Leaping Trout

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Project by Whitt posted 10-06-2012 12:59 PM 1157 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have wanted to attempt a leaping trout handle for a while and sapling I found along the river gave me the chance. Just had to steam bend the root for the trout, a little whittling and some paint and the beautiful bark did the rest.

-- "May the Grain be with You, Always"

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#1 posted 10-06-2012 02:12 PM

Great design and execution—but, being a trout fisherman, I’m a sucker for this.

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#2 posted 10-06-2012 02:24 PM

Good imagination. Well done.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 10-06-2012 02:42 PM

Very well done! I really like it!
Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#4 posted 10-06-2012 04:48 PM

Great use of Imagination….. Nice looking Trout.

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#5 posted 10-06-2012 07:11 PM

Very Neat, from Sapling to Trout!!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#6 posted 10-06-2012 07:25 PM

Great job, thanks for sharing it with us!

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#7 posted 10-07-2012 03:10 PM

very cool.

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#8 posted 10-07-2012 05:49 PM

I like this cane; it’s very well done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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