Making More Wooden Mechanical Models: 13 Designs with Visible Wheels, Cranks, Pistons, Cogs and Cams - Alan & Gill BridgewaterCincinnati: Popular Woodworking Books, 1999, Paperback.
Condition: Very Good.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Diagrams; Cutaways; 2 column text; Plans;
From the cover: “Renowned woodworkers Alan and Gill Bridgewater are back with 13 more ingenious mechanical woodworking projects that you’ll love to build. From cutting to finishing, you’ll hone a range of woodworking skills as you craft these fascinating models, all of which are shop tested to guarantee smooth movements.
The Bridgewaters’ superb instructions make construction surprisingly easy, featuring step-by-step photos, hand-rendered drawings and templates. In addition, special problem solving tips ensure every cog, cam and gear performs flawlessly.
These mechanical models make wonderful gifts, delighting all as each piece springs to life with the turn of a crank or the pull of a lever. Best of all, most require only basic tools and materials, so you can build all 13 projects without spending a fortune in supplies.
Enjoy the special satisfaction of crafting mechanical wooden models. You’ll be amazed at what they can do!”