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Project by ghost5 posted 03-10-2013 10:49 PM 1413 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I was gathering some wood from the drying shed before the big storms get here and found a piece of oak that had this mallet hidden in it. All of the turning except rounding the top end and parting off was done with a 1” roughing gouge. Why? Just because. It was cutting good, I was riding the bevel and getting a good smooth finish so I kept going.

It is 11” long and the head is 2” wide. Finish is 6 coats of WOP sanded with 800 grit after 3 coats then sanded with 2000 grit after 3 more then coated with Johnson’s No Buff Floor Wax.

-- Tommy, http://www.followingghost.com





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#1 posted 03-11-2013 12:36 AM

To nice to use…Thx for posting…

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#2 posted 03-11-2013 01:29 AM

That is a beauty – I bet it would cause quite a headache :-)

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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