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Taunton's complete illustrated guide to turning

Author: Richard Raffan
Publisher: Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discussion of the tools and techniques of "spindle turning," presenting step-by-step instructions for completing a wide variety of projects, accompanied by more than nine hundred color photographs.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Raffan, Richard.
Taunton's complete illustrated guide to turning.
Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)606355028
Online version:
Raffan, Richard.
Taunton's complete illustrated guide to turning.
Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)608157928
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Raffan
ISBN: 1561586722 9781561586721 9781627107655 1627107657
OCLC Number: 55600643
Description: 246 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Part One: Tools and materials --
Section 1: The lathe and attachments --
Section 2: Shaping tools --
Tools for center work --
Tools for end grain --
Tools for face work --
Wood-saving tools --
Section 3: Ancillary tools --
Tools for sharpening --
Wood preparation tools --
Tools for measuring --
Drills --
Sanding and finishing --
Section 4: Wood --
Where to find wood --
Selecting wood --
Recognizing defects and problems --
Part Two: Preparation --
Section 5: Setting up the lathe --
The workspace --
Tuning your lathe --
Dust collection --
Section 6: Laying out and measuring --
Section 7: Preparing blanks --
Coverting logs --
Section 8: Fixing wood on the lathe --
Basic fixing --
Reverse chucking --
Section 9: Sharpening --
Preparation and shaping --
Sharpening --
Part Three: Spindle work --
Section 10: Spindle techniques --
General approach --
Spindle detailing --
Section 11: Spindle projects --
Handles --
Legs --
Sundry --
Part Four: Turning end grain --
Section 12: End grain techniques --
Shaping end grain --
Detail on end grain --
End-grain projects --
Section 13: End-grain hollowing and shaping --
Rough hollowing --
Internal shaping --
End-grain projects --
Section 14: Chasing threads --
Threads and grain --
Threading project --
Part Five: Face work --
Face-work techniques --
Face-work details --
Face-work projects --
Section 16: Face-work hollowing --
Hollowing face-work --
Face-work projects --
Part Six: Sanding and finishing --
Preparation --
Basic sanding --
Advanced sanding --
Finishes.
Other Titles: Turning
Responsibility: Richard Raffan.
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Features step-by-step instructions for an abundance of wood turning techniques, including both spindle and faceplate methods. This book features over 900 colour photos that accompany detailed,  Read more...

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