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My first wooden mallet

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Project by SeanEverett posted 01-13-2013 04:30 AM 734 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at a wooden mallet. The head is red oak and purpleheart, the handle is made from a leftover scrap of treated pine, finished it with BLO. I will be starting on my second tomorrow. I have some maple I’ve been itching to use. Will post it when I’m done.

-- People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results.- Albert Einstein





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#1 posted 01-13-2013 05:24 AM

Very nice mallet Sean

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#2 posted 01-13-2013 05:37 AM

Thanks Jim.

-- People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results.- Albert Einstein

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#3 posted 01-13-2013 09:31 AM

Looks good

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

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#4 posted 01-13-2013 01:03 PM

Nice mallet. Stop now if you build any more it becomes an addiction.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#5 posted 01-13-2013 03:29 PM

The mallet is very nice. Not sure what BLO is, but the finish looks great.

-- Trying, but lots to learn.....

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