Simplified Guide to Custom Stairbuilding & Tangent Handrailing : Revised Edition
In order to construct continuous climbing-turn handrail sections for a staircase, the basic elements of tangent handrailing must be understood. This guide to building custom staircases, including elliptical stairs and continuous incline stairs, explains the tangent principle for the advanced woodworker. Covering everything from locating risers in a curved stairway to the installation of balusters, this simple method enables the craftsperson to make distinctive, personalized stair and handrail designs that are not available from stock staircase companies.
- Paperback | 278 pages
- 214 x 276 x 20mm | 799.99g
- 01 Nov 2000
- Linden Publishing Co Inc
- Fresno, United States
About George Di Cristina
George di Cristina began apprenticing in his father's stairbuilding shop in 1931 and has been a principal of J. di Cristina and Son ever since. He lives in Burlingame, California.