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Great Book of Woodworking Tips

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49947
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Packed with gems such as how to make a finish nail into a drill bit, or how to use fridge magnets as clamp pads, the Great Book of Woodworking Tips is a ready source of inspired, shop-tested advice for woodworking success on any project. Offering more than 650 ingenious solutions to common woodworking problems, it's the essential DIY reference, packed with reader-written woodworking tips and techniques. Sharpen your woodworking skills for drilling, sawing, routing, clamping, gluing, joinery, finishing, and much more. Avoid common pitfalls and solve everyday problems with materials, tools, techniques, shop organization, and maintenance. Supplemented with clear workshop photography, each insightful pointer has been workplace tested by the editors.


Content:
  • How to rout perfectly fitting edge joints, every time
  • How to sharpen every kind of blade and bit, including carbide router bits
  • How to move, store and saw 4x8 sheets all by yourself
  • How to make drawer slides that really glide and never wear out
  • How to joint and plane to thickness without maddening snipe
  • How to clamp and glue awkward miters and curved parts
  • How to flatten warped wood (it's easier than you think!)
(1) Great Book of Woodworking Tips
More Information
Manufacturer Part Number 978-1-56523-596-0
Weight 2.4000
Cover Style Soft Cover
Pages 336 pages
Topic Woodworking
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Love the book! Great tips especially for someone new to wood working
February 17, 2018
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
It's a great resource for someone looking to learn more
August 6, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Great book
Love the book. It is full of great ideas, know how and shop tips.
October 23, 2016
Purchased
over 3 years ago
Good title.
Very good info in here. Got at Rockler's garage sale, so even better.
August 3, 2016
Purchased
over 3 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
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Rockler Store
Gift for my son
Donna N on Oct 11, 2019
Beginner. Need all the help I can get.
Timothy H on Aug 28, 2017
Gift for my son
Donna N on Oct 11, 2019
Beginning woodworker...need all the help I can get!
Mike G on Jan 2, 2018
Beginner. Need all the help I can get.
Timothy H on Aug 28, 2017
I like to learn the tricks of the trade--how to do things safely, accurately, and attractively: in that order.
Steve H on Feb 4, 2017
Looked useful.
kansa on Dec 2, 2016
Just for ideas.
John M on May 11, 2015
Beginning woodworker...need all the help I can get!
Mike G on Jan 2, 2018
I like to learn the tricks of the trade--how to do things safely, accurately, and attractively: in that order.
Steve H on Feb 4, 2017