With expert advice, colour photographs, drawings, and exploded diagrams, Popular Mechanics reveals exactly what the endlessly versatile and extremely popular scroll saw can do. By first explaining how the scroll saw works, then offering basic techniques, and finally presenting simple projects, this invaluable manual provides an education that woodworkers can draw on for years to come. Everything about this must-have tool is covered: cutting wood to precise dimension, enlarging and reducing patterns, pattern and template placement, inside and outside cuts, and advanced techniques, such as bevel and compound sawing. There''s even a visual anatomy of available scroll saws, along with guidance on maintenance and troubleshooting. The great projects include a potpourri box, collapsible basket, plate holder and compound-cut chess set.No guide will give them a better start: do-it-yourself author aquot;extraordinareaquot; Rick Peters discusses every aspect of the lathe, from the simplest function up to the most advanced techniques.
|Title||:||Popular Mechanics Scroll Saw Fundamentals|
|Publisher||:||Hearst Books - 2005|