Dumpling Roller Pin

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Project by OddTodd posted 09-07-2015 04:46 AM 1249 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Went to Silver Dollar City and watched a woodturner make one of these so I asked for info and bought a piece of cherry and came home and turned my own.

-- "Lathe down your tool to rest and make your piece" Splinter Haven (Todd York)

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#1 posted 09-07-2015 11:35 AM

Very nice work on that rolling pin!! It should work very well for making dumplings!!

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#2 posted 09-07-2015 05:21 PM

WOW! I’ve been looking for an idea for Christmas presents- may I “borrow” this design??

What are the approximate dimensions?

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#3 posted 09-07-2015 05:52 PM

I didn’t design it; I watched a woodturning do it and went home and made my own. It is a great christmas gift for someone who likes to make homemade pasta; I saw a noodle roller too that I want to make (there are pictures online). I suppose the few things you really need to know is that the blades are an 1” apart and have to be perfectly even in height and depth, tapered down to a 1/4” at base the blade, and 3/8” deep is what I reckoned. The cherry was a perfect wood. Use CA glue if you come to a soft grain on those blades; I luckily got good grain all the way through.

-- "Lathe down your tool to rest and make your piece" Splinter Haven (Todd York)

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#4 posted 06-19-2018 07:37 PM

Very interesting project!!!

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