Build a set of salt and pepper shakers using these free woodworking plans. There is a video at the link and also a free download with dimensions.
Here is a great way to make your own salt and pepper shakers without using a lathe.
At the link you can watch the videos to follow along and see these salt and pepper shakers being made from scrap lumber.
This handsome pair of salt and pepper shakers will add a touch of charm to your table. Made with use of a table saw, it is both an unusual and welcome project for shops without lathes.
A pepper mill is a fun, practical and challenging turning project that makes a great Christmas present. Scroll down the page at this link to find the pepper mills.
Making a peppermill is a relatively simple process combining spindle turning techniques and drilling on the lathe.
These Salt Shakers are attractive in Maple, with lower half stained brown. Handles are No. 4 rattan or can be whittled from solid wood. Corks are stained red.