Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Using Woodworking ToolsBook - 2004
Provides instructions and techniques for operating hand and power tools used in woodworking.
In this step-by-step pictorial reference, Bird, a long-time contributing editor to American Woodworker, explains how to use all the tools found in a modern woodworking shop, and offers advice on choosing the right tools for the job, setting up a shop, and basic and special operations. Some 850 color photos and b&w drawings illustrate how to use hand and power tools and demonstrate effects and results. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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This new paperback expands on the techniques covered in "Shaping Wood" and covers joinery relating to 18th century furniture styles, as well as the demanding techniques required to complete ornate period pieces.
This step-by-step pictorial reference, Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Using Woodworking Tools, covers using all the tools found in a modern woodworking shop. Organized for quick access, this book makes it easy to find exactly the technique you are looking for. Over 850 photos and drawings illustrate using hand and power tools, including choosing the right tool for the job, setting it up, and basic and special operations.
Among the topics covered:
- Choosing the right tool
- Mastering hand-tool skills
- Setting up machines
- Making accurate cuts
- Using jigs and fixtures
Complete illustrated guide to using woodworking tools