Woodworkers'
Essential Softcover Published by Fox Chapel Publishing, PA, USA R.R.P.$34.90 ISBN 9781892836151

Extract from back cover of book: How big is it? What's the miter angle? Will it fit? How do l lay it out? Nearly every woodworking operation requires a fact, a calculation, or a reasonably close estimate. Woodworkers' Essential shows the savvy craftsman how to solve workshop problems by using math, or by following a simple rule of thumb. With this factpacked handbook on the bench, woodworkers can enjoy workshop success even if they are not comfortable making calculations. Among
the many solutions to tricky problems, you will find: Addressing key woodshop problems and solutions, this volume is an indispensable reference for woodworkers of all skill levels. ”...very
useful and comprehensive but this one is." "Few
books are for everyone, shop reference." Drawings: black and white Contents Dedication Drawing Plans from Pictures Enlargement & Reduction Drawing to Scale Proportions & the Golden Ratio Drawing Plans & Projections Converting Numbers Joining Lines, Curves & Planes Size & Measurement Circles Ellipses & Ovals Arcs & Arches 345 Equals 90 Degrees Measuring Wood Room Perimeter & Area Slats & Spaces Story Poles Stairs Shelf Loads Bending Wood without Heat Motors & 3Phase Electricity Electricity & 120 vs 240 volts Horsepower  Real & Imagined Pulleys & Speed RPM & Speed Taps & Threads Dust Collection Systems Clamps, Pressure & Joints All About Glues Miters, Bevels & Crown Molding Standard Furniture Dimensions Appendix
of Useful Data  