|Project by pastahill||posted 12-11-2013 01:51 PM||2455 views||1 time favorited||7 comments|
A few month ago i found this very old “French Wrench” ( i love this word ). Now it was time to restore it. The handle was cracked, so i made a new one out of cherry. I sanded and polished the metal to a nice shine and grinded the inside of the clawes that it closes corectly, because it had a lot of wear. Now it works correctly and smooth. The handle has a hexagonal shape and was turned on my small lathe. A few coates of BLO and shellac gives a nice protection and colour.
-- If anybody find spelling mistakes, can keep them!