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Complete Guide to Woodworking

Author : Chris Tribe
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Want to get into woodworking but don't know where to start? Then this is the book for you. Designer-maker-teacher Chris Tribe walks you through the processes step-by-step, answering all your questions along the way. What tools do you need? How do you use them? What wood should you use and where can you get it from? And how do you give it that professional finish? You will find out all about setting up a workshop, mastering the essential woodworking techniques and making and finishing some specially designed projects to put your new skills into practice. Chris's detailed instructions will show you how to use hand tools as well as portable power tools. And his `troubleshooting' clinics that appear throughout the book will explain what to do if things don't turn out as expected and how to get your project back on track.

Black and Decker The Complete Guide to Basic Woodworking

Author : Creative Publishing Editors
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The all-in-one woodworking guide for serious amateurs. A Complete Guide to Basic Woodworking gives beginning and intermediate do-it-yourselfers everything needed to become successful woodworkers-from tips on choosing and using tablesaws and other tools, to complete plans for a variety of useful woodworking projects. While most books on woodworking aim for the needs of accomplished woodworkers, this book is ideal for the beginner entering this fast-growing and rewarding hobby. It includes more than 600 color photos and illustrations that leave nothing to chance. Blended with time-tested standard woodworking techniques, readers will find information on the newest tool models and accessories. The project plans make use of innovative, time-saving hardware products to create elegant, professional-looking projects with ease. Provides an all-in-one guide perfect for woodworkers who are enthusiastic but not yet fully experienced. Includes a comprehensive guide to choosing and using basic power tools. Project plan section includes complete plan drawings, cutting lists, and directions for 15 versatile projects for the home.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Woodworking

Author : Reed Karen
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From learning about the right tools for the right jobs to looking at a plan and beginning your own project, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Woodworking teaches the novice woodworker all there is to know about this wonderful hobby. This step-by-step book takes you through the workshop, whether it's a shed in the backyard or a three-foot space in a one-bedroom apartment, showing you how to create beautiful pieces of furniture and decorative items with the right tools. You'll learn how to set up a workspace, buy hand and power tools, set goals within a realistic budget, work with plans and put the finishing touches on your project. Basic plans for a variety of projects are included.

The Woodworker s Bible

Author : Percy Blandford
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Woodworking is Timeless Things change, to be sure, and woodworking is no exception. New tools come on the market, older tools are upgraded and a number of new, finely made hand tools are now available. Regardless of the subtle changes, the basic principles used by woodworkers have remained constant. The novice woodworker can produce satisfactory work following these unchanging woodworking traditions and using just some basic tools. Once these lessons are learned, all woodworking tasks are only a short step away. Power tools can take much of the drudgery out of woodworking, hand tools bring you closer to your work to teach you the characteristics of wood and how to make the most of the material. This book offers all the knowledge needed to get started in woodworking. All of the joints, jigs, methods, techniques and processes that have stood the test of time are included (along with a number of basic projects to practice the techniques). Woodworking offers enough variety to satisfy the widest range of tastes and inclinations. Let this book be your guide for whatever direction you want your work to take.

Home Workshop Setup

Author : Jim Harrold
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Now that you've cleaned out the garage or finally freed up some space in the basement, it's time to start planning your ideal home workshop. Fortunately, this second instalment of the "Home Woodworker Series" has everything you need to create the efficient, safe, clean, and comfortable workspace you've envisioned for working with wood. Start with the workshop planner and use its tool templates and gridded worksheet to lay out a customised floor plan based on your dedicated space. Then follow the guide to decide on other needs for your shop, including flooring options, lighting and heating, dust collection, outfitting with compressed air, and fire safety. The guide also walks you through a garage shop makeover, providing detailed plans for space-saving components like carts, cabinets, and racks. Armed with an action plan based on the guide, you will have all you need for setting up the perfect home workshop. Add in tools, a bench, and storage, and you can take your passion to the next level, building projects for the home, family, or to sell.

The Complete Guide to Decorative Woodworking

Author : Alan Bridgewater
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An introduction to the background, techniques and materials of decorative woodworking, featuring projects that demonstrate every aspect of the techniques described

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry Updated 2nd Edition

Author : Editors of Cool Springs Press
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"Step-by-step instructions and full-color photography for more than 30 projects, including swings, benches, planters, tables, chairs, arbors and bridges"--

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Easy Woodworking Projects

Author : Creative Publishing International Editors
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The Complete Guide to Woodworking

Author : Chris Simpson
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The New Complete Guide to the Band Saw

Author : Mark Duginske
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Everything you need to know to master the workshop's most versatile tool. Contains over 500 photographs and illustrations. Band saw guru Mark Duginske provides everything you need to get the most out of your indispensable power tool - the band saw. Includes buying advice, expert instruction, tips for making jigs, 500 illustrations and more.

Joint Book

Author : Terrie Noll
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This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for carpenters and woodworkers to keep near their workbench or toolbox for quick access.The design of this book allows it to lay open flat, which allows for easy and frequent reference, and the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginners, and provides useful tips for more advanced readers. The Joint Book contains easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions for creating edge and scarf joints, lapped and housed joints, mortise and tenon joints, miters and bevels, dovetails, dowels and biscuits, and provides detailed descriptions of fasteners, hardware, and knockdown joints. This book is the perfect companion for any woodworker interested in improving their joint-making skills.

The Workbench

Author : Lon Schleining
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In this contemporary look at the world of workbenches, Lon Schleining takes us on a guided tour of a wide variety of classic, modern, and specialty benches and offers hundreds of options for choosing or building that perfect bench and its accessories. This is a fresh look at the classic subject with a focus on helping readers find the right bench and accessories for their needs. The object is to guide the reader through making critical choices, including whether to buy it or build it. Even long-time woodworkers dream of the perfect bench and the time to build it, and for them, the real enjoyment is in the planning. With nearly 300 photos and drawings, The Workbench provides in-depth information along with the inspiration to fulfill workshop dreams.

New Complete Guide to Band Saws

Author : Mark Duginske
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Learn to master the band saw, the workshop's most versatile tool. Includes buying advice, expert instruction, tips for making jigs, 500 illustrations, and more.

The Complete Guide to Woodworking

Author : Chris Simpson
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Woodshop Dust Control

Author : Sandor Nagyszalanczy
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Exposure to wood dust presents a health hazard to woodworkers and the need for dust control has received coverage in the woodworking press. This guide shows how to choose appropriate equipment; how to use it and describes the tools and strategies needed to ensure a healthier working environment.

Modern Carpentry and Joinery a Complete Guide for the Amateur

Author : A. H. Gibson
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This book contains a complete amateurs guide to carpentry and joinery. Complete with easy-to-follow instructions and a plethora of detailed illustrations, this text is perfect for those with little or no experience in the subject and makes for a great addition to collections of woodworking literature. The chapters of this book include: 'The Care and Sharpening of Tools', 'Joints', 'The Construction of a Carpenter's Bench', 'Home-Made Tools and Accessories', 'A Modern Dwarf Bookcase', 'A Curd and Various Firescreens', 'A Child's Play Pen', 'A Child's Cot', 'Two Types of Folding Table', 'Combined Bookcase and Bureau', 'A Small Shed', and many more. We are proud to republish this antiquarian book here complete with a new introduction on woodworking.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners

Author : Chris Marshall
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"Shows readers how to solve everyday problems using the most basic of tools--hammers, saws, sanders, clamps, and screw guns"--Provided by publisher.

The Easy Guide to Woodworking Plans and Projects

Author : Trev Nolan
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If you want to easily create new furniture for every room in your home, using the best woodworking skills and following projects step by step even if you don't consider yourself a carpenter, read on! Woodworking offers much more than just the finished project, in fact, it can help you reduce stress, improve your mental state, boost your mood and even improve your creativity. This manual has been written to give you all the skills necessary for creating different furniture, so you can feel proud of your skills every time you decide to take something from that piece of furniture you have created, in fact, after reading this book you will discover: What you will need before you begin, the tools and equipment you will need, and you can learn basic terminologies, types of wood joinery and finishing techniques, so you can have a thorough understanding of this incredible skill to create everything Easy to replicate bathroom projects, to increase your bathroom storage space, or just to make some new decor changes, such as our bathroom cabinet project, our towel ladder and more Projects for your living room or rooms, such as our sliding bookends, our hanging bedside table, our wall desk, to help you create a truly amazing living room Custom kitchen furniture designs, such as our spice rack, our cake stand, our rustic fruit and vegetable box Super projects for your office, such as our laptop stand, our Piping Desk project and many different easy to make projects that will allow you to customize virtually everything in your office Over 150 detailed illustrations that will follow you step by step to the construction of your wooden furniture You should try this manual, whether you already have experience in this field, or if you don't consider yourself the best craftsman, because with the tips and step-by-step projects that you find in this book you can really create wonderful home-made furniture, so ... Buy this book right now!

Restoring Antique Furniture

Author : Richard A. Lyons
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Profusely illustrated woodworking guide, brimming with expert tips and advice, covers proper care and use of tools, replacing lost hardware, strengthening fractured joints, and much more. Illustrations of restored furniture.

The Complete Book of Woodworking

Author : Tom Carpenter
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The Complete Book of Woodworking is a comprehensive guide to help you become a master woodworker and have a house full of hand-made furnishings to show for the effort! Set up shop, understand the tools, learn the principles of basic design, and practice essential woodworking techniques as you complete 40 detailed plans for home accessories, furnishings, outdoor projects, workshop projects, and more! With over 1,200 full-color photographs, step-by-step instructions and illustrations, and helpful diagrams, woodworkers of all levels will enjoy enhancing their skills and learning something new!