How to Use & Care for Woodworking Tools


Author: Alan Bridgewater,Gill Bridgewater
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811727945
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 230
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Everything you need to know about every kind of tool, saw, planes, chisels, marking and testing tools, drills, knives, hammers, clamps, and basic power tools. Learn how they are made, how they function, and how to condition them. Step-by-step exercises show proper use of each tool and easy projects demonstrate the application of techniques. All you need to do is read through this book, get a good tool and a piece of honest to goodness wood, and get started. At the end of it all you will know how to judge the keenness of a blade by eye. You will be able to use a plane in much the same way as did your folks way back. You will know how and why a bent gouge does what it does. You will be able to cut a joint and shape and fashion a piece of oak. You will be able to sit in a chair of your own making. You will be able to build furniture for the whole house. All are wonderful experiences that should not be missed.

Making Marble-Action Games, Gadgets, Mazes and Contraptions

Designs for 10 Outlandish, Ingenious and Intricate Woodworking Projects
Author: Alan Bridgewater,Gill Bridgewater
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811728553
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 95
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Easy-to-follow text. Helpful photographs.

Creative Activities for Young Children


Author: Mary Mayesky
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1428321802
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 704
View: 3619
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Creative Activities for Young Children, 9th edition is a rare combination of an art and curriculum text, and is an invaluable resource for any teacher, pre-service or experienced. Teachers, parents, and child-care providers will value this teaching resource that not only promotes creativity in children but also encourages readers to exercise their own creativity. It has a wealth of information covering every conceivable content area that would be encountered in an early childhood classroom, as well as up to grade 5. The sound theoretical base of the book is applied in the hundreds of practical activities provided throughout the text. This updated edition addresses national early childhood standards, more coverage on developmentally appropriate practice (DAP), in depth discussion of play and art development theories, as well as additional activities for children with special needs and more activities to meet specific learning styles. All references, including websites, software recommendations, and additional readings have been updated in this edition. The final section on Creativity and Multicultural Education covers the place of creativity in the anti-bias curriculum, and provides a multitude of creative activity ideas for use in the multicultural classrooms of today. Students will find this book to be a continual resource throughout their professional careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Wood Finishing Simplified

No Chemistry Just Beautiful Results
Author: Joe L'Erario
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 144031764X
Category: House & Home
Page: 128
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One area where woodworkers strive to gain more information is on the topic of finishing. Since finishing is one of the most important aspects to any woodworking project, it can become a frustrating process for many woodworkers regardless of skill level. Wood Finishing Simplified breaks down the various steps involved in finishing furniture, leading to better projects and less frustration. Using only the products available at local home centers, the author explains the differences in the types of stains and finishes plus step-by-step photos and clear instructions show the reader how to produce a quality furniture finish.

The Care and Use of Japanese Woodworking Tools

Saws, Planes, Chisels, Marking Gauges, Stones
Author: Kip Mesirow,Ron Herman
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press
ISBN: 1933330139
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 96
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Essential information for hobbyists and professionals; fully illustrated

Boxes & Chests

How to Make and Decorate 15 Traditional Country Projects
Author: Alan Bridgewater,Gill Bridgewater
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811725590
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 176
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Step-by-step instructions for making a salt box, pipe box, candle box, and blanket chest, more.

Tools: Hand and Power


Author: Owen Jones
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 132983691X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: N.A
View: 9642
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I hope that you will find the information helpful, useful and profitable. The information in this ebook on manual and power tools and subjects related to it is organized into 15 chapters of about 500-600 words each. I hope that it will interest those who want to use the information in their promotions. As an added bonus, I am granting you permission to use the content on your own website or in your own blogs and newsletter, although it is better if you rewrite them in your own words first. You may also split the book up and resell the articles. In fact, the only right that you do not have is to resell or give away the book as it was delivered to you.

The Twenty Woodworking Tools

Every Kid Should Have and Know How to Use
Author: Robert Bergdahl
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781645691822
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 108
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The Twenty Woodworking Tools Every Kid Should Have and Know How to Use Hey Kids! Grandpa Bob here, ready to show you the 20 woodworking tools you should have and I'll teach you how to use them. So, what's in your toolbox? Do you even have one and do you know how to use the tools that are in it? You may not if no one has shown you and that's where I come in. By the time you finish this book you will know: Where to get your tools Why you need to learn to use your tools correctly How to take care of your tools How to use your tools safely I learned how to use hand tools from my dad and my grandpa and now I am going to teach you some of the things I learned from them. So get ready to begin a life-long adventure in woodworking with hand tools! -Grandpa Bob

Tools: Working Wood in Eighteenth-century America


Author: James M. Gaynor,Nancy L. Hagedorn
Publisher: Colonial Williamsburg
ISBN: 9780879350987
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 126
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Sophisticated eighteenth-century tools often performed the tasks at hand with amazing effectiveness and efficiency. This case study used early tools to investigate life in colonial America and understand the handmade products so admired today.

Painted Wood Projects in the Pennsylvania Folk Art Style


Author: Alan Bridgewater
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: N.A
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 143
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Discusses Pennyslvania Dutch designs, provides patterns, and offers instructions for copying and painting the designs on various objects

Building Doors & Gates

Instructions, Techniques, and Over 100 Designs
Author: Alan Bridgewater,Gill Bridgewater
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811726788
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 168
View: 9845
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Much more than physical barriers, doors and gates are powerful statements. With this book you can choose and build an entrance that reflects your personal style. Packed with designs for every architectural taste from simple to grand. Detailed charts identify component parts and joints; Steps for constructing and hanging; Exercises to help perfect door and gate making skills; Designs for all skill levels.

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Labor


Author: United States. Bureau of Labor
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Labor
Page: N.A
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Building Doors & Gates

Instructions, Techniques, and Over 100 Designs
Author: Alan Bridgewater,Gill Bridgewater
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780811726788
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 176
View: 2469
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Much more than physical barriers, doors and gates are powerful statements. With this book you can choose and build an entrance that reflects your personal style. Packed with designs for every architectural taste from simple to grand. Detailed charts identify component parts and joints; Steps for constructing and hanging; Exercises to help perfect door and gate making skills; Designs for all skill levels.

The Stanley Book of Woodworking Tools, Techniques and Projects


Author: Mark Finney
Publisher: Popular Woodworking Books
ISBN: 9781558703797
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 160
View: 5656
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A complete guide to woodworking, teaching about the best materials, the best tools, and the best techniques, and includes furniture project ideas.

Practical Wood Carving - How To Use The Tools And Make The Designs


Author: Edward Hobs
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473351928
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 84
View: 1180
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Originally published in early 1900s. The illustrated contents include: Materials – Tools and Equipment – Care and Use of Tools – First Steps in Wood Carving – Chip Carving – Incised Work – Relief Carving – Pierced and Laminated Work – Wood Sculpture and Knife Work – Preparation of Designs etc. Many of the earliest hobby and craft books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

How to Choose and Use Bench Planes and Scrapers


Author: John English
Publisher: Linden Pub
ISBN: 9781933502298
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 110
View: 3781
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Full-color photographs and detailed instructions teach readers how to select, use, and maintain hand planes for woodworking projects, discussing how to sharpen an iron, how to tune a bench plane, how to flatten a board, how to plane difficult grain, how to make and use shooting boards, and other related topics.

Industrial and Vocational Arts Resource Materials


Author: Dallas Independent School District
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Education
Page: 170
View: 2402
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The Stanley Book of Woodwork

Tools, Techniques, Projects
Author: Mark Finney
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 0713490039
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 160
View: 1983
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Your essential hand woodworking book – whether you’ve never picked up a plane before or want to improve on basic skills, "The Stanley Book of Woodworking: Tools, Techniques, Projects", is the handbook you need. It explains clearly how to use the mains tools, from saws, planes, chisels and hammers to braces and vices; then explains with step-by-step instructions, diagrams and colour photos all the key techniques, including planing, cutting and fitting joints, assembling and gluing up and finishing. To try out these techniques, the book provides projects to make six pieces of furniture. Illustrated throughout to accompany straight-talking text, the book is arranged as follows: Introduction: How to Use this book • Safety in the Workshop Materials: Softwood • Hardwood • Man-made BoardsTools: Measuring and layout tools • Saws • Planes • Hammers and mallets • Chisels • Hand drills and braces • Screwdrivers • Tools used for holding • Caring for your tools Techniques: Layout • Planing • Cutting and fitting joints • Assembling and gluing up • Finishing Projects: Workbench • Bookcase • Child’s desk • Chest • Bedside cabinet • Small table with drawer

The Garret Wade Book of Woodworking Tools


Author: Garry Chinn,John Sainsbury
Publisher: Gallery Books
ISBN: 9780831737580
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 191
View: 8803
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Professional evaluations of some of the finest woodworking tools produced in Europe and the United States include demonstrations of their proper use, and advice on care and repair