Home Back My Cart : 0 item(s)

 

David Charlesworth's (Vol. 1) Furniture-Making Techniques

David Charlesworth's (Vol. 1) Furniture-Making Techniques
Sale Price: $10.77
Compared at: $17.95
You Save: $7.18
Product ID : 9-271

Purchase

Description

David Charlesworth, a master teacher and carpenter, has for over 20 years seen firsthand where students run into problems. Here he shows how careful preparation, in combination with well chosen and cared for tools, can get even newcomers professional results. Learn to cut joints that fit perfectly every time, as well as plain, secret, and twisted dovetails. The use of Japanese and European chisels is discussed as well as fine tuning your bench plane for astounding improvements in performance. Quite an interesting book.

Products You May Like

  • Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects: Great Looking Furniture Anyone Can Build

    Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects: Great Looking Furniture Anyone Can Build $19.95
    $11.97

    Subtitle: "Great Looking Furniture Anyone Can Build". Blending the practicality of IKEA with the creativity of Martha Stewart, this collection of innovative projects is presented with simplicity of construction in mind. The suggested pieces are practical, have broad appeal, and carry a high brag factor upon completion. Requiring minimal assembly time and tools, this concise, engaging, and even humorous guide offers countless tips as well as clear and instructive photography. The majority of the projects also incorporate clever construction, such as the use of bifold doors, stock cabinets, and off-the-shelf lumber, guaranteeing that the required materials are both inexpensive and easily accessible. Featuring ideas for furnishing both the interior and the exterior of the home, this handbook is ideal for weekend woodworkers. Spike Carlsen has been involved in the world of wood and woodworking for more than 30 years. He is the former executive editor of The Family Handyman magazine and a regular contributor to American Woodworker, FreshHome, and Men’s Health magazines. He is the author of A Splintered History of Wood: Belt Sander Races, Blind Woodworkers and Baseball Bats, selected as an NPR Best Book of the Year. He lives in Stillwater, Minnesota.

  • BOOKCASES

    BOOKCASES $24.95
    $14.97

    Bookcases are one of the most accessible and commonly built projects. Here we have 11 projects covering a range of styles and levels of difficulty. Included are a Shaker style wall shelf, a V-shelf standing bookcase, a French country style, and Arts and Crafts style, sideboard style, a Barrister bookcase and 5 other styles. The author operates a custom woodworking shop in New York state. REGULAR $24.95 OUR PRICE $19.95. You save 20%.

  • NEW BEST OF FWW: TRADITIONAL PROJECTS

    NEW BEST OF FWW: TRADITIONAL PROJECTS $17.95
    $10.77

    These are projects from the pages of Fine Woodworking Magazine. Among the projects offered are a harvest table, tilt-top table, sleigh bed, six-board chest, Shaker tall clock, classic blanket chest and a corner cupboard plus others.

  • DINING TABLES: OUTSTANDING PROJECTS FROM AMERICA'S BEST CRAFTSMEN

    DINING TABLES: OUTSTANDING PROJECTS FROM AMERICA'S BEST CRAFTSMEN $24.95
    $14.97

    This is the sixth of the Furniture Project series. See item 9-294 for complete list. Various styles are represneted including Country, Shaker Traditional Colonial, and Queen Anne. All have cutlists and measured drawings along with colored photos. The projects present a range of skill levels so there should something for most people.

  • CHINESE DOMESTIC FURNITURE IN PHOTOGRAPHS AND MEASURED DRAWINGS

    CHINESE DOMESTIC FURNITURE IN PHOTOGRAPHS AND MEASURED DRAWINGS $19.95
    $11.97

    This is an unabridged reprint of the classic text on Chinese domestic furniture. Ecke discusses basic forms, methods of construction, joinery, woods, and finishing. There are 161 plates illustrating tables, chairs, couches, cabinets, cupboards, and wardrobes. 21 pieces are offered as measured drawings. This is recommended as an essential source book for Chinese furniture.

Call us: 800-345-4447

Full Website