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Woodworking Basics: Mastering the Essentials of Craftsmanship
Title: Woodworking Basics: Mastering the Essentials of Craftsmanship
An integrated approach with hand and power tools

ISBN: 156158620x

From the Publisher: Woodworking Basics presents an approach tolearning woodworking that has proven successful for hundreds of people who havetaken the author's introductory course over the past 20 years. Peter Korn'smethod helps new woodworkers learn the right techniques from the beginning. Moreexperienced woodworkers can use it to master the classic furniture-making skillskey to fine craftsmanship. Korn includes two attractive and useful projects -- asmall bench and a side table with a door and drawer -- providing you theopportunity to practice skills and develop confidence with tools. This bookprovides a step-by-step introduction to all aspects of woodworking, including:
  • Safe use of woodworking machinery
  • Correct use of hand tools
  • Milling a board four-square
  • Cutting a mortise-and-tenon joint
  • Cutting dovetails

From Builders Booksource: This is a revision of the author's "WorkingWith Wood" which has been out of print for a few years. We are delighted tohave it back! A great first book that covers the basics without going overboardwith details. Do these first projects and you are on your way to being awoodworker...
208 pages, Softcover, 8-1/2 x 11 in., , with color photosand drawings. Taunton Press (9/2003)

Author: Peter Korn
Publisher: Taunton Press
Categories: Building Trades, Woodworking,

Our Price: $19.95
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