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Unread 05-10-2017, 10:21 PM   #4
Dictamnus Albus
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wood replacement handles for rake or shovel work fine
but you can also go with PVC pipe aswell
as long as you dont mind the flex, or plan on having a large heavy spear head

as far as tapplastics goes, very little of what they sell will do for a handle
(it will be to brittle)
but depending on the head shape, you could use acrylic sheet
instashape, or a couple other products

but its much cheaper to check the hardware stores before buying online
(shipping makes projects non cost effecient)

as for a guide on materials, give this a look, it dont have everything
but gives a general overview for commonly used products
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis...44KKXRd3exJVm0
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