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Mallet (dead blow)

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Project by Tector posted 10-09-2018 12:24 AM 753 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Decided to make a mallet for the shop. Found several tutorials, video’s and posts on LJ to help guide me along. Material is English walnut and Walnut. The center was hollowed and filled with BBs. The head is 3X3X5” affixed to a 14” handle. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to let me know.





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woodcox

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#1 posted 10-09-2018 04:11 AM

Nice mallet. I like the Eng. walnut there.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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christherookie

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#2 posted 10-09-2018 03:17 PM

Looks great. I made my first mallet years ago using a…ummm…circular saw. It’s useful but not necessarily pretty, or symmetrical for that matter. Time for me to make one the right way.

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#3 posted 10-10-2018 12:28 AM

Nicely constructed and finished mallet. Great job!

-- AJ

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Tector

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#4 posted 10-10-2018 01:47 AM

@woodcox, thank you! I made a beautiful tea candle holder out of the same batch of English walnut. I’ll have to post it as well.

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Tector

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#5 posted 10-10-2018 01:50 AM

@christherookie, wow. Plenty of ways to accomplish a task. Admittedly, the circular saw wouldn’t have been my go to. But one must adapt and overcome. Don’t be shy, make a new hammer. They are fun builds.

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Tector

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#6 posted 10-10-2018 01:50 AM

@AJ1104, thank you! Really appreciate it.

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