Understanding Wood

$39.95

bb460   Understanding Wood, A Craftsman’s Guide to Wood Technology

In this essential reference for woodworkers, R. Bruce Hoadley explains everything from how trees grow to how best to cut, season, machine, join, bend, and finish wood.

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bb460   Understanding Wood, A Craftsman’s Guide to Wood Technology

In this essential reference for woodworkers, R. Bruce Hoadley explains everything from:

  • Hhow trees grow
  • How best to cut, season, machine, join, bend, and finish wood
  • Why do miters open and glue joints loosen?
  • How do you get a really sharp edge?

Examples of problems and solutions help woodworkers puzzle through their own projects, while full-color photos and helpful tables illustrate key points.

280 pages, Hardbound

Completly Revised and Updated

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