I’ve long admired the plum bob collections of many woodworkers, but having no flea markets nearby, I don’t have access to look for any, so decided to just make some and hang them in my shop from the rafters. Then decided to make each one out of a different species of wood, so it will be a ‘collection’ of its own! The first ones are flame box elder, cocobolo, apricot, osage orange and dyed maple. Just ordered more kits from Craft Supplies USA, so I can get busy adding to the set!
Second photo (hanging) shows one of fruitwood cherry on the left.
The tiny ones are from a 1” wood blank, the larger are about 2-1/4”.