Introduction: Cool Meeting Gavel

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I refinished an old mallet for use as a gavel for my library's Teen Advisory Board meetings.
It had a paper head which I primed with watered down Elmer's, and I sanded the wood handle. I spray painted it red, masked, the sprayed a few coats of black.


blackholeseeker (author)2015-07-01

Cool! the flames really top it off. also, try a warhammer!

kicker109 (author)2008-09-14

Hey what wood did you use for that Gavel? but it does actually look cool just i would of used a lathe to get the cool dents in the wood. and lastly how did you even make it?

KentsOkay (author)kicker1092008-09-15

The gavel was already made when I acquired it. I believe it was made of pine.

kicker109 (author)KentsOkay2008-09-20

pine bruses easily for mine i used either brazillian cherry or mahogomy they are also extremily heavy and bang louder

Gjdj3 (author)2008-06-28

That is pretty awesome. I could definetly do that type of paint job with some other things I have around the house. Really cool.

KentsOkay (author)2008-04-16

LOL, believe me, in use it looks bad ass.

whitish (author)2008-04-10

ooooooooooo slightly satanic... o.0

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