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My first mallet

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Project by TJ11 posted 06-22-2011 03:25 AM 1303 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sorry for the crappy cell phone pic. My first mallet: its nothing fancy but it sure is completely homemade … pecan handle from a tree I cut down 2 years ago and a maple head from a large limb I pruned 2 winters ago. A little Early American stain and there it is.

-- If I had more money, I'd have more tools





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hairy

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#1 posted 06-22-2011 04:00 AM

There’s nothing better than tools that you have made. Nice one

-- on Wednesday's I go shopping, and have buttered scones for tea...

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Shawn Sealer

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#2 posted 06-22-2011 04:34 AM

I made a mallet from a maple tree cut down from my Father in laws. It is one of my most cherished and used tools. Nothing like making a tool yourself.

-- -Shawn

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RKW

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#3 posted 06-22-2011 04:42 AM

nice looking mallet TJ.

-- RKWoods

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#4 posted 06-22-2011 05:17 AM

nice mallet and the cell picture isn’t bad at all.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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#5 posted 06-22-2011 05:28 AM

Nice mallet TJ11. Look forward to more great projects!!!!!!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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kokaneesailor

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#6 posted 06-22-2011 05:29 AM

Nice Mallet, my next project.

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TRYPHON974

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#7 posted 06-22-2011 06:42 AM

Working the wood you cut must be cool. Nice work.

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Reginald

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#8 posted 07-05-2011 03:57 AM

Great mallet-that Is going to be one of my upcoming projects

-- Reginald

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#9 posted 09-11-2014 03:46 AM

Its great and even better that you took the wood from your trees yourself for it. Bad@$$

-- Joseph, Lake Forest, CA, www.Etsy.com/shops/palaswoodcraft

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