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Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Using Woodworking Tools

Lonnie Bird

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

Book Details

  • Publisher: Taunton Press
  • Publish Date: Sep 18th, 2004
  • Pages: 288
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.02in - 9.56in - 1.04in - 3.24lb
  • EAN: 9781561585977
  • Categories: Decorating & FurnishingsWoodwork - General

About the Author

Bird, Lonnie: - Lonnie Bird, a professional woodworker specializing in period furniture, runs a woodworking school in Dandridge, Tennessee.
Jeff Jewitt is a professional finisher and refinisher in Cleveland, Ohio and a contributing editor to "Fine Woodworking,"
Thomas Lie-Nielsen is the founder and owner of Lie-Nielsen Toolworks which manufactures high quality handtools. He lives in Warren, Maine.
Andy Rae, from Asheville, North Carolina, is a professional woodworker who writes frequently for woodworking magazines and teaches woodworking.
Gary Rogowski, a contributing to "Fine Woodworking," operates his own school, the Northwest Furniture Studio, in Portland Oregon.