ISBN-10: 1435484053

ISBN-13: 9781435484054

Edition: 5th 2010

Authors: Floyd Vogt

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List price: $212.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 8/4/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 944
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 5.016
Language: English

Floyd Vogt is a sixth-generation carpenter and contractor. His family operated a small business devoted to all phases of home construction, and he began working in the family business at age 15. After completing a B.A. in chemistry at the State University of New York College at Oneonta, Mr. Vogt returned to the field as a self-employed remodeler. In 1985 he began teaching in the Carpentry program at the State University of New York, Delhi. He has taught many courses, including light framing, advanced framing, math, energy-efficient construction, finish carpentry, finish masonry, and estimating. Mr. Vogt is currently a professor in the Construction Design-Build Management bachelor's degree program, where his course responsibilities include residential construction, AutoCAD, construction seminar, and physical science applications. He has also served as a carpentry regional coordinator for Skills-USA and as a post-secondary Skills-USA student advisor. Mr. Vogt is also the co-author or CARPENTRY, 6E and he is a member of a local town planning board.

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Wood and Lumber
Engineered Panels
Rated Plywood and Panels
Nonstructural Panels
Engineered Lumber Products
Laminated Veneer Lumber
Parallel Strand Lumber and Laminated Strand Lumber
Wood I-Joists
Glue-Laminated Lumber
Nails, Screws, and Bolts
Anchors and Adhesives
Hand Tools
Layout Tools
Boring and Cutting Tools
Fastening and Dismantling Tools
Portable Power Tools
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Planes, Routers, and Sanders
Fastening Tools
Stationary Power Tools
Circular Saw Blades
Miter and Radial Arm Saws
Table Saws and Other Shop Tools
Architectural Plans and Building Codes
Understanding Architectural Plans
Floor Plans
Sections and Elevations
Plot and Foundation Plans
Building Codes and Zoning Regulations
Rough Carpentry
Building Layout
Leveling and Layout Tools
Laying Out Foundation Lines
Concrete Form Construction
Characteristics of Concrete
Forms for Footings, Slabs, Walks, and Driveways
Wall and Column Forms
Concrete Stair Forms
Floor Framing
Types of Frame Construction
Layout and Construction of the Floor Frame
Construction to Prevent Termite Attack
Exterior Wall Frame
Exterior Wall Frame Parts
Framing the Exterior Wall
Interior Rough Work
Interior Partitions and Ceiling Joists
Backing and Blocking
Steel Framing
Scaffolds, Ladders, and Horses
Wood, Metal, and Pump Jack Scaffolds
Brackets, Horses, and Ladders
Roof Framing
Roof Types and Terms
Gable and Gambrel Roofs
Hip Roofs
The Intersecting Roof
Shed Roofs, Dormers, and Other Roof Framing
Trussed Roofs
Stair Framing
Stairways and Stair Design
Stair Layout and Construction
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Exterior Finish
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Wood Shingles and Shakes
Window Terms and Types
Window Installation and Glazing
Door Frame Installation
Door Fitting and Hanging
Installing Exterior Door Locksets
Siding and Cornice Construction
Siding Types and Sizes
Applying Vertical and Horizontal Siding
Wood Shingle and Shake Siding
Aluminum and Vinyl Siding
Cornice Terms and Design
Gutters and Downspouts
Decks, Porches, and Fences
Deck and Porch Construction
Fence Design and Erection
Interior Finish
Drywall Construction
Gypsum Board
Drywall Application
Concealing Fasteners and Joints
Wall and Ceiling Finish
Types of Wall Paneling
Application of Wall Paneling
Ceramic Tile
Suspended Ceilings
Finish Floor
Description of Wood Finish Floors
Laying Wood Finish Floor
Underlayment and Resilient Tile
Interior Doors and Door Frames
Description of Interior Doors
Installation of Interior Doors and Door Frames
Interior Trim
Description and Application of Molding
Application of Door Casings, Base, and Window Trim
Stair Finish
Description of Stair Finish
Finishing Open and Closed Staircases
Balustrade Installation
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