The Practical Woodworker
Over 1133 colour photographs
Over 150 illustrations
Over 20 projects
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|Number of Pages||256|
|Size(mm)||297 x 228mm|
|ISBN||1 84309 687 0|
|Category||lifestyle, crafts & decorating|
The complete practical woodworking book - the definitive reference guide for the beginner and the accomplished woodworking enthusiast alike
More than 1200 photographs and illustrations - clear step-by-step instructions and glorious full-colour pictures of every finished project
A guide to timber and the use of softwoods and hardwoods
Information on buying and using hand and power tools
Guidance and useful advice for setting up a workshop
Principles of ergonomics and design and basic construction principles explained
The Complete Practical Woodworker is the definitive reference guide for the beginner and the accomplished woodworking enthusiast alike. With clear step-by-step instructions that are easy to follow and accompanied with glorious full-colour photography, it provides a comprehensive course on woodworking with extensive sections on every aspect of the craft. Essential advice on getting started is given, as well as a detailed chapter on making joints, which covers all the ways of jointing furniture a beginner will need to use.
20 well crafted practical projects with plans and drawings that will specifically hone and develop your newly acquired skills complete this excellent reference.
Stephen Corbett has had a successful career in professional woodworking design and construction for more than 20 years. A skilled craftsman, he not only makes beautiful furniture and wooden artefacts, but also plans home improvements, storage solutions and major design installations. Stephen contributes regularly to various woodworking magazines as a technical consultant.
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