The Best Design for a Round Mallet, Part 2: My Family of Mallets

Four different mallet designs and two baby mallets

After splitting my mallet log into quarters (see part one of this project by clicking here) I turned to the lathe work. I produced four different mallets, each one with its own unique handle. I turned the first and the second handles identical, then altered one of them into a hexagonal shape. I was curious to see if this handle would feel better in my hand, theorizing that because in […]

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