eBook Woodwork Step by Step, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465431888
  • ISBN-13: 9781465431882
  • DDC: 684.08
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released July 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

Woodwork: Step-by-Step is the next title in DK's bestselling Step-by-Step series. A perfect starting point for anyone new to the art of woodwork, the book explains more than 100 techniques and eight achievable projects with clear photography and instructions. Gallery spreads show the equipment, materials, and woods readers will need to make practical and inspired projects from a simple shelf to a complex chair. Students, hobbyists, and crafters looking to develop an understanding of woodwork basics will find Woodwork: Step-by-Step an invaluable reference.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.

Half Title Page.

Frontispiece.

Title Page.

Copyright Page.

Contents.

Introduction.

1: Tools.

2: Introduction.

3: Work Safely.

4: Saws.

5: Planes.

6: Jointers and Thickness Planers.

7: Chisels.

8: Measuring and Marking Tools.

9: Clamps.

10: Striking Tools.

11: Sharpening Tools.

12: Cabinet Scrapers.

13: Abrasives.

14: Drills and Drivers.

15: Fasteners.

16: Routers.

17: Sanders.

18: Mortisers.

19: Commercial Joining Systems.

20: Lathes and Cutting Tools.

21: Workbenches and Work Supports.

22: Safety Clothing and First Aid.

23: Techniques.

24: Introduction.

25: Preparing Wood.

26: Choosing a Joint.

27: Butt Joint.

28: Loose Tongue-and-Groove Joint.

29: Fixed Tongue-and-Groove Joint.

30: Cross-Halving Joint.

31: Corner-Halving Joint.

32: Dovetail Half-Lap Joint.

33: Dado Joint.

34: Dovetail Housing Joint.

35: Butt-Miter Joint.

36: Mitered Half-Lap Joint.

37: Keyed Miter Joint.

38: Loose-Tongue Miter Joint.

39: Basic Mortise-and-Tenon Joint.

40: Haunched-Tenon Joint.

41: Secret Haunched-Tenon Joint.

42: Wedged Through Mortise-and-Tenon Joint.

43: Knock-Down Tenon Joint.

44: Drawbore Tenon Joint.

45: T-Bridle Joint.

46: Corner-Bridle Joint.

47: Comb Joint.

48: Through-Dovetail Joint.

49: Joints Using Commercial Connectors.

50: Gluing and Clamping.

51: Jigs and Templates.

52: Veneering.

53: Finishing Techniques.

54: Restoring Furniture.

55: Woods.

56: Introduction.

57: Softwoods.

58: Hardwoods.

59: Veneers.

60: Projects.

61: Chopping Board.

62: Coat Rack.

63: Mirror Frame.

64: Laundry Hamper.

65: Wine Rack.

66: Jewelry Box.

67: Wall Cabinet.

68: Bookcase.

Glossary.

Index.

Acknowledgments.

About the Contributors.