Bending wood with ammonia is not really DIY, but I show the process, which is extremely effective. There is also a commercial product that is pre-treated flexible wood, which hardens after being clamped in the desired shape.
Hmm, it seems the product may no longer be available -- I can't find it at Inventables.
Pre-treated flexible wood product patent:
Sunday, April 19, 2015
I have a few upcoming projects that require anhydrous ammonia. In this video, I show how to distill it from "ammonia water" similar to common glass cleaner.