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Project by supervato posted 1328 days ago 827 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from ash. Nothing to fancy just took sometime off of the table saw to spend somtime practicing on my lathe.





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matt garcia

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#1 posted 1328 days ago

Very nice!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#2 posted 1328 days ago

Thanks matt!

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#3 posted 1328 days ago

cool dude

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nice mallet !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 1328 days ago

Thanks bro

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#5 posted 1299 days ago

I use a mallet nearly exactly like this, only it’s turned from Maple. It’s definately preferred (for me anyway) over a purchased mallet because it’s much lighter in the hand and more comfortable to use….especially being a girl. I find the store bought ones we have to be a bit heavy and tiring for my arm after a while. Nice one :)

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#6 posted 1298 days ago

That’s the best part about tuning your own. Mine is turned to fit my hand perfect. The weight is nice and I can see where store bought could be tiring. I also put a taper on the head to follow the arch of your arm as you swing. It works really well. Thanks for the comment.

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