another bubinga handle

  • Advertise with us
Project by Woodworker_Collins posted 532 days ago 1141 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After my friend who does metalwork seen the tool handle i made for my file he was wondering could i make him a similar one for a blade he made i had no problem with it and here it is, it is pretty similar to the other but with a few changes overall i prefer this one, it just has a better feel

-- Adam, Ireland,

5 comments so far

View GenerationWW's profile


521 posts in 881 days

#1 posted 532 days ago

Looks great! Nice job.

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ for free!

View stefang's profile


12935 posts in 1966 days

#2 posted 532 days ago


-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View Ken90712's profile


14878 posts in 1820 days

#3 posted 531 days ago

Well done.

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

View JR_Dog's profile


526 posts in 951 days

#4 posted 531 days ago

Nice job! I’ve worked with Bubinga in the past as well and wondered how you felt about turning it? I just recently got a lathe and have a few old pieces hanging around and thought I’d try it out. However I do think this is one of the species you need to be careful with the dust from; may be toxic.

Thanks and again it looks great.

View Fishinbo's profile


11216 posts in 807 days

#5 posted 530 days ago

Dig the unique handle. Like the wood and the beautiful shape. Great job!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase