LumberJocks

First joiners mallet

  • Advertise with us
Project by Archer72 posted 10-13-2017 02:33 AM 420 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
First joiners mallet
First joiners mallet No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

So I attempted my first joiners mallet. Made it out of walnut for the handle and hickory for the mallet. Made the handle a little short so it would be not be handle heavy but mallet end heavy. Think it turned out alright.

-- Archer





3 comments so far

View TechTeacher04's profile

TechTeacher04

360 posts in 1365 days


#1 posted 10-13-2017 04:29 PM

I have not seen a mallet head with the grain running in that direction before. I am curious how it works over the course of time.

View woodbutcherbynight's profile

woodbutcherbynight

3635 posts in 2243 days


#2 posted 10-14-2017 01:58 AM

Nice looking mallet. Like TechTeacher04 said never seen one made with the grain like that. Keep track and repost in say a year and show how it has held up. Be interesting to see.

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

View Archer72's profile

Archer72

48 posts in 74 days


#3 posted 10-14-2017 02:38 AM

Yeah didn’t think about grain direction will update as I use it. Of course might be a little skewed on results as I did use hickory for the mallet head.

-- Archer

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com