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Wood Turning

Mark Baker


PUBLISHED: 2nd August 2012
ISBN: 9781861088499
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A title that helps you to get started with the rewarding craft of woodturning. Guiding you through every stage, it helps you learn what you need to know, from selecting wood, the basic anatomy of a lathe to work holding, sharpening and using tools. It includes a DVD that shows you the techniques in action.
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PUBLISHED: 2nd August 2012
ISBN: 9781861088499
ANNOTATION:
A title that helps you to get started with the rewarding craft of woodturning. Guiding you through every stage, it helps you learn what you need to know, from selecting wood, the basic anatomy of a lathe to work holding, sharpening and using tools. It includes a DVD that shows you the techniques in action.

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A title that helps you to get started with the rewarding craft of woodturning. Guiding you through every stage, it helps you learn what you need to know, from selecting wood, the basic anatomy of a lathe to work holding, sharpening and using tools. It includes a DVD that shows you the techniques in action.

Publisher Description

This handy book and DVD set are all you need to get started with the rewarding craft of woodturning. Pop on the DVD to see the techniques in action or pick up the book for instruction and ideas wherever you are. Perfect for complete beginners, you will be guided through every stage. Learn everything you need to know, from selecting wood, the basic anatomy of a lathe to work holding, sharpening and using tools. Presented in a clear and easy-to-follow style, you will gain the confidence to apply this new knowledge and start creating some beautiful turnings. Comprehensive DVD accompanies the book for a complete learning experience Covers everything you need to know about getting started with turning Three attractive projects to hone your new turning skills AUTHOR: Mark Baker has always been fascinated by wood. His father was a carpenter and joiner and, on leaving school, he served a five-year apprenticeship working for a local building firm, which included restoration work. Mark has also helped set up an industrial workshop for autistic adults and he has worked for some of the major manufacturers of woodturning tools in the UK. He is now the editor of Woodturning magazine and the group editor of all GMC Publications woodworking magazines. Also available from Mark Baker: Woodturning Projects 9781861083913

Author Biography

Mark Baker has always been fascinated by wood. His father was a carpenter and joiner and, on leaving school, he served a five-year apprenticeship working for a local building firm, which included restoration work. Mark has also helped set up an industrial workshop for autistic adults and he has worked for some of the major manufacturers of woodturning tools in the UK. He lives in Essex.

Product Details

Author
Mark Baker
Year
2012
ISBN-10
1861088493
ISBN-13
9781861088499
Media
Book
Pages
144
Publisher
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Subtitle
A Craftsman's Guide
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
full colour throughout, approx.400 photos, 5 illustrations
Language
English
Short Title
WOOD TURNING W/DVD
Publication Date
2012-08-02
Format
Book & Merchandise
Audience
General/Trade

Product Reviews

07 Nov, 2018
Pretty good but still a bit too complicated for a complete beginner.
By Kinsie