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Build it with Dad: 24 Fun & Easy Projects You Can Do Together

By: A. J. Hamler

Price: $34.90

Publisher: USA, Popular Woodworking Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002132


What could be better than spending some quality time with your kids? How about spending time with them in the woodshop? Perfect for any woodworker with kids, Build It with Dad features 22 woodworking projects that kids of all ages will love. These easy-to-make projects will help you teach your kids how to correctly and safely use fundamental tools such as handsaws, hammers, screwdrivers, tape measures, and cordless drills. Best of all, they'll have fun doing it! Projects... View more info

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3 Book Set: The Australian House Building Manual 8th Edition + The Roof Building Manual 5th Edition + The Australian Decks and Pergolas Construction Manual 7th Edition

By: Allan Staines

Price: $94.80

Publisher: Australia, Pinedale Press: 2014

Edition: 3 book set

Seller ID: A1083


3 book set. The Australian House Building Manual 8th Edition, ISBN 9781875217076: The House Building Manual is an entirely Australian manual and is thoroughly researched in co-operation with the Australian timber, brick and concrete associations. It is written in Allan Staines usual easy to comprehend style. The manual provides current trade practices and hints that help bridge the gap between theory and practice. For these reasons it is an essential class room text.... View more info

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The Australian House Building Manual 8th Edition

By: Allan Staines

Price: $34.90

Publisher: Australia, Pinedale Press: 2014

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: 001046


The House Building Manual is an entirely Australian manual and is thoroughly researched in co-operation with the Australian timber, brick and concrete associations. It is written in Allan Staines usual easy to comprehend style. The manual provides current trade practices and hints that help bridge the gap between theory and practice. For these reasons it is an essential class room text. The latest edition that is ideal for everyone involved in house building. Updates i... View more info

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How to be a Successful Owner Builder and Renovator 9th Edition

By: Allan Staines

Price: $31.90

Publisher: Australia, Pinedale Press: 2014

Edition: 9th Edition

Seller ID: 001044


This all Australian title has large scale drawings to make it easy to understand how the various stages and components fit together. The Owner Builder is shown how to plan the house to suit the chosen allotment and the most economical methods of owner building. You will learn how to identify and correct faulty building practices, the correct trade terms to use and how to order building products. The renovation section of this book is almost entirely devoted to room ext... View more info

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American Woodworker's Hand Tool Fundamentals: Advice, Techniques and Projects for the Hand Tool Woodworker

By: American Woodworker

Price: $34.90

Publisher: USA, F & W Publications Inc: 2014

Seller ID: 000402


Lay a foundation for hand tool excellence! Now you can learn the hand tool skills used by the best woodworkers to achieve handcrafted excellence in all your woodworking projects. Hand Tool Fundamentals introduces you to all the key tools and techniques you need to learn for sterling work, then shows you how to incorporate them into the modern woodworking shop. You'll learn: * What to look for when buying new precision hand tools. * How to tune your tools so they perform ... View more info

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Framing Floors, Walls & Ceilings: Completely Revised and Updated

By: Edited by Fine Homebuilding

Price: $29.90

Publisher: USA, Taunton Press: 2015

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 002898


This title provides the best field-tested information on framing efficiently and safely the first time. It covers the basics of framing, as well as more advanced techniques on curved walls and cathedral ceilings. It includes up-to-date information on the latest tools and material. Framing Floors, Walls, and Ceilings from the editors of Fine Homebuilding provides the best field-tested information on framing efficiently, safely and the right way the first time. No source o... View more info

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Glue and Clamps: The Tool Information You Need at Your Fingertips

By: Edited by John Kelsey and Skills Institute Press

Price: $9.90

Publisher: USA, Fox Chapel Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 000531


This handy reference will help you get the most for your money. No matter what project you're building, if you're working with wood you're working with glue and clamps. But are you getting the most out of your clamps and that bottle of glue when you're carving, drilling and building furniture? Where's the manual that explains how to best utilise these two essential workshop tools? This manual takes care of that for you. From gluing boards to using clamps in furniture rep... View more info

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Small Woodworking Projects

By: Editors of Fine Woodworking

Price: $24.90

Publisher: USA, Taunton Press: 2015

Seller ID: 002018


Nothing beats seeing your woodworking on display or the reaction you get when you give your work as a gift. The problem is finding enough time to complete all of the projects you want to do. This book will help. Small Woodworking Projects is a collection of approachable projects from Fine Woodworking magazine that will tempt and satisfy even the most discriminating of woodworkers. You don't need a giant workshop, formal training or tons of free time to build the useful, ... View more info

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Popular Mechanics Man Crafts: Leather Tooling, Fly Tying, Ax Whittling and Other Cool Things to Do

By: Editors of Popular Mechanics

Price: $14.90

Publisher: USA, Hearst Communications: 2015

Seller ID: 001906


This is a series of ten pamphlets given to the US army on their return from WW2, reprinted in a single volume. It offers mini instructional courses on skills that will entertain men of all ages and abilities. It is packaged in a vintage style and featuring the original artwork. As its servicemen returned home at the end of World War II, the US Army turned to Popular Mechanics to help them find new and lucrative occupations. A series of ten pamphlets was created, teaching... View more info

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Popular Woodworking's Arts & Crafts Furniture Projects 2E 42 Designs for Every Room in Your Home

By: Editors of Popular Woodworking

Price: $34.90

Publisher: USA, Popular Woodworking: 2015

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 001882


Discover a comprehensive collection of Arts & Crafts furniture projects that originally appeared in Popular Woodworking Magazine. The 2nd edition of Arts & Crafts Furniture Projects contains 304 pages of woodworking advice, how-to's and design inspiration. This edition contains 17 new projects suited to woodworkers of any skill level. The Arts & Crafts style allows the craftsman to build a quality piece of furniture in a reasonable amount of time, while providing a very ... View more info

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Cabinets, Vanities, and Countertops: For Pros By Pros Series

By: Fine Homebuilding

Price: $29.90

Publisher: USA, Taunton Press: 2015

Seller ID: 002133


Nothing transforms the look and function of a kitchen or bathroom space- and adds significantly to the value of a home- like new cabinets and countertops. Whether you're building them or just installing them, your job will be much easier if you arm yourself with the best information possible. The builder-tested techniques and methods in Cabinets Vanities, and Countertops will show you how to build and install high-quality, durable and cost-efficient cabinets, vanities an... View more info

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Building Your Own Home, Revised Edition: A comprehensive guide for owner-builders

By: George Wilkie

Price: $39.90

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A1046


Home builders can contribute in many ways to reduce the use of products and processes that convert solid and liquid carbon containing materials into gaseous carbon. Everyone is now aware of the advantages of correctly oriented, well insulated houses with sensible ventilation and comfort systems. In this revised edition of the best selling complete guide to building your own home, George Wilkie updates and adds a new section on energy and environmental efficiency. A... View more info

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2 Book Set: Building Your Own Home, Revised Edition + How to be a Successful Owner Builder and Renovator 9th Edition

By: George Wilkie and Allan Staines

Price: $76.85

Publisher: Australia, New Holland + Pinedale Press: 2011 + 2014

Edition: 2 Book Set

Seller ID: A1047


2 Book Set. 1. Building Your Own Home, Revised Edition: A comprehensive guide for owner-builders by George Wilkie. ISBN Number 1742572162 / 9781742572161 . Home builders can contribute in many ways to reduce the use of products and processes that convert solid and liquid carbon containing materials into gaseous carbon. Everyone is now aware of the advantages of correctly oriented, well insulated houses with sensible ventilation and comfort systems. In this revised... View more info

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Arts & Crafts Furniture Projects: A skill-building guide featuring 9 beautiful projects

By: Gregory Paolini

Price: $29.90

Publisher: USA, Taunton Press: 2015

Seller ID: 001883


This title features nine beautiful homeware projects in the popular Arts and Crafts style. Each project systematically builds upon skills or techniques learned in the previous chapter. It includes a section on key construction methods and an historical overview of the Arts & Crafts movement. The Arts and Crafts style is one of the most popular and enduring in woodworking. Featuring nine beautiful projects of varying difficulty, Arts & Crafts Furniture Projects will appea... View more info

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A Lesson Plan for Woodturning: Step-By-Step Instructions for Mastering Woodturning Fundamentals

By: James Rodgers

Price: $24.90

Publisher: USA, Linden Publishing Co Inc: 2014

Seller ID: 000405


Woodturning is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the United States, but most beginning woodturners don't have access to formal training or experienced teachers. Written by a professional woodturning instructor with over a decade's teaching experience, A Lesson Plan for Woodturning is a systematic, skill-building introduction that helps beginning woodturners master basic woodworking techniques on their own. A Lesson Plan for Woodturning provides a complete, self-dire... View more info

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How to Build a Fence: Plan and Build Basic Fences and Gates # Storey Basics: Books for Self-Reliance

By: Jeff Beneke

Price: $9.90

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002900


Whether you need a fence to protect your garden, keep animals or children safe, or add privacy, Jeff Beneke explains exactly what you need to know to build it yourself - even if you've never built anything before. He gives clear, simple, step-by-step instructions for several basic fence styles using a variety of materials, including wood, vinyl, and chain link. And once you've mastered the basics, you'll be skilled enough to build any kind of fence, even those not covere... View more info

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Harvest Your Own Lumber: How to Fell, Saw, Dry and Mill Wood

By: John English

Price: $24.90

Publisher: USA, Linden Publishing Co Inc: 2015

Seller ID: 002899


In today s artisan, hands-on, and environmentally conscience landscape, there are many reasons to mill your own lumber: a craftsman, artist, or builder can gain access to a new species and unique cuts of wood; there s the Yankee in all of us that hates to see a healthy log simply go off to the landfill when it can offer new flooring or a piece of furniture; and, finally, there s symmetry in building something for a grandchild from the branch that held his daddy s tire-sw... View more info

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Woodturning: A Foundation Course includes DVD Tutorial

By: Keith Rowley

Price: $44.90

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2015

Seller ID: 001972


Here's a complete course in the basic and correct techniques for mastering the lathe. Learn to create beautifully shaped newels, balusters, and chair and table legs by using gouges and chisels on a lathe. Each chapter takes on an essential aspect of woodturning - from types of lathes and accessories to sharpening, from turning between centers to faceplate turning, from copy turning to boring and routing. Special feature: Every chapter ends with a checklist summary to hel... View more info

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The Owner Builder

By: Leeza Sipek and Matthew Sipek and Hazel Foote

Price: $39.90

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: A1050


Building your own home could save you thousands of dollars. The Owner Builder is an easy-to-understand, step-by-step guide for people who want to build their dream home in a financially responsible manner. From choosing a block of land to decorating the inside of the house, this book guides the reader through the entire building process. The authors share their personal experiences with photos of the building process in 68 steps. They include tips and hints on the approv... View more info

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The Roof Building Manual 5th Edition

By: Lloyd Hiddle and Allan Staines

Price: $24.90

Publisher: Australia, Pinedale Press: 2014

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 001047


This manual is for pitching the conventional cut-on-site roof. This step by step guide is full of easy to follow instructions. An indispensible aid for teaching apprentices, plus quick and easy to use tables and bevels for all roof pitches from 5 degrees to 75 degrees. Bevels drawn on the page ready to transfer directly to the bevel tool. A builder's dream. For manufactured truss roof installation use the House Building Manual. View more info