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