The Encyclopedia of Woodworking Techniques

The Encyclopedia of Woodworking Techniques

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Divided into three parts, this text first introduces the tools, timbers and machines that are used in woodworking, then in A-Z format, it demonstrates woodworking techniques such as abrading and biscuit joints. Finally, themes such as cabinets and chests which combine techniques are demonstrated.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 223 x 223mm | 577g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • colour photographs, index
  • 0747278458
  • 9780747278450

Table of contents

Part 1 Introduction: health and safety; hand tools; power tools; machine tools; benches; timbers; man-made boards; veneers and inlays. Part 2 Techniques: abrading; bending wood; biscuit joints; butt and lap joints; chiselling; clamping and holding; dovetail joints; dowel joints; drawing; drilling; edge-jointing; edge treatments; finishing; fretwork; gluing; halving joints; hinges and locks; housing joints; jigs and jigmaking; joints; measuring and marking out; mitre joints; mortise and tenon joints; planing; routing; sawing; scraping; shaping wood; squaring wood; tool maintenance; turning wood; veneering. Part 3 Themes: cabinets and chests; chairs and benches; tables and desks; decorative woodwork.show more

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