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Vlad the Vulgar Vulture

Vlad the Vulgar Vulture

This menacing scavenger is the Darth Vader of the bird world By David Wakefield   While Vlad looks menacing, he is a lot of fun not only to make, but to play with. Vlad features a new dual-action mechanism which allows his head to bob and shoulders and wings to […]

by June 1, 2016 Videos
Harold the Hurried Hummingbird Video

Harold the Hurried Hummingbird Video

Simple mechanism makes the wings flutter fast By David Wakefield Harold the Hurried Hummingbird’s mechanism is simpler than many others. In fact, if you can drill holes, you can make this mechanism. Scroll down to see Harold in action.

by March 16, 2016 Videos
SawStop Jobsite Saw Review

SawStop Jobsite Saw Review

The SawStop Jobsite Saw makes a great addition to our readers’ shops. Not only does it fold for easy storage, but it includes many features to keep you safe. It also includes some perks usually only seen in more expensive saws. Our technical editor, Bob Duncan, put the saw through […]

by February 5, 2016 Product Reviews, Videos
Pixelcraft Exploding Prank Bank

Pixelcraft Exploding Prank Bank

Simple bank hides a surprising secret By Mark Stevenson Download the attached patterns below to make it easy to print the graphics onto the backing sheet for your labels of choice with an inkjet printer.While the print is still fresh, carefully press the sides and top down onto the paper […]

by December 9, 2015 Patterns, Videos
Gizmos & Gadgets 2015 Videos

Gizmos & Gadgets 2015 Videos

It’s hard to get the full effect of many of the projects in the Gizmos & Gadgets 2015 Special Issue. You really need to see them in action. Scroll down to see videos of many of the projects in motion.       Watch Chris Fitch’s Cowboy Automaton ride his horse […]

by September 29, 2015 Special Issues, Videos
Wooden Gear Clock

Wooden Gear Clock

Additional exploded drawings and a video of the clock in action In the Ultimate Scroll Saw Woodworking Pattern Collection, Brian Law shared another wooden gear clock pattern. While the video of the clock in motion is coming soon, we’ve included a few more exploded drawings of the clock to help […]

by March 6, 2014 Videos
A Tale of Two Frogs video

A Tale of Two Frogs video

Watch the frog boxes crawl or hop, open, and close their mouths In Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring 2014 (Issue 54), John Hutchinson demonstrated how to make animated bull frog and rain forest frog boxes. This video shows the frogs in action.

by January 13, 2014 Videos
Building a Boomerang Launcher

Building a Boomerang Launcher

Use scrap pine, rubber bands, and cardboard to build a fun toy with and for kids In Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Fall 2013 (Issue 52) Bob Gilsdorf demonstrated how to create a rubber-band powered boomerang launcher. Scroll down to see a video of the launcher in action. Zany Wooden […]

by June 27, 2013 Videos
Steampunk Puzzle Box

Steampunk Puzzle Box

Follow the clues to unlock the gears and reveal a hidden box In the Fall 2013 issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts (Issue 52), John Rhyne demonstrated how to combine intarsia, wooden gears, and a basic scroll saw box together to create a Steampunk-inspired puzzle box. Scroll down to […]

by June 27, 2013 Videos
Shark Bait Kinetic Sculpture Video

Shark Bait Kinetic Sculpture Video

Amaze viewers with these irregularly shaped working gears In Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Summer 2013 (Issue 51) Clayton Boyer and Forrest Burnette showed how to create and finish a hand-powered kinetic sculpture. Below is a video of the sculpture in action. Natural Wooden Toys | Getting Started in Pinewood Derby

by April 8, 2013 Videos