Christmas Posting Dates
The Wood Turning Bible

The Wood Turning Bible

Spiral bound

By (author) Phil Irons

Currently unavailable
We can notify you when this item is back in stock

Add to wishlist
OR try AbeBooks who may have this title (opens in new window)

Try AbeBooks
  • Publisher: Chartwell Books Inc.,U.S.
  • Format: Spiral bound | 192 pages
  • Dimensions: 165mm x 210mm x 25mm | 499g
  • Publication date: 31 July 2011
  • ISBN 10: 0785827935
  • ISBN 13: 9780785827931
  • Illustrations note: colour illustrations
  • Sales rank: 59,804

Product description

This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for carpenters and woodturners to keep near their lathe 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 attraction of woodturning as a hobby is that the results are almost instant: with a few basic tools and a lathe, simple items can be produced very quickly. There are three distinct parts to woodturning: sharpening, turning, and finishing. Woodturning can engage hand, head, and heart at the same time.Master every technique you need to create a wide range of projects with The Woodturning Bible. Learn to select the right types of wood and get the best mix of tools; how to plan designs with sketches and models; set up your lathe and start work; how to troubleshoot through unexpected weaknesses and knots in the wood; and how to bring the perfect finish to your designs.

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories:

Author information

Tammy Gagne is a freelance writer specializing in the health and behavior of companion animals. She has written more than 50 books for both adults and children.