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.
When I first started making these grinders, lighthouses were considered new technology in the maritime industry. If memory serves. Click on the thumbnail to see the plans, or hit the button below to get a pdf.