Believe it or not, one man's trash is also that same man's treasure, and this book will tell you all about it. If your scrap pile is getting a bit too large, this book will give you just the projects you need to knock it back down and be left with wonderfully creative objects for essentially nothing! This includes many useful items for your home, office and garden: wooden salad servers, a serving platter, deluxe meat tenderizer, letter rack, tool caddy, charming bird house, and more. Each project is explained in clear, straightforward terms, with step-by-step photos. Whatever your abilities, there are plenty of projects and ideas to help you turn little bits and pieces into beautiful accessories like those found in high-end specialty shops. Paperback. 176 pages. Contents: IntroductionPart 1: Basics1. Tools2. Materials3. Techniques4. Serving Platter5. Marble Game6. Ring Box7. Picture/Mirror Frame8. Meat Tenderizer9. Wedge End Box10. Pasta Measurer11. Salad Serving Forks12. Desk Tidy13. Pen Case/Necklace Box14. Floating Shelves15. Collectors Tray16. Sliding Dovetail Lid Box17. Japanese Work Trestle18. Letter Rack19. Recipe Book Holder20. Bird Box21. Garden Planter22. Tool Caddy23. Angle-Poise LampSuppliersResourcesGlossaryAbout the AuthorIndex About the Author: Derek Jones began work as an apprentice to a cabinetmaker, learning the meticulous skills needed for fine furniture making. He later took on his own furniture commissions and is now the editor of Furniture & Cabinetmaking magazine and author of several books.Woodworking From the Scrap Pile Preview
A complete set of bushings for the Pill Holder Hardware Kit. These bushings are precisely machined to match the diameters of the pill holder blank, allowing you to achieve smooth, perfectly flush seams. Simply turn your blank to match the bushing diameters, leaving a bit of extra material to allow for sanding.Technical Details:The Pill Holder Bushing Set is made of steel-hard enough for excellent durability, yet soft enough to prevent damage to your turning tools.2-piece bushing setBushings are designed to work with the Pill Holder Hardware Kit (#28638, sold separately).Fits Mandrel A (#43537, sold separately).Tip: when turning light-colored woods, apply a bit of CA glue to the bushings to prevent metal dust from migrating onto the turning blank.
Crafted from two pieces of precisely machined maple with a rosewood finish, this elegant pen box radiates taste and sophistication. Use it for display at craft shows, desktop storage or as a presentation case. Smooth-action cylinder hinges open to 90° and stay open for easy access to your pens. Pen boxes are shipped with a smooth finish that shows off the natural grain of the wood. This pen case is also available in a single pen design (53482, sold separately). Smooth-action cylinder hingesLid stops at 90°Smooth, attractive finish2-3/16''W x 6-5/8''L x 15/16''HSlot for each pen is 5/8''W x 5-7/8''L