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By Christopher Schwarz, Ivin Sickels

ISBN-10: 1440311064

ISBN-13: 9781440311062

Put the earlier to paintings on your Shop

First revealed in 1889, this e-book used to be written to teach students within the craft and company of woodworking. right here, the unique textual content is reprinted in its entirety, not just that will help you realize past due 19th-century practices in woodworking, yet that can assist you utilize conventional hand instruments within the sleek store.

As you're employed via a chain of 39 workouts, you'll detect how to:
• arrange your store and determine the instruments each well-stocked hand-tool store needs
• successfully wield the most-used woodworking hand tools
• Use some of the advertising gauges like a certified cabinetmaker
• Sharpen your instruments - from aircraft blades to observed teeth
• Mark and lower the most-used joints in furnishings making
• Use a body observed (the quiet solution to the trendy band saw)
• Make a door and drawer
• set up cupboard together with hinges and locks
• And more

Plus, there are chapters on domestic construction and service of wood furniture, uncomplicated boat construction, wooden and standard woodworking trades and more.

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Although full-overlay doors cover the cases when closed, opening doors reveals the edges of the case, so edging is required. 44 Cabinets a slightly proud edge that I take down with a sander or a plane. With a chisel I square the rounded corners left by the trimmer. After trimming, I use a belt sander to make all surfaces flush; then I use an orbital sander Simple Drawer Construction with 80-grit paper to round sharp corners. Eased corners make cases more comfortable to handle. Then I fill nail holes and sand all exposed surfaces with 120-grit paper.

Detailed below are three ways to retain a raised panel in a face frame. The top two details use biscuits to support the back of the panel and would be used only where the back of the panel doesn’t show. Screen stock Biscuit MDF panel Bolection, or overlay, molding Molding holds panel in place. Biscuit Panel molding Rabbet 48 Cabinets One-piece face frame cut from MDF. To create a decorative end panel, the author makes a face frame by cutting a rectangle from a piece of mediumdensity fiberboard.

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