This custom ice pick will have a hand sculpted handle made of seasoned birch wood.
The rough general shape is achieved with a bandsaw and is then smoothed using a block plane.
It's time to apply some texture on the wood:
Once the desired grip texture is reached, we proceed to enhace it using some heat:
Next stage: gluing the spike and varnishing...
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