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Oak walking stick made of two pieces, joined with a round mortise and tendon, strips of walnut and maple added between the two segments. bottom piece turned to a tapered point on a lathe.

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#1 posted 05-02-2014 02:53 PM

Looks good!Maybe you could make another round tenon on the top and glue on a carved handle with a mortise?

-- A poor workman blames his tools. Mr.B, Ontario Canada -

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#2 posted 05-02-2014 08:29 PM

What do you have to do now to make it into a “Finished Woodworking Project”?

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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#3 posted 05-02-2014 08:33 PM

Put a tip on it and it becomes a billiard cue.

-- Support woodworking hand models. Buy me a sawstop.

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#4 posted 05-02-2014 08:34 PM

Sand it down and apply a coat of mineral oil on it, I might add a brass ferrule on the bottom as well to keep the wood from getting damaged.l. On other sticks that I have made I have also drilled a hole in the end of the bottom and added a small bolt and sharpened it to a point to use when walking on ice.

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