Woodworking / Edition 2

Woodworking / Edition 2

by Nancy MacDonald
     
 


A comprehensive guide for aspiring carpenters, cabinetmakers, or woodworking hobbyists, WOODWORKING , 2nd Edition introduces the basics of woodworking tools and materials while also exploring the art of creating finished pieces and establishing a career in the woodworking industry. Featuring a full color design, each procedure is fully explained in a clear,… See more details below

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A comprehensive guide for aspiring carpenters, cabinetmakers, or woodworking hobbyists, WOODWORKING , 2nd Edition introduces the basics of woodworking tools and materials while also exploring the art of creating finished pieces and establishing a career in the woodworking industry. Featuring a full color design, each procedure is fully explained in a clear, step-by-step manner, from the beginner woodworking tasks to the more complex processes involved in cabinetry, joinery, finish carpentry and more. With a strong emphasis on safety and solid craftsmanship, WOODWORKING, 2nd Edition encourages the development of effective practices and skills that are sure to lead to success!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133949633
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/25/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
928
Sales rank:
671,514
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents


SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION TO THE WORLD OF WOODWORKING. 1. The Woodworking Industry. 2. General Safety Practices. SECTION 2: TOOLS OF THE TRADE. 3. Hand Tools. 4. Portable Power Tools. 5. Stationary Shop Tools. SECTION 3: CLAMPS, FASTENERS AND ADHESIVES. 6.Clamps. 7. Fasteners. 8. Adhesives. SECTION 4: WOODWORKING MATERIALS. 9. Wood. 10. Panel Products. 11. Veneer. 12. Synthetic Materials. SECTION 5: JOINERY AND ASSEMBLY. 13. Construction Methods. 14. Stock Preparation. 15. Case Joints. 16. Frame Joints. 17. Rail Joints. 18. Housed Joints. 19. Making Wide Panels, Thick Blanks, and Corner Joints. SECTION 6: CABINET AND FURNITURE ANATOMY. 20. Cabinets. 21. Cabinet Doors and Drawers. 22. Tables and Desks. 23. Chests. 24. Beds. 25. Chairs. 26. Hardware. SECTION 7: FINISHING. 27. Surface Preparation. 28. Finishes and Application Methods. SECTION 8: SPECIAL TOPICS. 29: Bending Wood. 30. Veneering. 31. Decorative Techniques. 32. Designing a Project. 33. Fabricating Countertops. 34. Running Your Own Business.

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