projects for making working locks entirely from wood will present
an an exciting challenge to woodworkers. "The Big Book of Wooden
Locks" presents all of the most popular wooden lock projects
of Tim Detweiler, the "Lock Man," from his first two books
(Making Working Wooden Locks and Making More Working Wooden Locks).
Detweiller's beautiful and complex wooden lock designs have captivated
woodworkers around the world. These amazing projects are all fully
functional and are constructed entirely in wood, with no metal parts.
Step-by-step instructions, complete dimensioned drawings, and color
photographs give readers complete information on constructing each
project. These intricate designs will challenge readers' woodworking
skills, teach techniques for creating wooden mechanisms and puzzles,
and produce impressive, beautiful creations that testify to the
builder's skill and woodworking accomplishments. From a simple warded
lock with key to a complex push-button combination lock, these projects
are fantastic conversation starters and make highly impressive gifts.
NOTE: This item DOES NOT include the plan for "Bank and Safe"
from Making More Working Wooden Locks. That is available in item
number 15-122, the PDF download of Making More Working Wooden Locks.
All other plans from the first two books are included in The Big
Book of Wooden Locks.