CHAPTER 8

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Project 1: Good Evening, Mr. Bond: Your Secret Panel

We’re in at the deep end with this project. There is some fairly complicated mechanical making and woodwork in this project. There is no reason at all why you should do this project first, so if it seems a bit daunting and you want to build up to it, have a look at some of the simpler projects first.

This project celebrates that old favorite of certain movie and story genresthe secret panelthe kind of panel that unexpectedly opens in the wood paneling of a classic country house library when you touch the contacts embedded in both eyes of a portrait on the wall, or turn the head ...

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