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fat and stubby bat from scrap 4x4

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Project by John posted 07-23-2010 05:22 AM 1521 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

scrap piece of 4×4 pine from building the lathe bench turned into a fun little stubby fat bat. first pic is with 36 cents for size comparison. see lathe review at http://lumberjocks.com/reviews/1563

finished with shellawax burnished on the lathe and then johnsons paste wax for a quick hand buff

I don’t do it often, but every time i turn something I love it more.

thanks for lookin’

-- John - Central PA - http://affyx.wordpress.com





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lew

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#1 posted 07-23-2010 05:37 AM

Nice!! Looks like something I used to keep under the front seat of the old 56 Chevy!

Lew

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#2 posted 07-23-2010 05:43 AM

Very cool little bat. Not sure if Don could use it though not quite up to reg.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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#3 posted 07-23-2010 09:16 AM

super cooooool….

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#4 posted 07-23-2010 06:01 PM

Its a head banger for sure!

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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