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Author Branam, Steve, author.

Title Hand tool basics : woodworking tools & how to use them / Steve Branam.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. Cincinnati, Ohio : Popular Woodworking Books, [2017].
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  684.082 BRA    AVAILABLE
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Description 272 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Note Includes index.
Summary "Everything you need to start woodworking with hand tools! Hand tool woodworking can be a source of great pride, satisfaction and amazing results not to mention less noise and sawdust. But there's a lot to learn, what with a seemingly endless array of chisels and mallets to workbenches and handplanes. You'll learn proven methods for sharpening your tools, prepping your stock and timeless joinery techniques including mortise-and-tenon joins, dovetails, rabbets and others. Within these pages you'll find: advice for selecting the tools you need and setting up shop; Complete instructions for using the tools you'll reach for time and again; tuning processes for keeping your tools sharp and precise; technique variations and alternate methods so you can decide what works best for you. Take the mystery out of hand tools and experience the satisfaction of crafting something truly handmade." -- Description provided by publisher.
Subject Woodworking tools.
ISBN 9781440348907 (hardcover)
1440348901 (hardcover)
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