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Understanding Wood, 2nd Edition
Title: Understanding Wood, 2nd Edition
A Craftsman's Guide to Wood Technology

ISBN: 1561583588

This book answers every Craftspersonís question: Why does wood do what it does? Newly updated to include information on composite materials, adhesives, and finishes developed in the past 20 years, this completely revised classic has everything you need to know about wood technology. The author explores the nature of wood and its properties, the basics of wood technology, and the woodworkerís raw materials. Youíll learn the best ways to cut, season, machine, join, bend, fasten, and finish wood, and explore the crucial interaction of wood and moisture. Youíll also find the latest on wood products and where to buy them.A ìmust-haveî book! (though not for the "casual" craftsperson as it is a bit "techie"!)
280pp. $39.95hc Taunton Press, (10/2000)

Author: R. Bruce Hoadley
Publisher: Taunton Press
Categories: Building Trades, Carpentry/Const Tech, Woodworking,

Our Price: $39.95
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