Notches of All Kinds: A Book of Timber Joinery

Notches of All Kinds: A Book of Timber Joinery

by Allan Mackie, B. Allen MacKie



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780920270240
Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date: 03/01/1997
Series: Notches of All Kinds Series
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 92
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

B. Allan Mackie continues to teach, design, and build. His schools have trained thousands of good craftspeople; some of whom formed building companies internationally, with the result that the worldwide standard for excellence in log building is now a "Mackie" log house. His other books include Log House Plans and Building with Logs.

Table of Contents

Structure of Wood
Tools for Notching
Section One: Notches for Wall Logs

    Notches for Round Logs
      Blind Notch Round Notch Lateral Groove Saddle Notch Square Notch Mitered Lapped Notch Sheep's Head Notch Round Sheep's Head Notch Log End Treatment
    Notches for Hewn Timber
      Dovetail Notch Locked Dovetail Notch Locked Lapped, or Boxed, Notch Locked Lapped Notch Oxhead Notch Sealed Lapped Notch
Section Two: Framing Notches
      Mortise and Tenon Dovetail Tenon Rafters
Section Three: Special Notches
      Splices Wall Intersection Post Notch Openings for Windows and Doors Tie Beam Notch

Span Tables
Glossary of Terms

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