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Grandson's Ball Bat

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Project by dean2336 posted 04-01-2012 07:49 PM 1793 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Grandson learning to use a wood lathe. Made bat out of hickory.

-- dean2336,nebr.





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lizardhead

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#1 posted 04-01-2012 10:43 PM

Love to see that. The younger generation into woodworking

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best

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#2 posted 04-01-2012 10:59 PM

That’s awesome and looks like he did an excellent job.
Keep him going, let him turn more and sell them to his buddies….never know where it could take him.

-- Bruce Free Plans http://plans.sawmillvalley.org

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#3 posted 04-02-2012 12:29 AM

Great seeing a kid getting interested in woodworking . No better way than having him make something useful for him self. Thanks for sharing. Nice bat!!!!!.........................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 04-02-2012 01:28 PM

Pass the knowledge. Great to see!!

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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#5 posted 04-02-2012 04:54 PM

“Git-er-done” gr8 job

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#6 posted 04-10-2012 08:35 PM

Great job. However, I don’t see any hearing protection while at the lathe.

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#7 posted 09-28-2012 11:03 AM

A bit late on this one, but great job! I’m not sure the comment about hearing protection is so relevent on a lathe. Mask maybe!?

Anyway, great to see you passing on your knowledge and skills

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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#8 posted 01-21-2014 04:15 PM

way cool

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