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Project by Jack_Tao posted 01-12-2012 03:50 AM 891 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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mahogany and African blackwood shovel, approximately 2” long

-- Jack Tao, Connecticut





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-12-2012 03:57 AM

Wow that’s a very cool miniature shovel great job.

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#2 posted 01-12-2012 04:04 AM

That is a very life like shovel, great deatil

-- Norman

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#3 posted 01-12-2012 07:11 AM

Perfect for that tiny hole I need to get to digging! So what hand tools do you use to make something like that? (other than a sharp knife)

-- If I could just get this whole "Time/Money" problem figured out...

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#4 posted 01-15-2012 02:35 AM

thanks. appreciate that. sharp knife, made the shovel blade 7 or 8 times due to cracking under pressure – it and me :)

was successful using a curved palm-type carving tool and rasping with coarse sand paper

-- Jack Tao, Connecticut

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