The Jigs & Fixtures Bible

The Jigs & Fixtures Bible


Let the "Dean of domestic Workshop Writers," R.J. DeCristoforo, aid you utilize your instruments and your workshop. The Jigs & furniture Bible collects the final a number of years of his well known "Cris Cuts" column from the pages of Popular Woodworking journal and supplementations them with designated information, methods and advice.

Through chapters equivalent to "Put the Mortiser to paintings" and "Know Your Band Saw," DeCristoforo will give you a life of valuable woodworking wisdom, including:

  • an evaluation of the ten instruments that deserve an enduring position on your shop
  • the fundamentals of desk observed angles
  • the most sensible joints for each undertaking and material
  • methods for overcoming the consequences of warping
  • three nice jigs in your desk observed which could reduce circles or even bowls
  • advice for buying the simplest functionality from your band observed and jointer
  • directions for construction your individual band observed and desk observed grasp jigs
  • professional handsaw upkeep techniques
  • the tips to making helpful and gorgeous modular furniture
  • and a lot more!

DeCristoforo writes with a simplicity and directness that makes new ideas transparent, whereas giving you jigs, publications and ideas to make your paintings more uncomplicated, more secure and extra exact. you will discover ways to extend your strength instruments' usefulness some distance past brands' requirements and raise your woodworking to the extent of craftsmanship.

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