Wood puzzle diagram:
For anyone interested in making the 'Fascinating Wooden Puzzle' featured in my YouTube vid http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=slHo07SQz54.
I was lucky enough to be given a Fender Squier Bass which had been partly restored after some heavy damage. I've completed the restoration and left it a natural wood finish. It looks and sounds wonderful but it hasn't improved my playing at all!
Working with wood
I've always loved working with wood and now that power tools like scroll saws, band saws, routers etc. are so cheap that they come within budget, I am starting to produce work that I am very pleased with.
Prince of Wales Daimler
Scratch built from Model Engineering Magazine plans. Wooden bodywork and brass fittings.
50 gun warship
Scratch built. Detailed and lit interior. Mounted on pine plinth.
Built from Panart kit with reference to The Period Ship Hanbook by Keith Julier.
Like the Royal Caroline - Panart kit and built using the same reference book.
Solid pine 8 piece puzzle, natural finish.
Scratchbuilt 1/12 scale Public Bar
I got the plans for this lovely little trinket box that has a puzzle opening mechanism from Bruce Viney's super site :
He's got loads of other free plans - a visit for all woodworkers is a must!
I made mine from bits of a 1950's wardrobe I rescued from a skip.
You could probably make a better one...
Pear tree puzzle
Solid pine 6 piece puzzle, oiled finish