Ebony and Maple carvers mallet

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Project by scrimman posted 01-09-2013 02:40 AM 1192 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

They had a mallet trade at Woodbarter, and I’ve never made one, so I thought ‘what the hell’ and made this. I knew that there was figure inside that old Ebony tree, but this is much, much more than I imagined! I really like it when the wood exceeds your expectations! Its a carver’s mallet. Its round so that glancing blows can help re-direct the cutting edge on the carving tool. I hope y’all like it as much as I do.

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#1 posted 01-09-2013 02:46 AM

Well it sure is beautiful! Probably one of the nicest carving mallets I’ve seen.

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#2 posted 01-09-2013 02:58 AM

Wow that’s a pretty one,cool.

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#3 posted 01-09-2013 04:19 AM

Oh so nice ! Love that grain and the handle looks very comfortable. How big is it overall ?

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#4 posted 01-09-2013 05:21 AM

It’s beautifull.

Love it.

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#5 posted 01-09-2013 07:26 PM

Pity to pound on such a beautiful piece of ebony !

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#6 posted 01-09-2013 07:55 PM

That is a nice-looking piece of ebony. Nice job.

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#7 posted 01-09-2013 08:00 PM

very nice piece of wood lovely job. Alistair

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