Classic Hand Tools

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Taunton Press, 1999 - Crafts & Hobbies - 218 pages
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The third in the set, Router contains the best 200 router tips offering an excellent jig, technique or solution to common routing problems. Readers can improve their woodworking skills by learning router set up and maintenance, and how to make router dovetails, mortises, and cavities. Chapters include router joinery, fixtures for curved and circular work, fluting, reeding, and milling, router tables, mounts and bases, and alignment fixtures.
 

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Once upon a time, woodworkers had to rely upon hand tools exclusively; but recently, the development of power tools relegated hand tools to the status of quaint antiques. In this book, Hack, a ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
WHAT ARE HAND TOOLS?
15
WORKSHOPS BENCHES AND CLAMPS
29
MARKING AND MEASURING TOOLS
41
STRIKING TOOLS
61
CHISELS GOUGES AND DRAWKNIVES
79
page 18
94
SCRAPERS FILES AND RASPS
125
BORING TOOLS
141
SAWS
159
MAKING AND RESTORING HAND TOOLS
185
BUYING USED HAND TOOLS
203
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About the author (1999)

Hack is a professional furniture maker. He is a regular contributor to Fine Woodworking magazine.

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