Dennis originally used hard rubber reeds but they were two brittle. I do not claim or pretend to be an expert on ducks duck calls or duck hunting.
Some early dennis calls even employed metal reeds.
Duck call woodworking plans. Pdf diy woodturning projects duck call plans download. Making your own duck call is a time honored tradition for all duck hunters but it takes time. In the case of a don dennis call the simple answer is wood brass a little cork and a strip of mylar for the reed.
Thank you for supporting free woodworking my etsy shop patreon i really. The parts that make the sound called the guts are available in kit form so once you re set up for drilling and turning it s easy to produce a number of these calls in a short time. Homemade wooden duck call.
My father paid me. Build your own duck call. Designed for close in calling the assembled call insert and barrel creates a raspy duck sound that mallards can t refuse.
Sep 25 2014 custom made duck calls. These are duck calls which i make from select walnut and hard maple. The insert slips into the barrel either wood or acrylic that you turn at the lathe.
How to make a duck call. Build a wood boat simple dresser drawer plans woodworking projects free. I was born in the midwest and as such grew up hunting and fishing.
Duck call are an easy lathe project and can be done in about 30 min. Whether you hunt with gun or a camera a game call is a wonderful turning project. This is a project that i have long wanted to do.
For lathe owning duck hunters that quest has just gotten a bit easier and more fun with the call insert kit parts shown at right. If you make this project i d really like to see it you can always share your projects on my website. There comes a time in every mans life when he watches way too much duck dynasty and feels inspired to build his own call.
Heck i don t even live near ducks. The design is inspire by calls used by hunters in the forked deer river bottomlands in west tennessee during the 1940 s and 1950 s. Free custom duck calls plans so what goes into the making of a championship duck call.
Woodturning projects duck call plans for wood boiler storage building design plans woodturning projects duck call woodworking building a desk quick and easy wood projects custom dresser plans. Unfortunately when i moved away to florida at a young age there was no more hunting though i do get to fish still. Finishing the call allows your artistic ability to shine add designs with paint stains or even wood burning.
Here s a link to some of the tools i used in this video i upload a new project video every friday. See more ideas about duck calls duck woodworking. Finish the call by inserting the reed end of the tone board into the barrel.
But the classic game call in all its many forms is the duck call.