By Pierre Home-Douglas
The artwork of Woodworking - cupboards and Bookcases
The editors of Time-Life Books has produced one other high quality sequence for the woodworker within the kin: The paintings of Woodworking. you may make fashionable cupboards and bookcases with those distinct, illustrated directions, entire with information and methods and gear feedback.
Read Online or Download Cabinets and Bookcases (Art of Woodworking) PDF
Best woodworking books
The artwork of Woodworking - wooden completing
This remarkable e-book is a follow-up to Proulx's the right way to construct vintage backyard furnishings. Readers will locate many extra initiatives, starting from easy weekend designs to intermediate point tasks that require extra funding in time and fabrics. all of the tasks are clean, precious and cutting edge - certain to please either the builder and the person.
Examine from knowledgeable tips to make the 10 most sensible joints utilizing your strength tools!
In invoice Hylton's Power-Tool Joinery you'll research shop-tested suggestions and causes as to the why's and how's of joinery. additionally integrated are plans for jigs and furniture to help you minimize person joints safely and appropriately. This in-depth advisor may have you slicing joints like a professional in no time!
Learn to chop those robust, tightly outfitted joints with quite a few uncomplicated energy tools:<UL>• facet joints• Dado joints• Rabbet joints• Miter joints• Splined joints• Sliding dovetail joints• Dovetail joints• Lap and half-lap joints• Mortise-and-tenon joints• Biscuit joints</UL>
PlyDesign offers seventy three rules for modern, clever domestic furniture for you to make from off-the-shelf sheet fabrics utilizing basically easy hand and tool instruments. With designs contributed by way of greater than 50 inventive developers throughout North the United States, the initiatives comprise tables, stools, workstations, benches, computer stands, cabinets, artwork panels, organizers, headboards, doghouses, dollhouses, and extra.
- Popular woodworking pocket shop reference
- Wildlife Intarsia: A Step-by-Step Guide to Making 3-Dimensional Wooden Portraits
- Made by Hand: Furniture Projects from the Unplugged Woodshop Hardcover
Extra info for Cabinets and Bookcases (Art of Woodworking)
T u r n i n gt h e c a r caseon end,usetwo barclampsto press t h e t o p a n d b o t t o mp a n e l st o g e t h ear n d t i g h t e nt h e c l a m p se x a c t l ya s y o uw o u l d w h e ng l u i n gu p a c a r c a sw e i t hd o v e t a i l (page 28),Ihis time using standard lotnIs woodpadsto protectthe stock. I I I I I 30 I I I I t CABINETMAKINGBASICS I t A BACKPANEL INSTALLING 'l I I I I I I \\- I I I I I I I I I I forthepanel a rabbet Routing ona worksurandsetthecarcase I Drv-assemble theoanels usinga together facewithitsbackfacingup;holdthepieces w i t hs u p p o b r to a r d sI n.
Basentoldingand Jbetadd n firishing touchto a bookcase. The nnlding cnn be routed to rnatcltilrc crown rrrolditrgor thestn'roundingtrint in the room. r rabbeted miteredframeof moldedpiecesfrom stockstanding on edgefseabclowl; rhis framewrapsaroundthe baseof the bookcase likea skirtandhidesthejoineryat thebottomofthecarcase. Both rnethods allowfor woodexpansion andcanalso beadaptedto fit modularbookcases or joinedtogether. bookcases INSTALLING A RABBETED BASEM()LDING I I t I I I I I I I I I I T I I I I I I I I 'l Assembling theframe I Theframeshownaboveis madefromthreepiecesof molded s t o c ka , b a c k ,a n df o u rc o r n e b r r a c e sA.
Whilel-by-10pineor fir is economical,% hardwoodwill support greater loads. Ifyou areplanninga bookcase widerthan36inches, consider insallingcleatsunderthemiddleoftheshelves atthebackor averticalpartitionbetween them. laetic aupport Adjuatable auppotte Flaced in drilled holea in aidea of bookcaEe; holedepth ia one-halfthe lenqth of aupport t I I I I I I I I I Temperedhardboard Conipooite,Ii7htwei7ht shelf for medium-to-heavyloadaand shelf epaneup to 36 inchea;features two layere of tempered hardboard oandwichinqPieceeof 2by-2 etock.