Hand Tool Basics : Woodworking Tools and How to Use Them, Paperback / softback Book

Hand Tool Basics : Woodworking Tools and How to Use Them Paperback / softback


Everything you need to start woodworking with hand tools!

Hand tool woodworking can be a source of great pride, satisfaction and amazing results--not to mention less noise and sawdust.

But there's a lot to learn, what with a seemingly endless array of chisels and mallets to workbenches and handplanes.

You'll learn proven methods for sharpening your tools, prepping your stock and timeless joinery techniques including mortise-and-tenon joins, dovetails, rabbets and others.

Within these pages you'll find: Advice for selecting the tools you need and setting up shopComplete instructions for using the tools you'll reach for time and againTuning processes for keeping your tools sharp and preciseTechnique variations and alternate methods so you can decide what works best for youTake the mystery out of hand tools and experience the satisfaction of crafting something truly handmade.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 272 pages
  • Publisher: F&W Publications Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: DIY: carpentry & woodworking
  • ISBN: 9781440348907



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