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Howdy folks,

I make Native Flutes, and do not use a lathe to make them round.
Instead….I use this Spokeshave Mule that I constructed.

Using a draw knife (or a spokeshave) you can preety much make square stock round, and it gives it a handmade look as oppose to a factory made commercial look.

If you want to see the CherryCows Spokeshave Mule in action, see this YouTube video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=df1pmKA9VY4

If you want a set of DETAILED drawings on how to make your own CherryCows Spokeshave Mule, see my website:
http://www.cherrycows.com/SpokeShaveMule.html

You will actually have two projects:
(1) making your own Spokeshave Mule
(2) using it to do other projects

Enjoy!
kieta

-- ki-e-ta of www.CherryCows.com





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DaddyT

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#1 posted 1086 days ago

How about some detailed drawings/video on how to make a flute?

-- Jimi _ Measure twice, cut once.......@#%#$@!!!......measure twice, cut....

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Roz

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#2 posted 1086 days ago

I have seen these in antique shops and Museum parks.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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Michael1

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#3 posted 1086 days ago

That looks like good therapy!!

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina, http://www.scicaskets.com

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ksSlim

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#4 posted 1085 days ago

Looks like it might work for “Love Flutes”.

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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sandhill

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#5 posted 1085 days ago

Be a sport and post the drawing for the Mule here. We all do stuff like that, its called skill share

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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