a couple of mallets

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Project by RKW posted 06-19-2011 06:36 PM 1187 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made these mallets a few months ago but never got around to posting them. I am slowly getting into handtools and it seemed like the right project. It took me most of a day. The mortises were a little challenging but the real challenge was turning the pegs to the perfect diameter.

Wood used— heads— hard maple handles— bubinga purple heart pegs— walnut

-- RKWoods

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#1 posted 06-19-2011 07:42 PM

I would have to say that they work as good as they look!

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#2 posted 06-19-2011 09:47 PM


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#3 posted 06-20-2011 12:53 AM

Very nice, way to good looking to hit anything with.

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#4 posted 06-20-2011 03:24 PM

Nice job Randy

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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