Woodworking Basics

The Principles and Skills of Good Joinery
Alan Goodsell & Randall Maxey


Woodworking Basics is the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of working with wood for those with little or no experience.

The book covers all of the basic hand tools that a beginner will need and describes how to use each one, giving useful tips and expert advice along the way. Successful woodworking is all about best practice and this book shows how it is possible to create all manner of pieces with a very limited and inexpensive set of tools.

Features include:

  • Photos and diagrams to guide you through each project and technique
  • Important techniques – accurate measuring and marking, gluing, sanding and making simple joints such as butt, lap and mitres
  • 6 simple projects: toolbox, shelf unit, table, cabinet, box and picture frame

  • Details

    • Format
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    • Size
      275 x 210mm
    • Publisher
      Guild of Master Craftsman
    • ISBN
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