Home Carpentry - A Practical Guide For The Amateur In Carpentry, Joinery, The Use Of Tools, Lathe Working, Ornamental Woodwork, Selection Of Timber by John Barnard, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Home Carpentry - A Practical Guide For The Amateur In Carpentry, Joinery, The Use Of Tools, Lathe Working, Ornamental Woodwork, Selection Of Timber

Home Carpentry - A Practical Guide For The Amateur In Carpentry, Joinery, The Use Of Tools, Lathe Working, Ornamental Woodwork, Selection Of Timber

by John Barnard
     
 
This book contains a practical guide for the amateur in carpentry, lathe working, joinery, ornamental woodwork, the use of tools, and the selection of timber. A book perfect for those with little or no experience in woodworking, this guide contains everything one might need to know to get started. Full of simple instructions and handy tips on a range of subjects, this

Overview

This book contains a practical guide for the amateur in carpentry, lathe working, joinery, ornamental woodwork, the use of tools, and the selection of timber. A book perfect for those with little or no experience in woodworking, this guide contains everything one might need to know to get started. Full of simple instructions and handy tips on a range of subjects, this book will greatly appeal to the handyman and makes for a worthy addition to collections of DIY literature. The chapters of this book include: 'The Various Woods Used in Carpentry and Joinery', 'Timber for General Use – Its Selection', 'Tools and How to Use Them', 'Sharpening Tools – The Ways and Means Employed', 'Joining Woodwork', 'The Work-Bench and its Fittings', 'Ornamental Woodwork and its Various Branches', 'The Wood-Turning Lathe and How to Use It', and many more. We are proud to republish this antique book now complete with a new introduction on woodworking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781447435105
Publisher:
Read Books Design
Publication date:
10/28/2011
Pages:
220
Sales rank:
784,791
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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