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Rockler Stainless Steel Ice Cream Scoop Hardware Kit

Item #: 34360
$13.99
Each In Stock

Overview

Make your own deluxe dessert disher with this beautiful stainless steel scoop and ferrule. Get creative with a custom-turned wooden handle, then attach the hardware for the perfect finishing touch. Instructions for turning a handle and assembling the ice cream scoop are included.


 

In addition to this kit you will need the following:

Wood: The minimum blank size we recommend is 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" x 6", in a strong hardwood such as maple, cherry, walnut, oak, or yellow birch. Of the imported hardwoods bubinga, purpleheart, gongola alves and cocobolo make wonderful handles.

Turning tools: Spindle roughing gouge, spindle/detail gouge, parting tool and optional skew chisel. A pair of outside calipers with rounded edges on the measuring points is helpful in fitting the ferrule.

Drill bit: 3/8" brad point or regular twist bit.

Chucks: Depending on how you will hold and drill the piece, you may need a scroll-type chuck for your headstock and a Jacobs-style chuck for your tailstock.

Glue and finish: The tang can be glued into the handle with epoxy or a thick type of CA ("super glue"). The finish could be with a drying type of oil such as pure tung oil or boiled linseed oil. For a film type of finish (for extra protection against moisture and a higher sheen finish) try a wiping type polyurethane or a gel varnish.

Tech Spec

Brand Rockler
Weight (lbs) 0.2900

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Customer Reviews

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Great Scoop

Kevin Posted December 10, 2014
The scoops are awesome!

Great gift

Dave Posted December 2, 2014
Good quality components. Easy gift to make. Very unique.

The ice cream scoop is fun...

James C from Chesapeake, VA Posted July 29, 2011
The ice cream scoop is fun and easy to make, and the variety of designs is your imaginaton. The shank should have some nodes or a rougher surface to give it a better gluing/gripping surface. I have made several and used them as gifts as well as selling them at craft shows.

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What People are Saying:

I have been ordering from Rockler for almost 20 years and have found their products to be very inexpensive and of high quality. Shipping is fast even when an item is back ordered. The best prices I have found anywhere."

- Orval - 08/07/2012
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