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Learn to timber frame : craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty / Will Beemer ; foreword by Jack A. Sobon ; photography by Jared Leeds.

Beemer, Will, (author.). Sobon, Jack, 1955- (writer of foreword.). Leeds, Jared, (photographer.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Attica PL - Attica 690 BEE (Text) 74231000113337 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown 690 B414 (Text) 79361000098767 Adult Nonfiction - Gardening, House & Home Checked out 05/24/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 697.2 BEE (Text) 36626103753703 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 697.2 B414 (Text) 76383000441135 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 697.2 BEE (Text) 39391006752156 Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 690 BEE (Text) 34330513029604 Adult - Non-Fiction In transit -
Melton PL - Melton 690 BEE (Text) 79591000089022 Adult-Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 697.2 Beemer (Text) 31208912453083 non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 697.2 BEEMER (Text) 33946003117723 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612126685
  • ISBN: 1612126685
  • Physical Description: 191 pages : color illustrations, plans ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 181-183) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is timber framing? -- Getting started -- Layout systems -- Tools -- Procedures for layout & cutting -- The tiny timber frame -- Variations on the frame -- Raising the frame -- Foundations & enclosure systems.
Summary, etc.: "A classic timber frame is as practical and beautiful as it has been for centuries. In this beginner-friendly guide, veteran builder and educator Will Beemer brings the historic craft of timber framing within reach by walking you through the process of building a simple 12' x 16' structure -- a starter project large enough to serve as a cabin, workshop, or studio -- that can be modified to suit your needs. Along the way, you'll learn what makes timber framing distinctive, how to acquire and use local lumber, and the proper handling of chisels, saws, and other essential tools. Up-close photos and instructive diagrams illuminate each step, from preparing and cutting the timbers to the thrill of raising day." -- Back cover.
Subject: Framing (Building)

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