Beechwood Mallet

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YOI. will see from itin' drawing thai the bandle passes right through Lbe head and is kept in position by its tapered shape, Prepare I he main l>lin"k ti>i the head as shown below. Note sides draw the In per of the handle ami mark in accordingly OIL ihr bottöffl iJCi,

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dial the sli-iking fiLce* slope inlaid* Inwards flie bottom. The extent of these slopes sliuti Id be arranged -iO that Lhc\ Converge iippi-oxima Lfily U* tile elbow when (Tie mallet is in use. In this way i|„ -11-i k--:- : j-- T-.I.: .: I liLiln : ■ 11 ■: 11-- as Stli^Ut Ufd here. The side faCfN can also converge slishdy toward*. the bottom. Before planing the side?, however, mark on the top (be jkjsLui«* of the mortise for ihe handle and irfpiarc the lin™ around lhi" sides on die botLom Face. Acwa the

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hit. You will realise thai ii is essential (hat the handle makes a dose fit right along ihe length ol ihe mortise. En oiher words the sides of the iiIhw-tilCS most lie exactly straight and flat. The reason for (hi* is thai iT you make [he mortise hollow the wood on thca^kuig face ivill eventually he knocked in as suggested above» It is necessary, therefore, to test with a sUainht-cdtfC frequently.

The (a]>Ci" of the bandle is obvious. Von can plane it away approximately and then finally f|[ it bv actual 4 rial ill the tnorlue. Ill il^ lMrkin-sr iL need l>e no more than a luind-ughi tl l . Note i hat, aldiougEi it is rounded beneath the mortise m as to give a comfortable grip for the hand, a stpure is left at the bottom, litis helps io minimise any tendency Lor the whole Lliing to fly out of the hand when in use. I-' i na I ly any si i a i p edges or comers a re bevelled.

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Till] const i'oetion of this i^ oliväous from the diagram. Ilie Hlent should ttuke a hand-titflit lit ill the morlise. Note ihac the -.roull notch at the üide i« wi-il^-sbaped. The wedge .should fit closely throughout m Ir-ngth.

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