Wooden shackle locks just finished (10)

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Project by mudbone posted 01-04-2011 01:54 AM 3493 views 7 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finally finished makin these locks today. I started these 2 weeks ago. Done for a while, Phewww! ! ! !
They all work with the key! Also they are all keyed alike. They are for sale too. Thanks; Rich

-- Rick

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#1 posted 01-04-2011 02:05 AM

Those look great! I would LOVE to see an exploded view or a walkthrough of some kind. Nice work, love the variety.

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#2 posted 01-04-2011 02:46 AM

WOW Mudbone,..whatcha gonna do with all those locks?

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#3 posted 01-04-2011 02:49 AM

These look awesome. Do they actually open and close?

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#4 posted 01-04-2011 02:54 AM

Those locks are so cool, well done.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#5 posted 01-04-2011 03:12 AM

Man those are gorgeous locks. I’d love to see how they are made.

-- - Eric Noblesville, IN

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#6 posted 01-04-2011 03:25 AM

Wow, awesome job on those locks. Marvelous.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#7 posted 01-04-2011 03:36 AM

Really nice!!

But… Shackle locks? When you tell your young-ins they ain’t goin’ out sparkin’ on Friday night, you really mean it !!


-- Go

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#8 posted 01-04-2011 04:19 AM

Those are nice. Are they all keyed the same?

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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#9 posted 01-04-2011 05:08 AM

Very cool! So now you have to carve some chain links!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#10 posted 01-04-2011 05:46 AM

These are great little locks and look incredible .Are they completely made of wood(inner workings}? Would love to see a blog done on these !! Thanks for posting and really nice work.

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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#11 posted 01-04-2011 06:08 AM

Good looking set of locks. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 01-04-2011 06:27 AM

Neat looking locks. Do you have any assembly pictures you can post?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 01-04-2011 07:18 AM

Great work and nice looking locks

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#14 posted 01-04-2011 08:53 AM

I see from your previous posts this is the Mark 3 model,
These are realy quite unique and beautifully finished, can’t imagine how the internals work—- but I guess we all have our secrets, how is the mark 4 going to out do these ?
nice job

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#15 posted 01-04-2011 10:47 AM

so I gather from this that you are now making the chains to go with the locks !!!! :-)

-- Theresa,

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