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I wanted to make chainmail and i needed a Mandrel and there were no instructables for a mandrel. The overall cost should be about 10.00$(I already had...
1) You need a 2*4 and two smaller peices of wood equal size (I used a piece of batton from when we sided our house with board and batton) 2) A metal ...
Ok now connect your two pieces of wood to the 2*4 by nailing them space them. Space them aproxamently 1 foot apart depending on your prefrence mine ar...
Drill a Hole in both pieces of wood were the dowel will go through and make shure the rod will spin nicely in the whole
Insert the dowel in the whole and make maker shure every thing is running smoothley and efficient. I would drill a hole in the dowel to insert the wir...
Add the drill so you can spin wire faster you dont need it but i find in faster
atach wire and weave
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