By Rink Mann, Daniel Wolf
From deciding to buy apparatus to tapping your personal timber to boiling the sap, this can be the vintage, best-selling advisor to creating maple syrup.This little booklet swept maple sugarin' buffs off their ft whilst it first seemed and remains to be the top-selling advisor to the craft after approximately 30 years in print. just like the past variants, this one tells you the way you can also make maple syrup correct on your personal yard with no need to construct a sap condominium or purchase buckets, retaining tanks, evaporators and different pricey paraphernalia. presents targeted "how-to" details, and makes a few new and memorable revelations-including information sugarers around the nation have shared with the writer.
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Extra resources for Backyard Sugarin': A Complete How-To Guide (3rd Edition)
I ﬁnd the most elegant wraps have 3–4 rotations on each end. 13 As in Step 5, continue pulling the wire end until you have a new 90° angle. 14 Repeat Steps 6–10 to ﬁnish the wrap on the second side. indd 34 8/18/10 12:38:10 PM Finishing Touches Most projects in this book contain detailed instructions for bringing your piece to an elegant ﬁnish. However, these quick tips can be used on any project. Make a mini chain of jump rings to provide enough slack to easily connect and disconnect a toggle clasp.
Indd 50 8/18/10 12:41:38 PM 13 Double the large ring from Step 12. 14 Repeat Steps 12-13 all the way around the piece. 15 With the ﬁnal small aluminum jump ring, connect the pendant bail to a pair of large aluminum rings. To make a pendant that is uniquely yours, vary the colors you use, or even the number of colors you use. For a special touch, you can also wrap crystal drop beads using the Wire Wrap technique on pages 32–34. Use a tiny jump ring to connect one wrapped bead to each of the 3 lower sets of large rings.
Some knowledge of techniques from previous chapters may be required. 3 rings = Advanced Fluency with the core weave is required. Knowledge of techniques from previous chapters is likely to be needed. Ability to work with tiny rings or stiff rings may be required. 4 rings = Expert Highly intricate or difﬁcult-to-execute designs requiring meticulous technique and complete comfort with prior weaves in that chapter. Knowledge of techniques from previous chapters is likely to be needed. The ﬁrst few projects in each chapter are very detailed; each step is clearly laid out.