Roman Woodworking

Author: Roger B. Ulrich
Editor: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300134606
Size: 19,52 MB
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This book presents an authoritative and detailed survey of the art of woodworking in the ancient Roman world. Illustrated with over 200 line drawings and photographs, Roman Woodworking covers topics such as the training and guild memberships of Roman carpenters, woodworking tools and techniques, the role of timber in construction and the availability of trees, and interior woodwork and furniture making. It also includes an extensive glossary of fully defined terms. This comprehensive book displays the accomplishment of the Roman woodworkers and their high skill and knowledge of materials and tools. Ulrich helps bring to light the importance of wooden projects and structures in Roman daily life and provides a wealth of information not only for classicists but also for those interested in the history of technology and the history of woodworking.

American Woodworker

Size: 19,84 MB
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American Woodworker magazine, A New Track Media publication, has been the premier publication for woodworkers all across America for 25 years. We are committed to providing woodworkers like you with the most accurate and up-to-date plans and information -- including new ideas, product and tool reviews, workshop tips and much, much more.

How To Use Care For Woodworking Tools

Author: Alan Bridgewater
Editor: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811727945
Size: 14,54 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 309

Everything you need to know about every kind of tool, saw, planes, chisels, marking and testing tools, drills, knives, hammers, clamps, and basic power tools. Learn how they are made, how they function, and how to condition them. Step-by-step exercises show proper use of each tool and easy projects demonstrate the application of techniques. All you need to do is read through this book, get a good tool and a piece of honest to goodness wood, and get started. At the end of it all you will know how to judge the keenness of a blade by eye. You will be able to use a plane in much the same way as did your folks way back. You will know how and why a bent gouge does what it does. You will be able to cut a joint and shape and fashion a piece of oak. You will be able to sit in a chair of your own making. You will be able to build furniture for the whole house. All are wonderful experiences that should not be missed.


Author: Editors of Fine Woodworking
Editor: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561580996
Size: 16,12 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Written from the craftsman's perspective, this book provides solid information on all aspects of wood. Attention is also given to the physical properites, seasonal changes, and how different types of wood react to machining and finishing.

The Small Wood Shop

Author: Editors of Fine Woodworking
Editor: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561580613
Size: 12,25 MB
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Outfitting and maintaining a shop is something every woodworker wants to know more about. They are always looking for new ways to improve their shops, and this practical book is packed with innovative ideas and projects. The subjects included in this book cover a wide range of techniques and ideas. Projects include how to make a cabinet maker's tool box, build a chop saw stand and put together an easy-to-build work bench. There is information on buying used hand tools, cutting sheet products, mobile machine bases, computers and repairing and tuning workshop machinery. Advice is also given on wiring a shop, collecting dust, using and maintaining shop equipment and running a small commercial shop. In addition, practical solutions are offered for solving a host of workshop problems.

25 Woodworking Projects For Small And Large Boats

Author: Peter H. Spectre
Editor: WoodenBoat Books
ISBN: 9780937822463
Size: 15,51 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Well-known as the editor of the best-selling annual Mariner's Book of Days, Peter Spectre lives in Spruce Head, Maine.

Woodworking Techniques

Author: Editors of Fine Woodworking
Editor: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561583454
Size: 14,39 MB
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Brings together the best articles on construction techniques necessary to assemble, decorate and complete fine furniture from the most successful amateur and professional woodworkers in North America.

Small Woodworking Shops

Author: Fine Woodworking
Editor: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586868
Size: 13,16 MB
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Presents a collection of articles from "Fine Woodworking" magazine that offer advice on how to set up small woodworking shops, covering location and organization, essential tools, lighting, heating, flooring, dust control and collection, safety, equipment and machines, and accessories.

Cool Woodworking Projects

Author: Rebecca Felix
Editor: ABDO
ISBN: 1680775502
Size: 14,30 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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With this book, kids can learn how to handcraft a cool bow and arrow set, bend and mold a mini wooden skateboard, and more. Each workshop project includes easy-to-read, step-by-step instructions paired with photographs. Budding craftspeople and engineers will love learning how to use the tools of the trade to make one-of-a-kind creations.


Author: Sandor J. J.
ISBN: 9781839380716
Size: 10,70 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 516

This book has 2 manuscripts 1 - Woodworking for beginners 2 - Woodworking Projects Book **Don't miss out on this excellent book for those looking to get into furniture building.**