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Common Gavel

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Project by Derec posted 02-05-2013 08:31 PM 810 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this last week, then dropped it off with a Brother of mine who owns a sign making business who put the Square and Compass on it for me.

I was just messing around with no real intentions of making anything when I cut a scrap piece of 2×6 I had and saw the knot in the wood. I like the way it looked and thought it would look good on the top of a gavel.

I had a nice piece of a furring strip left over from a shelving project which I notched out. Then I chiseled out a mortise to fit it in and glued and clamped it together.

I will be using it tonight when I confer a Second Degree!

-- Derec





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 02-06-2013 12:19 AM

Nice mallet,

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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whitebeast88

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#2 posted 02-06-2013 12:35 AM

very nice,i wish when i was “messing around” i could create something that nice.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#3 posted 02-07-2013 02:53 PM

Wonderful shape on that mallet. Love the knot!

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