Router Basics

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 1990 - House & Home - 128 pages
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Hundreds of tips, backed by more than 200 close-up, step-by-step photos and drawings. “A good starter volume.”—Booklist. “Includes a useful glossary of bit types and a list of safety rules....Well-photographed instructions on how to make various cuts—straight, arcs, freehand routing—and includes instructions for a practical application for each of them.”—Woodworker’s Journal.
 

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This is a great book for learing how to use a router and the many different ways it can be used. The illustrations are very helpful and it even has plans for router tables. Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
4
Introduction o 1 Exploring the Router
6
Bits
23
Safety Techniques
35
Basic Cutting Guidelines
40
Making a Workbench
54
Making Straight and Square Cuts
64
Making a Bookcase
70
Router Tables
78
Routing Circles and Arcs
98
Basic Template Routing
105
Freehand Routing
120
Index
127
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About the author (1990)

Spielman is the leading author on woodworking throughout the world with over 65 books published. He has taught high school and vocational wodworking in Wisconsin public schools for 27 years. He has also owned and operated a wood product manufacturing company for 20 years.

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