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
Stay safe while turning! Heavy-duty, comfortable design protects you from flying chips and shavings, and keeps dust from getting into your shirt.One size fits all.41" long.Removable hook-and-loop collar stops shavings and chips from getting into your shirt.Criss-cross straps rest on your shoulders and not your neck.Two inside pockets for dust-free storage plus outside pencil pocket.Genuine leather.
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
Let's face it, every pen turner occasionally blows out a blank or trims it too short. Don't fret, though-this pack of replacement pen tubes has you covered. The brass tubes are precisely dimensioned for smooth action and neat alignment of the final pen. Glue tubes in place with with medium CA (cyanoacrylate) glue or two-part fast drying epoxy.