These plans feature the measurements used by Brendan when using the Crushgrind mechanism. If you’d like to know more about making a grinder, make sure you check out The Ultimate Guide to Making a Grinder, where you’ll find videos, tools and step-by-step instructions. If you’re looking for plans for the tools Brendan has made himself, check out the tools page. Read more
I‘ve made hundreds of Grinders using the Crushgrind mechanism. It’s taken me years and years to perfect my techniques, and in the You Turn spirit of sharing, I’ve decided to show one being turned from start to finish. Why? Because your grinder will make an outstanding gift, is capable of being used daily for years and years, and can be a great expression of your own wood turning ideas. Read more
This is the final part in this series of making a Crushgrind grinder. In this video I look at making the knob. Most tools used to make this grinder can be found in my store.
The Crushgrind grinder project continues. Part 2 looks at the shaping of the base.
This video looks at the making of a grinder that takes the Crushgrind mechanism. It has been broken up into 3 parts and in Part 1, I show how to prepare the blank and drill the appropriate holes.