A Manual for Hand Woodworking

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Harlow Publishing Corporation, 1949 - Woodwork (Manual training) - 282 pages
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Contents

CHAPTER PAGE 1 Sawing Stock to Finished Size _______________ __
1
Uses of Saws _______________________________ __
5
Planing S2S Stock to Size ____________________ __
9
The Jack Plane and the Smooth Plane ________ __
13
Charnfering _________________________________ __
18
Cutting ofi Corners __________________________ __
21
The Miter Box Method of Getting Out Stock to Size
24
Planing Rough Stock to Size __________________ __
28
Using and Sharpening Scrapers _______________ __
120
Gluing Up End Section of Leg and Rail Construc tion ______________________________________ __
124
Fastening Tops on Tables ____________________ __
130
Making a Table Top _________________________ __
133
Drawer Construction ________________________ __
136
Drawer Slides ______________________________ __
140
Sizes of Standard Cut Lumber ________________ __
143
Growth and Structure of Wood ________________ __
146

The Block P1aneUses and Sharpening _______ __
32
Uses of Marking Instruments ________________ __
34
Laying Out the Centers of Holes ______________ __
39
Boring Holes _______________________________ __
41
Abrasives and Their Uses ____________________ __
46
Rounding Corners ___________________________ __
50
Chisels and Their Uses ______________________ __
54
Cutting Round Chamfers _____________________ __
58
Making and Figuring Stockbills ______________ __
60
Nails and Nailing ___________________________ __
64
Fastening with Screws _______________________ __
71
The Dado or Gain Joint ______________________ __
77
The Jointer Plane and the Fore Plane _________ __
81
Laying Out Duplicate PartsRabbetting ______ __
84
The CrossLap Joint _________________________ __
87
Elementary Wood Finishing __________________ __
89
Curve Forming ______________________________ __
92
Wood Files Wood Rasps and Their Uses _______ __
97
Mortise and Tenon Joints Types and Uses _____ __
99
Cutting Mortises Hand Methods ______________ __
103
Cutting Tenons by Hand _____________________ __
106
Proportioning M T Joints in Furniture Con struction _________________________________ __
110
Some Suggestions for Planing Stock to Size ____ __
112
Selecting the Position of Legs and Locating Mor tises in Them _____________________________ __
115
Getting Out Rails and Laying Out Tenons on Them
118
Lumber Grading _____________________________ __
149
Kiln Drying of Lumber ______________________ __
153
Shrinkage Expansion and Warpage of Lumber ___
157
Enamel and Varnish Finishes ____________ ______
159
Paints and Painting _________________________ __
161
Varnishes and Varnishing ____________________ __
167
Wood Filler Floor Wax and Rubbing Oil ______ __
172
Water Stains ________________________________ __
174
Spirit Stains ________________________________ __
177
Oil Stains __________________________________ __
180
Chemical Stains _____________________________ __
183
Clamps and Their Uses ______________________ __
185
Figuring Lumber Bills _______________________ __
189
Butts and Hinges and Their Application _______ __
192
Locks ______________________________________ __
195
Gouges and Their Uses ______________________ __
197
Use of Dowels in Woodwork Construction ______ __
199
Kinds Preparation and Uses ___________ __
201
Making Picture Frames in the Shop ________ __ __
203
Saw Filing _____________________ _ __________ __
205
Brace Cutting _______________________________ __
211
Common Rafters _____________________________ __
214
Hip and Valley Rafters _______________________ __
223
Jack and Cripple Rafters _____________________ __
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