Projects for your Shop
Building your Own Workshop EssentialsBook - 2005
A comprehensive guide for beginning woodworkers features topics such as how to set up your tool shed with basic shop furnishings, essential materials, and step-by-step projects, including workbenches, sawhorses, storage, router tables, and more. Original. 10,000 first printing.
Teague, a furniture designer and maker, offers an instruction guide to building workshop items while concurrently teaching woodworking skills such as using a circular saw or biscuits. Via many photos and diagrams, he describes the various tools and materials needed to build sawhorses, a workbench, a tablesaw workstation, router table, and storage items like bookshelves and cabinets. There is a list of web resources, but no bibliography. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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This book addresses a key dilemma of the beginning woodworker: how do you build good projects without the basic shop furnishings to get the job done? And, why struggle with makeshift workshop equipment when you can create your own? Now you have the guidance of an expert woodworker to help you build workshop basics that you will use for years to come.