Spinnekop

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1 Preparations

This is a repost from LJ. So I can continue the series.  After building a new woodworking workshop last year I was searching for a new project to ...

2 Onder tafelment

The first thing to build is the base of the underpart of the windmill. It is made up of 8 pieces with lapjoints to make a octagon. It is called the...

3 Boven tafelment

In the previous blog a made the "onder tafelment", now I am going to make the "boven tafelment" (onder is under and boven is upper). It is located ...

4 De koker

This part of the mill is called "koker" and can be translated as tube. It is part of the bottom part of the windmill and allows the main drive shaf...

5 De achtakant stijlen

Having finished the "onder tafelment" and the "boven tafelment", now I will make the posts, and because the shape of the underside of this windmill...

6 De pannenkoek

At the top of the lower house of this windmill there is a round flat part where the top of the windmill rests on and that makes it able to smoothly...

7 Fitting the parts together

[Image] Just some pictures of putting all the parts together [Image] Lower end of the post fitting the "onder tafelment" [Image] Top end of the ...

8 Kokerbalken

To support the tube (koker) and to give strength to the lower part of the windmill there are "kokerbalken" (girders?). They form a bent together wi...

9 Korbelen

With the posts and the girders made, its time to make the "korbelen". These knee braces help strengthen the construction of the lower part of the w...

10 Fitting the tube.

After finishing the kokerbalken en korbelen the tube can be fitted [Image] Measuring the placement of the tube [Image] Cutting the recess [Image]...