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In How to Make a Coopered Wooden Bucket, vintage cooper James D. Gaster leads you through the process of making an historically authentic wooden bucket. He explains the terminology of coopering, then takes you through the tool needed for the project. Finally, he guides you step by step through each phase of construction. From selecting and curling wood to sealing and finishing the bucket, this DVD is the perfect companion to the book by the same title.
James Gaster is the owner and proprietor of Beaver Buckets, a cooperage in rural Nebraska that specializes in creating wooden buckets, butter churns, washbasins, and similar items. Mr. Gasters handcrafted items can be seen in the Smithsonian Institute, the films Seabiscuit (2003), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), and The Alamo (2004), the Lotte World Adventure amusement park in Seoul, Korea, and in numerous living history museums throughout the United States.