Being a complete encyclopaedia of domestic and social economy and forming a guide to every department of practical lifeIn use, however, this tool does not cut, but wedges the fibres of wood on either side. The upper end is sharpened ... Bruce and BiteaFig. I. is a diagram of an ordinary carpenteth brace made of wood with brass mountings. ... The brace is turned by the right hand, which grasps the part c; the handle, A, being kept in position on the chest by the left hand. Fig. 2 is a centre-bit. It consists of a central triangular point, A, which enters the wood first and guides IhC tool ; an arm or knife, 1:, whichanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cassell's household guide|
|Publisher||:||Рипол Классик -|