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Rough Cut

Woodworking With Tommy Mac : 12 Step-by-step Projects
MacDonald, Tommy (Book - 2011)
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Hailed as "one of the best woodworkers today" by "The Boston Globe," Tommy MacDonald, host of the Emmy(R) Award-nominated public television series "Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac" takes us into his shop as he builds the 12 projects from the first season of this highly acclaimed public television show. Here in this companionbook, Tommy shows readers how to create beautiful pieces of furniture while also teaching key woodworking skills. Projects range from a small wall-hung shelf to a serving tray, blanket chest, and trestle table; and all feature measured drawings, a materials list, and step-by-step photos. Peppered throughout are tips, techniques, and woodworking fundamentals.
Authors: MacDonald, Tommy (Thomas J.)
Title: Rough cut
woodworking with Tommy Mac : 12 step-by-step projects
Publisher: Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, c2011
Characteristics: 185 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,28 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Tommy MacDonald ; with Laurie Donnelly
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Shaker step stool : technique
hand-cutting through-dovetails
Trestle table : Technique
working with mortise-and-tenon joinery
Wall cabinet : Technique
creating moldings
Octagonal Lazy Susan : technique
creating a veneer inlay
Keepsake box : technique
reinforcing miter joints with splines
Shaker nightstand : technique
cutting traditional table joinery and tapering legs
Flag box : technique
cutting splines for miter joints
Serving tray : technique
mastering compound angles
Bread box : technique
making a tambour door
Blanket chest : technique
mastering frame-and-panel construction with carved panels
Chippendale footstool : technique
carving a ball-and-claw foot
Trellis : technique
cutting and fitting dadoes
Finishing : technique
working with oil, shellac, and wax
Metric equivalents
Additional Contributors: Donnelly, Laurie
ISBN: 1600854168
Branch Call Number: 684.08 M1359r 2011
Subject Headings: Woodwork Amateurs' manuals Furniture making Amateurs' manuals
Topical Term: Woodwork
Furniture making
LCCN: 2011029445
Publisher No: 071362 Taunton
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"easy-to-use, straightforward guidebook...each chapter focuses on a particular technique that can be mastered for other projects."

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