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Dead Blow Woodworking Mallet

Dead Blow Woodworking Mallet

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A mallet is an essential tool in any woodworker's arsenal, and these plans will guide you through creating a Dead Blow Mallet, one that minimizes rebound, enhances striking force, and protects wood surfaces. 


  1. Reduced Rebound: The unique dead blow design minimizes rebound, offering more control and precision in your strikes.
  2. Enhanced Durability: Robust mortise and tenon joinery to ensure your mallet withstands the rigors of regular use.
  3. Surface Protection: With leather faces, this mallet is designed to protect the surfaces of your woodworking projects from damage.
  4. Versatile Use: Perfect for various woodworking tasks, from joint assembly to chisel work.
  5. Detailed Plans: Plans include precise measurements and diagrams, ensuring you can follow along with ease and accuracy.
  6. Innovative Design Elements: Learn how to make a simple mortise and tenon joint to connect the handle to the head.
  7. Step-by-Step Instructions: Each step is clearly described, making the building process straightforward and enjoyable. 

Recommended tools and materials:

  • Table saw
  • 1-3/4" Fortner bit
  • Drill and driver (Drill press would be best)
  • Sanders
  • Bandsaw for shaping handle (optional)
  • Hardwood lumber

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