Aleut Style 2
From "Popular Mechanics", 1936
Block of hardwood 19" long, 3" wide, 3/4" thick
- To make a stick, cut a half-round or square groove 1/2" wide and 1/4" deep down the center of the wood stock, using a bench saw if one is available.
- Then shape the handle and bore a hole for the forefinger as shown in the drawing.
- Glue a small hardwood block tightly into the far end of the groove.
- After the glue has set, taper the stick to shape.
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