Drawing on 50 years as a furniture maker and instructor, renowned woodworker Paul Sellers offers a comprehensive guide to the hand tools he considers indispensable. Chapters devoted to chisels, planes, saws, scrapers, boring tools and layout tools provide clear advice on selection, set-up and use.
Emphasizing the importance of sharp edge tools, the book includes detailed instruction on sharpening techniques and a chapter on essential sharpening equipment. Hundreds of full-color photographs and detailed drawings illustrate the tools and techniques described.
A must-have reference for beginners and experienced woodworkers alike.
Hardcover, 7 1/2" × 10", 480 pages, 2016.