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Project by wadestock posted 08-16-2008 01:56 AM 3682 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I made the mallet out of maple and cherry, some oak on the handle to give it a better feel in the hand. The bench hook is maple and the marking gauge is cherry and maple. All crude but useful.





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lew

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#1 posted 08-16-2008 02:39 AM

Great looking tools!

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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PurpLev

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#2 posted 08-16-2008 03:13 AM

Useful- thats what it’s all about, and SELF MADE! which is priceless.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Bigbuck

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#3 posted 08-16-2008 04:29 AM

They look better than some of the tools I have made. But like you say who cares as long as they do the job.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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Maddhatter

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#4 posted 08-16-2008 04:30 AM

Well Done -

Hand Made – the only way to fly

-- Norm (AKA - The Maddhatter), Middletown DE

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griff

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#5 posted 08-16-2008 05:55 AM

Very nice, I need to make me a mallet. very good build

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 08-16-2008 02:08 PM

Very Nice!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Callum Kendall

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#7 posted 08-17-2008 11:44 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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brianinpa

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#8 posted 08-18-2008 12:35 AM

Hand made tools are the best to use. Nice job.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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