Introduction: Carving Mallet, How to Make

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From wood fire to Carving Mallet, a trip with only hand tools and fire.

Step 1: Preform

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After choosing a good log, I remove the bark with axe and saw it

Step 2: Roundig

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I clamp it (with high tech instruments). Cleaning and rounding with Restaured hand plane and ergonomice with spokeshave

Step 3: Finish

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For the finish, I use fire and Homemade beeswax and olive oil

Step 4: The Result

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A travel from a tree to a hand tool

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Comments

colt1005 (author)2017-11-17

What wood is good for this project

Wood Eater (author)colt10052017-11-17

For a mallet the hardest wood you have is the better. In this case I use apple tree wood from rough pruning because I want to make all process from the tree to the workbench

ClenseYourPallet (author)2017-11-17

Nice looking mallet.

MillennialDIYer (author)2017-11-16

Cool project. Now I'll be able to play Wack-a-mole like a pro!

jajaja a great game, thanks to see and comment

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