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How to Make a Coopered Wooden Bucket

James D. Gaster

"[How to Make a Coopered Wooden Bucket] is the definitive book
on Coopered work, very highly recommended!!"
- Scott Phillips, host of American Woodshop and American Home Shop (PBS)

BOOK
James Gaster guides you through the construction of an historically authentic wooden stave bucket, explaining the terms and tools used. The instructions are tailored to the hand tools available to today's woodworkers and are accompanied by detailed illustrations.

Chapters include: Tools & Materials Needed, Selecting Wood, Shaping & Binding, Smoothing the Outside of the Bucket, How to Care for Your Bucket and more.

DVD
This how-to DVD will guide you through the construction of an historically authentic wooden bucket, explaining the terms and tools used as the DVD progresses. The DVD is keyed to the steps in the book so you can read the book and watch the same steps on the DVD. The DVD also includes some extra information about tools and multiple methods of doing some of the steps. This is a 64 minute DVD (NTSC format). A great companion to the book by the same name.

 

90 pages, Paperback, B&W, 8" x 9", 2004
Order Number:
AP-BB151.......$16.99
DVD
64 minutes, 2010
Order Number:
AP-BB151D...........$21.99
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