First Turned Mallet

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Project by ratchet posted 04-12-2012 12:26 PM 1418 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first turned mallet. After seeing what these cost in the store it motivated me to take a stab at it. I think it turned out well. Had some help from the mentors/gurus from the Waxhaw Woodturners club (Waxhaw, NC). Its got good weight and feel, and most importantly the handle matched my bear paw of a hand.
Started with a nice dried piece of firewood (ash we think). Saved a few bucks, learned a new skill. I honor those willing to share their knowledge and time with us novices.

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#1 posted 04-12-2012 12:31 PM

Got to try to make one myself. Nice work of art.

-- Rodman

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#2 posted 04-12-2012 09:33 PM

Nice work.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#3 posted 04-14-2012 03:33 PM

Whack-a-mole worthy! ^_^

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#4 posted 09-14-2012 06:41 PM

book marked.. need some thing for stunning elk’s in winter

-- Englishman in Finland I am guessing that i am Finglish.

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