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Vesper Inspired Awl

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Project by mattoz posted 10-10-2017 08:56 PM 476 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have always loved the design of the Vesper Cohen Awl, so I decided to make something very similar.

It is made from hard rock maple, a brass plumbing fitting, and a short piece of O1 hss drill rod. I finished it with four coats of Shellac and some furniture paste wax.





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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 10-11-2017 04:43 PM

Very nice looking. Thanks for the post, I looked up this Vesper Awl. May have to consider making one myself.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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HokieKen

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#2 posted 10-12-2017 11:39 AM

Very nice awl. I like the design as well and made a variation of it some time back. I’ve found it to be much more useful for me than a traditional awl.

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

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