Workshop Mastery with Jimmy DiResta: A Guide to Working With Metal, Wood, Plastic, and Leather

Workshop Mastery with Jimmy DiResta: A Guide to Working With Metal, Wood, Plastic, and Leather

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Overview

Workshop Mastery with Jimmy DiResta: A Guide to Working With Metal, Wood, Plastic, and Leather by Jimmy DiResta, John Baichtal

Jimmy DiResta has made a name for himself with his inventiveness and workshop skills, creating dozens of projects for YouTube videos and television shows such as Hammered and Against the Grain on the DIY network. In Make: Workshop Mastery With Jimmy DiResta , Jimmy and co-author John Baichtal teach readers essential workshop skills with over a dozen projects that explore everything from mold-making to CNC routing on to metalsmithing.Projects in this book include:

  • Tool-drawer cabinet
  • A chess set
  • One-sheet metal stool
  • A machete
  • Crowbar-hammer mashup
  • An electric guitar with a carved body
  • Your own sign
  • A leather backpack

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781457194030
Publisher: Maker Media, Inc
Publication date: 10/25/2016
Pages: 250
Sales rank: 1,237,966
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Jimmy DiResta is an experienced television personality as an on-camera designer/builder host. Jimmy combines his charisma, his innate ability to solve problems with found objects, and a wide variety of tools and techniques, with sweat and brute force. He has appeared on the Discovery Channel, HGTV, DIY, and FX Networks as a host and co-host.

John Baichtal has written or edited over a dozen books, including the award-winning Cult of Lego (2011 No Starch Press), LEGO hacker bible Make: LEGO and Arduino Projects (2012 Maker Media) with Adam Wolf and Matthew Beckler, Robot Builder (Que 2014) and Basic Robot Building with LEGO Mindstorms NXT 2.0 (Que 2012), as well as Building Your Own Drones (forthcoming from Que). His most recent book is Maker Pro (Maker Media 2014), a collection of essays and interviews describing life as a professional maker. John lives in Minneapolis with his wife and three children.

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