Bill Hylton's Ultimate Guide to the Router Table [EPUB]
15 April 2018, 16:08
2007 | EPUB | 18.32MB
The first operator's manual for the router table
If you don't have a router table in your shop yet, you should! The router table opens up a whole new world of using the router that simply can't be done using it any other way. Operations such as edge profiling, making mouldings, cutting lock-miter joints, box joints, rabbets, grooves, splined miters, using templates, pin routing and more can be done using a router table. Using this book, you'll learn basic router-table knowledge, safety issues, setup fundamentals, feed direction and workpiece control. Also, you'll learn about specific operations unique to the router table and how to do them safely.
Rustic Carpentry: Woodworking with Natural Timber [EPUB]
15 April 2018, 16:07
2007 | EPUB | 38.34MB
With an introduction by master craftsman Ralph Kylloe, this manual on rustic carpentry is a superb resource for woodworkers, furniture makers, and carpenters of all skill levels. Here are clear and concise instructions for creating beautiful pieces with unfinished timber, utilizing the unique texture and shape of tree branches, trunks, and shrubs.
In addition, rustic woodworking requires few tools and relatively little skill to make decorative and practical flower stands, tables, chairs, gates, porches, aviaries, footbridges, verandas, tool sheds, and more. All these projects are included here with detailed advice on collecting and drying sticks; what kind of wood works best for various items; how to varnish both indoor and outdoor pieces; using battens and mortises to secure furniture; and successfully employing a range of other techniques.
Marine Knots: How to Tie 40 Essential Knots [EPUB]
10 April 2018, 07:54
2018 | EPUB | 24.56MB
Learn to master dozens of knots essential for boating and all water activities with this innovative illustrated guide.
Packed with helpful step-by-step instructions and beautifully detailed illustrations, Marine Knots includes forty different knots every water sportsperson—including sailors, motor boat enthusiasts, waterskiers, paddle boarders, kayakers, canoers, and more need to practice their craft or hobby safely and confidently. With Marine Knots, you’ll learn how to tie a variety of common knots, including:
- Stopper Knots
- Hitch Knots
- Lashing Knots
- Eyes or Closed Loops
- Bend Knots
- Longitudinal Tension Knots
- Whipping Knots
- Symbolic Knots
For everyone who loves spending time on the water, Marine Knots is a reliable, invaluable guide—and the perfect accessory for popular water activities.