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The Complete Step-By-Step Manual

Hardcover Published: 29th March 2010
ISBN: 9781405332064
Number Of Pages: 400

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Woodwork know-how with step-by-step show-how for success every time.

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.

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***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

ISBN: 9781405332064
ISBN-10: 1405332069
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 29th March 2010
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 28.4 x 22.3  x 3.4
Weight (kg): 1.89
Edition Number: 1

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