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Shipswheel Nutcracker This is a great project to use as a holiday gift for when you are visiting friends and relatives.It is an especially effective gift when presented with a nice selection of nuts in the shell.
Pairing the nuts with the nutcracker establishes that this work of art is not just for looking at and admiring, but for practical use as well.Adding nuts to the gift also gets the party going, because no sooner than the gift is opened, good friends are sitting around snacking.
I've made many variations of this bowl and nutcracker combination.As in the one shown here, one possibility is to singe the rim and an inside ring.I used spalted beech, but you might prefer using your favorite wood for this project.
Your choice of wood can give the piece the look and feel you want to achieve.Mount the Stock and True the OutsideMount a 12" by 3" blank using a scr*w chuck.If you vary the stock size, remember that the nutcracker requires a minimum of 1 ½" for the recessed base and spigot.
Because the surface of the stock is flat, the scr*w chuck will make a tight, secure connection between...