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Woodworking for dummies [electronic resource].

Strong, Jeff. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781118053294 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: You've seen a few shows on TV, and working with wood looks like it could be quite entertaining and rewarding. After all, you get to create something that you can proudly display to your friends and family. But where and how do you begin to move from expressed interest to hands-on experience?Woodworking For Dummies shows you how your raw building materials stack up, with everything you wood need to know about hardwood, softwood, plywood, veneer wood, plain-sawn wood, rift-cut wood, quarter-sawn wood, solid wood, man-made wood, and more. This down-to-earth guide gives you the goods on how boards are made from trees and the characteristics of hardwood and softwood species, plus all the buzz onGearing up with the right tools Putting safety first in your workshop Using adhesives and glue Working with wood joints Smoothing it out...The EPUB format of this title may not be compatible for use on all handheld devices.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : For Dummies, 2011. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 25172 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
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Genre: Electronic books.

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