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Woodworking and Scroll Saw projects and plans for everything from Engines to Toys.

Note: Plans are provided as a downloadable PDF files.
Whenever possible my plans are designed to be attached directly to the material you are working on.

Scroll Saw Nut Cracker 1
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Scroll Saw Nutcracker
by James Eckert

I have always wanted to make a Scroll Saw Nut Cracker and here it is. This is a compound scrolling project where you cut several parts and assemble them into something wonderful. I highly recommend this project for anyone who likes 3D scroll projects and Nutcrackers.

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$3.00
Retro Speaker
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Mini Vintage Speaker Box
by James Eckert

This design is fro a speaker enclosure designed to mimic a 1930s style speaker. It is sized to fit a 2.25" speaker.

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Pagoda Lantern 1
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Pagoda Lantern
by James Eckert

A Fine Scroll Saw Pagoda Lantern. This plan contains many angle cuts to produce a very rewarding result.

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$5.00
Capacitance Touch Pad
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Capacitance Touch Pad
by James Eckert

Pattern for Capacitance Touch Pad for the MPR121 Capacitive Touch Sensor Module. This pattern is provided as and does not contain instruction on making the touch pad. See Linked video for how I made it.

On YouTube!

$0.00 (FREE!)
3D Print Steam Whistle1
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Steam Whistle
by James Eckert

The is a 3D print version of my Wood Steam Whistle design. View the YouTube Video to see it in action.

Purchase includes stl files for 3D Printing yourself, Not the printed Item.

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$1.00
Wood Steam Whistle
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Wood Steam Whistle
by James Eckert

This scroll saw project is a wooden whistle designed in the style of a steam whistle. It is a fairly quick and satisfying project that uses simple angled cuts to achieve complex results. Of course the whistle is not intended for use with steam.

On YouTube!

$1.75
Simple 3D Printed Whistle
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Simple Whistle
by James Eckert

3D Print Version of my Wooden Whistle

Purchase includes stl files for 3D Printing yourself, Not the printed Item.

$0.00 (FREE!)
DIY Pong Paddles
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Pong Paddles
by James Eckert

Small Paddles I designed for an Arduino Pong game. Plans include patterns for scroll saw and a 3d printed version.

$0.00 (FREE!)
WallTree
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WallTree
by James Eckert

This multilevel wall mount coat rack is sure to turn some heads.

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$2.50
Bull's Head full size
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Bull's Head
by James Eckert

The Bull's Head is a quick fun scroll saw plan that can be made start to finish in just a couple of hours. Plans have a full size version just under 31 inches wide perfect for hanging on a wall or over a door,and a small version 4.5 inches wide perfect for a refrigerator magnet or toy barn.

$1.50
Gravity Light 1
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Grav-Light
by James Eckert

Platform for kinetic energy conversion and experimentation.This Gravity Light project is very challenging.The focus of the 26 page plan is the gearbox and alternator.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw ,Drill Press

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$5.00
ESP8266  Enclosure
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ESP8266 Enclosure
by James Eckert

This Scroll Saw Pattern is an enclosure designed to fit the ESP8266-01 wireless module and a battery holder to for 2 C batteries.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw ,Drill

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$0.00 (FREE!)
DHT22 Houseing
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DHT22 Enclosure
by James Eckert

This Enclosure is designed to house the DHT22/AM2302 Temperature and Humidity sensor. While allowing air flow and reducing direct contact with rain and snow.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw ,Drill

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Chicken water hook
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Corner Hook
by James Eckert

This Scroll Saw Pattern is a great chicken coop space saver. This Corner Hook is design to fit a small hanging chicken water dish.

$0.00 (FREE!)
Chicken Perch 1
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Chicken Perch
by James Eckert

A Quick and Easy to Make Chicken Perch.

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Pi Wall Mount 1
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Wall Mount PI Enclosure
by James Eckert

Custom wall mount enclosure for use with the Raspberry Pi B+

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$0.00 (FREE!)
3d Till-Cash Register
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3D Till/Cash Register
by James Eckert

This Compound Scrolling plan produces a fine Cash Register. It is sized to work with many children's small doll play sets and is quick to make. Finished item is about 1 1/4".
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill

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$1.00
Air Boat
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Bottle Boat Test Platform
by James Eckert

Plans for a compressed air bottle boat intended for testing of air engines. This 14 page set of Scoll Saw plans include Boat Platform, Air Hookup and Air Mount, 2 Props, Prop/Rudder Assembly, Cardan shaft/Universal Joint, Mount for Pentabello engine.Engine Plans sold separately
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$2.00
Games Pieces1
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Games Pieces Rocket Ship
by James Eckert

Compound Scroll Saw Games Pieces

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Zombie Shooter
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Rubber Band Loom Zombie Shooter
by James Eckert

The Rubber Band Loom Zombie Shooter is fun Slingshot and Target Scroll Saw project for whole family. Of course you will need someone to make the rubber band parts.Warning Eye Injury Risk! Never Shoot people or pets with Zombie Shooter(Slingshot).

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Christmas Engine 1
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Christmas Engine
by James Eckert

This Christmas themed coffee cup Stirling Engine is whimsical and fun to build. Less skill is required to build this engine than most of my other engines.To make it without rescaling the plans requires a Coffee Mug with straight sides and top inner diameter of about 3".
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$2.00
Fish Tank Plans
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Fish Tank
by James Eckert

Small Fish Tank Plans. This homemade aquarium is perfect for a small Goldfish or Betta. Size of glass portion about 8" x 5" x 5".
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill press, Glass cutter

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$2.00
Hospital Set 3
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Toy Hospital Set 3
by James Eckert

Toy Hospital Set 3, Table, Defibrillator, Stand and tools
This plan set makes a Hospital Table that fits with the Bed in plan set 1 and the Wheel Chair in plan set 2. It also has plans for a Defibrillator, IV Stand, Reflex Hammer and Scalpel.It is quick and fun scroll saw project that is sure to amuse.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Toy Wheel Chair and Crutches
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Toy Hospital Set 2
by James Eckert

Toy Hospital Set 2, Wheelchair and Crutches
This plan makes a small Wheelchair and Crutches that is sized nicely to fit smaller stuffed animals. It is quick and fun scroll saw project that is sure to amuse. Wheelchair is about L9" x W6" x H8".
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill

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$2.00
Toy Hospital Bed scroll saw project
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Toy Hospital Set 1
by James Eckert

Toy Hospital Set 1, Hospital Bed and Accessories
This plan makes a small bed that is sized nicely to fit smaller stuffed animals. It is quick and fun scroll saw project that is sure to amuse. Finished Bed is 11 3/4" x 6 1/2" and breaks down nicely for storage.
Note: plan does not include mattress pattern.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill

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$1.75
Mini Radial Air Engine Front
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Mini Radial Air Engine
by James Eckert

This small pneumatic engine is built on the piston valve design most of my other air engine use only smaller sharing a piston diameter with the Mini V8. Because of the radial configuration it is easier to build then the V8 but still difficult compared to the larger engines.

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$3.00
Wooden Helicoptor
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Wooden Helicopter
by James Eckert

This Wooden Helicopter scroll saw project feature an amazing bevel gear drive.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill

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$1.75
3d Table and Lamp
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3D Table and Lamp
by James Eckert

This 3d Table and Lamp is a quick fun scrolling project that makes a fine addition to any doll house.Finished items stand about 3" tall together.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill

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$1.00
 	Pentabellow Rotary Air Engine 1
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Pentabellow Rotary Air Engine
by James Eckert

This odd bellows driven rotary engine is one of a kind. Inspired by early aircraft rotary engines. The entire engine rotates around a central shaft.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$3.00
Mini V8 front top
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Mini V8 Air Engine
by James Eckert

Mini V8 Air Engine. This ultra small V8 engine is a challenge to build because of its size. But the satisfaction is that much greater when you get it running.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$3.00
2nd Free Wooden Cross Plans
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Wooden Cross 2
by James Eckert

This Free Scroll Saw pattern is my 2nd Wooden Cross design that hangs on the wall, enjoy.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

$0.00 (FREE!)
Electric Motor
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Nine Nail Electric Motor
by James Eckert

These plans are for my adaptation of a strange electric motor. I came across a drawing and explanation of one in a 1940s magazine. Inspired by that, I had to design and make my own.
Warning Electromagnet gets hot after a few minutes of run time!
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw ,Drill Press

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$2.00
Wooden Cross
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Wooden Cross
by James Eckert

This Free Scroll Saw pattern is for a Wooden Cross that hangs on the wall.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill Press

$0.00 (FREE!)
Leprechaun and Pot of Gold
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Leprechaun and Pot of Gold
by James Eckert

This figure is a quick fun project and a perfect decoration for Saint Patrick's Day.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw

$0.00 (FREE!)
Copper Top Engine
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Copper Top Engine
by James Eckert

The Copper Top Stirling Engine. This is both my simplest and my fastest Stirling engine.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press , Scissors

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$2.50
Beer Bottle Engine
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Beer Bottle Engine
by James Eckert

The Original Beer Bottle Engine. This Stirling engine has running on my wood stove every winter since 2010.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press , Bottle Cutter, Scissors

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$2.75
Beer Bottle 2 Engine
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Beer Bottle Engine 2
by James Eckert

Beer Bottle 2 Stirling Engine. In this design I merged several proven techniques from earlier designs with some new approaches. The main ones are a wooden support structure, wood air channels and bellows drive system.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press , Bottle Cutter

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$2.75
Nautical Chess Set 1
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Nautical Chess Set
by James Eckert

This fun set was inspired by my 3d lighthouse plan. These compound scrolling plans are only the chess pieces not the chess board. The king and queen require a small amount shaping with a carving knife or rotary tool to achieve what is seen in the pictures.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$3.00
Fans And Flywheels1
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Fans and Flywheels
by James Eckert

This is a set of patterns for the fans and flywheels seen in many of my videos.
Primary Tools:Scissors, Drill Press, Scroll Saw

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$1.50
LED Lantern 1
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Paper LED Lantern
by James Eckert

This is a quick fun paper lantern to make. For use with battery powered LED Puck lights. Makes a pretty good camping lantern.
Primary Tools:Scissors , Hobby Knife

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Robot Giraffe
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Robot Giraffe
by James Eckert

Poseable Wooden Robot Giraffe Figure.
It is quick fun project that sure to get a laugh or two.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill Press

$1.75
Robot Pig
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Robot Pig
by James Eckert

Poseable Wooden Robot Pig Figure.
It is quick fun project that sure to get a laugh or two.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill Press

$1.75
Dog Robot 1
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Robot Dog
by James Eckert

Poseable Wooden Robot Dog Figure.
It is quick fun project that sure to get a laugh or two.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill Press

$1.75
Robots 1
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Robot
by James Eckert

Poseable Human form Wooden Robot Doll. They make an excellent desk accessory and office stress reliever.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Clamps ,Drill Press

$2.25
Toy Mailbox
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Toy Mailbox
by James Eckert

The Toy Mailbox is a great weekend scroll saw project.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw,Drill

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$2.00
Dowel Holder
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Dowel Holder
by James Eckert

A place to put your dowels, what more needs to be said.

$0.00 (FREE!)
Bellows 1
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Pneumatic Power System 1
by James Eckert

Plans for the first version of my bellows and air rectifier, used for demonstration of my air engines.

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$0.00 (FREE!)
3D Giraffe 2
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3D Giraffe
by James Eckert

Plans include patterns for both compound scrolling on a scroll saw and a larger plan for a band saw. Scroll saw giraffe is about 3" tall, band saw version is 6 3/4" tall. A small amount shaping with a carving knife or rotary tool is needed to achieve what is seen in the pictures.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Band Saw, Drill Press

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$1.50
Bean
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Deck Bean Growing Apparatus
by James Eckert

Apparatus for growing climbing or pole beans on a deck, patio or balcony. This is a great way to grow climbing beans on your deck. The wind can't blow it over, it's away from pests and you get a lot more beans then a bush type would yield.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Fire Safety Pine Cone 1
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Fire Safety Pine Cone
by James Eckert

This is a simple and fun summer project that makes use of a pine cones natural tendency to close when wet and open when dry. Everyone will asking what in the world is that. For entertainment purposes only.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Inline 4 Air Engine
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Inline 4 Cylinder Air Engine
by James Eckert

The Inline 4 Cylinder Pneumatic Engine. These plans use the same Piston-Valve design as my Radial air Engine in a different layout. The inline 4 could be doubled for a V8 configuration.
Primary Tools: Band Saw, Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$3.00
Pliers Set Holder 1
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Pliers Set Holder
by James Eckert

A quick and easy project that helps keep track of your tools, what more could you want.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill

$0.00 (FREE!)
Lighthouse 2
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Lighthouse
by James Eckert

This lighthouse is one of my personal favorites. Make the top by itself and its a toy to use with a children's block set, make more than one or kids fight over it.
Plans include 1 1/2", 1" and block top version.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$1.50
Radial Air Engine 1
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Radial Air Engine
by James Eckert

Radial Pneumatic Engine that runs on pressure, vacuum or both. These are the plans for the model engine in my YouTube Video "Rotary Air Engine" or "The Simplified Pneumatic Engine and Power System".
Primary Tools: Band Saw, Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$2.50
Stirling Engine Stand 1
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Stirling Engine Stand
by James Eckert

A Stirling engine candle stand. With these plans to you can make a stand to run your engine with a candle or small oil lamp.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Balance Scale for scroll saw
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Balance Scale
by James Eckert

This balance scale is interesting scroll saw project, which is both pleasing to the eye and functional. Originally built to help with a Stirling engine project, my daughter and I had fun comparing the weight of things from around the house.
Primary Tools: Scroll Saw, Drill Press

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$2.00
Drying Helper 1
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Drying Supports
by James Eckert

Small Supports to assist in drying freshly finished items.
Tools:Scroll Saw

$0.00 (FREE!)
Cherry Whistle
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Wooden Whistle
by James Eckert

This whistle is a quick simple project that produces surprising results.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Clamps

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$0.00 (FREE!)
Phoenix Engine Front 1
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The Phoenix Engine
by James Eckert

These Stirling engine plans go along with the 7 part video series on YouTube by James Eckert, Making a Stirling Engine. The plans were developed in lock step with the videos. The intent was to come up with a simple yet interesting to watch Stirling engine made with readily available parts. Now includes custom candle stand.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Drill Press , Bottle Cutter

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$2.75
wood flute
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Wooden Flute
by James Eckert

The Wooden Flute is a quick Scroll Saw project that really works. It is a blend of my whistle design and a recorder. Plans include 2 versions, one smaller that matches what is depicted in my YouTube Video and one that will closely match a soprano recorder.
Primary Tools:Scroll Saw, Clamps ,Drill Press

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$1.75