The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery

Author: Gary Rogowski
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561584017
Release Date: 2002-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Filled with an abundance of step-by-step color photos, an authoritative resource for making every practical woodworking joint features visual maps, in-depth visual content, tips, and techniques for all skill levels.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561587698
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The latest edition in a series of woodworking reference books provides comprehensive coverage of woodworking fundamentals, including 1,200 easy-to-follow photographs and drawings. 12,500 first printing.

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Shaping Wood

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561584000
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Expert advice from start to finish The definitive guide to building the most popular exterior construction project there is, Building a Deck walks you through the entire process of creating a quality, custom deck: from the planning stages, through construction, to the custom details that can make your deck one of a kind. This is pro-level information carefully explained and presented so that a serious do-it-yourself can tackle building a deck with confidence. In this edition of Taunton's Build Like a Pro series, home builder and carpenter Scott Schuttner shares his tried-and-true techniques as well as a host of alternative methods, all in step-by-step detail, to create a clear and thorough resource for serious do-it-yourselfers and professionals alike. This book will bring you: * valuable advice on the practical side of building and design issues that will save you time and money * in-depth information on the trickier parts of the construction process, such as building foundations in severe climates, special structural considerations, and customizing the deck * professional tips and trade secrets for nearly every step of the process About the author Scott Schuttner is a home builder and carpenter in Fairbanks, Alaska. He is a frequent contributor to Fine Homebuilding magazine and is the author of Basic Stairbuilding and Building and Designing Decks, both published by The Taunton Press.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Routers

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 1561587664
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This book, in the "Complete Illustrated Guide" format covers one of the most popular tools in woodworking and home improvement in a step-by-step, highly visual presentation. The router is so popular because it can do an amazing variety of tasks. Bits and cutters can shape hundreds of profiles for edge treatments and moldings. Routers (especially the plunge type) can cut joinery from simple tongue and groove to interlocking and decorative joints. Mounted under a flat surface and guided by a fence, the router becomes a versatile shaping machine capable of safely spinning large bits for making large moldings and raising panels as well as more accurate joinery and shaping operations. Router users have developed hundreds of clever jigs for repetitive and dedicated operations. New bits, accessories, and enhancements for the router are constantly under development extending the use of this machine even further. This book covers all the practical router techniques as well as router table choice, construction and use and the techniques for popular jigs and fixtures.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning

Author: Richard Raffan
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586721
Release Date: 2005
Genre: House & Home

The author discusses the tools and techniques of "spindle turning," presenting step-by-step instructions for completing a wide variety of projects, accompanied by more than nine hundred color photographs.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Working with Wood

Author: Andy Rae
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586837
Release Date: 2005
Genre: House & Home

The author of The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture and Cabinet Construction presents the basic techniques necessary to complete successful woodworking projects, covering finishing, adhesives, design, bending, and joints.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Finishing

Author: Jeff Jewitt
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561585922
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

A comprehensive guide to finishing woodworking projects includes numerous techniques for finishing as well as advice on how to disguise defects, adjust color, and repair damaged finishes. Original.

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture Cabinet Construction

Author: Andy Rae
Publisher: Taunton
ISBN: 1561584029
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This illustrated reference to woodworking focuses on the basics of furniture and cabinet construction, equipping readers with the knowledge base tehy require to get started in both activities.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Bandsaws

Author: Roland Johnson
Publisher:
ISBN: 1600850960
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The bandsaw is a woodworking favorite and the workhorse of any wood shop. Now woodworkers can learn to make the most of their bandsaw in this valuable addition to the acclaimed Complete Illustrated Guide library.

Joint Book

Author: Terrie Noll
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 0785822275
Release Date: 2009-03-21
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for carpenters and woodworkers to keep near their workbench or toolbox for quick access.The design of this book allows it to lay open flat, which allows for easy and frequent reference, and the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginners, and provides useful tips for more advanced readers. The Joint Book contains easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions for creating edge and scarf joints, lapped and housed joints, mortise and tenon joints, miters and bevels, dovetails, dowels and biscuits, and provides detailed descriptions of fasteners, hardware, and knockdown joints. This book is the perfect companion for any woodworker interested in improving their joint-making skills.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Box Making

Author: Doug Stowe
Publisher: Taunton
ISBN: 1561585939
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Stairway design and construction is a cornerstone of homebuilding. This is where carpenters show off their skill in combining safe, solid construction with suitable dimensions, excellent craftsmanship, and (more often than not) impressive measures of ingenuity. Even in the simplest of houses, building a stairway can be a complex project. That's why the editors of Fine Homebuilding magazine have compiled a selection of stair-building articles that covers a broad range of details relating to design, fabrication and installation. It's all here, from simple, site-built utility staircases to elaborate spirals.

Woodworker s Guide to Joinery

Author: Fox Chapel Publishing
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565234626
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Get Back to Basics with the core information you need to succeed. Learn what is important to know in Woodworker's Guide to Joinery from Butt Joints, Miter Joints, and Lap and Groove Joints, to Mortise-and-Tenon, Dovetail, and Box Joints. Learn how to master the various families of joinery - from themost basic butt joints to half-blind dovetails, tongue-and -groove joints, and beyond.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Period Furniture Details

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton
ISBN: 1561585904
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Antiques & Collectibles

This new paperback expands on the techniques covered in Shaping Wood. It covers joinery relating to 18th-century furniture styles, as well as the demanding techniques required to complete ornate period pieces. Turning and carving, as well as building accurately, are all included in a highly visual format. Over 400 photos and drawings illustrate the methods -- from half-blind dovetails to gooseneck moldings. If you love period details and long to create them, you will want this book. You'll learn about: Casework techniques Moldings and edge treatments Carved and turned legs Period chair components Finials and applied carvings