Woodwork: The Complete Step-by-Step Manual

Woodwork: The Complete Step-by-Step Manual

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Whether you want to build your own bed or put a bookshelf together, find out how to tackle your chosen woodwork task with confidence, using this step-by-step guide. Learn how to master the key woodwork techniques, from simple skills to intricate carving, following clear instructions and photographs. Find out how to use hand, power and machine tools and discover the strengths of over 100 different woods. Packed with inspirational and practical craft projects that are easy-to-follow, this is the only book to give you a complete illustrated woodworking course. Perfect for enthusiasts who want to develop their skills and ideal for the beginner, intermediate and advanced woodworkers alike.

Contents

1: Introduction 2: About this book 1: TOOLS 1: Introduction 2: Work Safely 1: HAND TOOLS 1: Saws 2: Planes 3: Chisels 4: Measuring and marking tools 5: Striking tools 6: Cramps 2: POWER TOOLS 1: Drills and drivers 2: Routers 3: Hand-held power saws 4: Sanders and nailers 3: STATIONARY AND MACHINE TOOLS 1: Table saws 2: Band saws 3: Planers and thicknessers 4: Lathes and cutting tools 5: Mortisers 6: Commercial joining systems 7: Pillar drills 8: Fixings 9: Workshop 10: Workbenches and work supports 11: Sharpening tools 12: Gluing and cramping 13: Scrapers and abrasives 14: Safety clothing and first aid 2: TECHNIQUES 1: Introduction 2: Preparing wood 1: JOINERY 1: Choosing a joint 2: Edge-to-edge joint 3: Loose tongue-and-groove joint 4: Fixed tongue-and-groove joint 5: Cross-halving joint 6: Dovetail half-lap joint 7: Corner-halving joint 8: Scarf joint 9: Full housing joint 10: Shouldered and stopped housing joint 11: Dovetail housing joint 12: Butt-mitre joint 13: Mitred half-lap joint 14: Loose-tongue mitre joint 15: Keyed mitre joint 16: Basic mortise-and-tenon joint 17: Haunched-tenon joint 18: Secret haunched-tenon joint 19: Wedged through mortise-and-tenon joint 20: Knock-down tenon joint 21: Draw-bore tenon joint 22: T-bridle joint 23: Corner-bridle joint 24: Comb joint 25: Through-dovetail joint 26: Lapped-dovetail joint 27: Floating-tenon joint 28: Joints using commercial connectors 29: Jigs and templates 30: Turning techniques 31: Veneering 32: Finishing techniques 33: Restoring furniture 3: WOODS 1: Woods 2: Softwoods 3: Hardwoods 4: Veneers 4: PROJECTS 1: Introduction 2: Chopping board 3: Coat rack 4: Mirror frame 5: Wine rack 6: Hall shelf 7: Laundry box 8: Plate rack 9: Screen 10: Bookcase 11: Breakfast table 12: Wall cabinet 13: Garden table 14: Garden bench 15: Demi-lune table 16: Trinket box 17: Coffee table 18: Tool box 19: Bedside table 20: Linen chest 21: Chest of drawers 22: Bed 23: Glass-fronted cabinet 24: Gateleg table 25: Dresser 26: Chair 5: APPENDIX 1: Resources 2: Glossary 3: Index 4: Acknowledgements 5: Picture credits 6: About the contributors

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781405332064
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9781405332064
  • ISBN10: 1405332069

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