would be a good wood to use. I mostly used a flat chisel to cut the handle. It’s 10 1/2” long with a roughly 3” dia head with a clear coat. The heads not perfectly round but I think that will be ok. Now it will be an heirloom to pass down. So now I have to get me some chisels.

-- jerry

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#1 posted 06-27-2016 08:24 AM

Very useful tool! And the best, it’s made by yourself and from your own lumber. I like carving mallets a lot!

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