Introduction: French Rolling Pin

French style rolling pin with taper for easy pivoting.

Step 1: Stock

Cut stock to correct width and length. Use multiple pieces if necessary.

Step 2: Glue

Glue strips together if using more than one piece.

Step 3: Turn

Turn the wood on a lathe to a cylinder shape and then taper the ends 1/8" to 1/4".

Step 4: Sand

Finish sanding by hand.

Step 5: Oil

Coat with mineral oil.


BeachsideHank (author)2017-07-25

A good tute on the advantage of a tapered pin, I use a straight cylinder style and lack the feature of a taper.

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