OTT First aluminum core and first Mule

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  1. jamen

    jamen New Member

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    Here's my first attempt at laminating a Ali core and adding stainless steel pins n lanyard tube. What a pain to sand pins level with the wood, a lot was learned and a lot more time was spent. Scaled in a natural fork of Zelcova serrata. Finished in satin wipe on poly n beeswax. Set up with looped 2040s she's my new favorite. Thanks @Toddy for mule! Thanks for looking guys![​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  2. ryan paul

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    she my new favorite as well. thats as good as it gets. love the ergo!!!
     
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  3. vetryan15

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    That turned out awesome
     
  4. Mr Muz

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    Looks great.
     
  5. Clever Moniker

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    Awesome man!! Doesn't look like a first attempt. :) Great job.
     
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    Came out nice
     
  7. jamen

    jamen New Member

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    Thanks, I've scaled a few rooky knives but this is my first real deal sling with some substantial weight and balance. It's my next step beyond carving natties and maybe some multplex frames from the templates created by the good people of the community.

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  8. jamen

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    Thank you sir. It's funny how every sling I build becomes my new favorite.

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  9. jamen

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    Thanks!

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    Thanks man

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  11. jamen

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    Thanks man, she fits pretty well in my medium sized hands. Next one will be at 90% I think.

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  12. Devils son in law

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    Good job on that one!!!
     
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  13. thehappyhippy

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    Very nice work
     
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  14. Diaboloslinger

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    Love it!
     
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  15. Jim S.

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    Good looking work !!
     
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    Nice

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    Oooooh now that there is very nice sir....very nice:tu:
    For a first attempt at an alli core you did exceptionally well bud.:tu:
     
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  18. Bone

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    Nice job! Looks great!
     
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  19. twang

    twang Well-Known Member

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    nice grain.s/steel is hard.should last.
     
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  20. KawKan

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    You definitely hit the ground running!
    Lovely work.
     
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