Let the qDean of Home Workshop Writers, q R.J. DeCristoforo, show you how to make the most of your tools and your workshop. The Jigs a Fixtures Bible collects the last several years of his popular qCris Cutsq column from the pages of Popular Woodworking magazine and supplements them with special tips, tricks and advice. abreak;abreak;Through chapters such as qPut the Mortiser to Workq and qKnow Your Band Saw, q DeCristoforo provides you with a lifetime of invaluable woodworking knowledge, including: abreak;abreak; an overview of the 10 tools that deserve a permanent place in your shopabreak; the basics of table saw anglesabreak; the best joints for every project and materialabreak; methods for overcoming the effects of warpingabreak; three great jigs for your table saw that can cut circles and even bowlsabreak; advice for getting the best performance out of your band saw and jointerabreak; directions for building your own band saw and table saw master jigsabreak; professional handsaw maintenance techniquesabreak; the tricks to making useful and beautiful modular furniture abreak; and much more! abreak;abreak;DeCristoforo writes with a simplicity and directness that makes new concepts clear, while providing you with jigs, guides and ideas to make your work easier, safer and more accurate. You'll learn to expand your power tools' usefulness far beyond manufacturers' specifications and elevate your woodworking to the level of craftsmanship.B. Cupped individual boards can be assembled with alternate pieces inverted to avoid cupping in a slab. C. Without some consideration for cupping, your slab may end up looking like these boards with no pieces inverted. DIAGRAM 4 Theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Jigs & Fixtures Bible|
|Publisher||:||Betterway Books - 2001-06-05|