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Carpentry books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Carpentry category. Presented with a red border are the Carpentry books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Home Instruction for Sheet Metal Workers - Based on a Series of Articles Originally Published in 'Metal Worker, Plumber and Steam Fitter' by William Neubecker Home Instruction for Sheet Metal Workers - Based on a Series of Articles Originally Published in 'Metal Worker, Plumber and Steam Fitter'

This vintage book contains a practical instruction manual for the apprentice or assistant sheet metal worker. It includes detailed instructions on cutting, forming, soldering, and preparing full-sized details from architects blue prints, developing the patterns, laying out the work on...
Format: eBook - Released: 25/08/2017

XXth Century Sheet Metal Worker - A Modern Treatise on Modern Sheet Metal Work by H. E. Osborne XXth Century Sheet Metal Worker - A Modern Treatise on Modern Sheet Metal Work

This vintage book contains a concise treatise on sheet metal work, being a guide to the common problems encountered by those who are engaged in it. Written in simple language and including short, clear explanations, this volume would be ideal...
Format: eBook - Released: 25/08/2017

Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mouldloft Floor With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective by John Fincham Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mouldloft Floor With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/08/2017

Manual of Purpose-Made Woodworking Joinery by Les Goring Manual of Purpose-Made Woodworking Joinery

A practical introduction to woodworking and purpose-made joinery, this book starts with the basics of interpreting drawings and works right the way through to designing and making stairs. Les Goring introduces each chapter with a brief historical overview of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Machine Woodworking by Nick Rudkin Machine Woodworking

'Machine Woodworking' provides students with all the basic information needed to reach NVQ level II in wood machining. It covers calculations, timber science, and all the relevant machines, and is completed by five simple workshop projects which can be used...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

The Carpenters' and Builders' Guide by Peter W Plummer The Carpenters' and Builders' Guide


Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

Carpentry and Joinery: Work Activities by Chris Tooke Carpentry and Joinery: Work Activities

This highly illustrated textbook is written to meet the needs of candidates studying for the NVQ levels 2 and 3 in Carpentry and Joinery, and other courses at this level. Each chapter covers a specific activity such as constructing stairs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2016

Cabinetmaking Trainee Guide by NCCER Cabinetmaking Trainee Guide

35 Hours Revised: 2016, Third Edition Module ID 27501-15 This module expands on the knowledge and skills gained through the Carpentry Curriculum and provides the basic information needed to construct and apply finishes to custom cabinetry. It identifies and discusses...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2016

Coming Soon

Practical Woodcarving Design and Application by James E. Seitz Practical Woodcarving Design and Application

Full of ideas for designing and creating 155 unique and handmade projects, all of which can be used in and around the house or given as gifts. Using easy-to-follow language, the book covers important principles in design and decoration. Different...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Carpentry and Joinery by Brian Porter, Chris Tooke Carpentry and Joinery
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Carpentry and Joinery 3 is the third in a series of three books, which together provide an authoritative and thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ candidates, and students working...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2016

Carpentry and Joinery by Brian Porter, Chris Tooke Carpentry and Joinery
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Carpentry and Joinery 2 is the second in a series of three books, which together provide an authoritative and thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ candidates, and students working...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2016

Carpentry and Joinery by Brian Porter, Chris Tooke Carpentry and Joinery
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The third edition of Carpentry and Joinery 1 is the first in a series of three books which together provide an authoritative but thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2015

Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentry, 3rd ed by Les (former senior lecturer, Hastings College of Arts & Technology, UK) Goring Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentry, 3rd ed
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Beginning with the fundamentals of carpentry work within a domestic construction setting, this book goes on to cover a wide range of first-fixing operations prior to plastering and second-fixing operations after plastering. Each chapter covers the subject in great detail...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2015

Carpentry and Joinery Book 2 by David R. Bates Carpentry and Joinery Book 2

Complementing Book 1of the same title, this text takes the student up to the City and Guilds full Craft Certificate level. All aspects of the course are dealt with, along with the associated scientific background, mathematical calculations and drawings required....
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2015

Woodwork for Secondary Schools; A Text-Book for High Schools and Colleges, Prevocational and Elementary Industrial Schools by Ira Samuel Griffith Woodwork for Secondary Schools; A Text-Book for High Schools and Colleges, Prevocational and Elementary Industrial Schools


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2015

Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mouldloft Floor With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective by John Fincham Directions for Laying Off Ships on the Mouldloft Floor With Some Instructions for Drawing Ships in Perspective


Format: Hardback - Released: 09/08/2015

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