LumberJocks

Large Gavel

  • Advertise with us
Project by drbyte posted 02-13-2014 08:44 PM 693 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A large walnut only gavel for ‘daily use’, not as fancy as a presentation gavel but still quite large and hefty. Head is about 3 inches and handle is 12 inches. Makes quite the ‘thud’ when session is called to order! Danish oil finish instead of lacquer so it will not show wear as much.

-- Dennis, WV





3 comments so far

View DIYaholic's profile

DIYaholic

16374 posts in 1574 days


#1 posted 02-13-2014 09:11 PM

The verdict is in….
That is one fine looking gavel!!!

There is a gavel build, in my not too distant future.
It will be part of a desk clock.
I need to do some research, I’m wondering what the history behind them is.
....if there is a tradition or “rule” as to it’s design…
Or does anything go!

Enough about my issues…

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

View drbyte's profile

drbyte

617 posts in 2962 days


#2 posted 02-13-2014 09:55 PM

I’ve looked at and seen a lot of them and I think the “anything goes” mantra seems to be the one!! Sometimes I make one that has a specific pattern on it like the base of the Capitol Building columns but not often. Thanks. Good luck with yours!!

-- Dennis, WV

View Rick's profile

Rick

8286 posts in 1932 days


#3 posted 02-15-2014 06:00 AM

x

-- Deodorant is like Common Sense. Those who need it the most, never use it.

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

HomeRefurbers.com