Hand Tools

Subject:
Durable finish *PIC*

Warren in Lancaster, PA

The finish on both these handle is shellac. The turned handle is apple and was made 35 years ago. The wood was never sanded; the finish was never sanded. It has been used hard over the years. Shellac is tough.

The beech handle was made last spring. before this picture was taken it had a drop of water on it that took five hours to evaporate.

© 1998 - 2017 by Ellis Walentine. All rights reserved.
No parts of this web site may be reproduced in any form or by
any means without the written permission of the publisher.

WOODCENTRAL, P.O. BOX 493, SPRINGTOWN, PA 18081