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Setting up Shop The Practical Guide to Designing and Building You

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ISBN-10: 1561588385

ISBN-13: 9781561588381

Edition: 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Sandor Nagyszalanczy

List price: $29.95
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Woodworkers are always looking for ways to improve their workshops, and this book is exactly what they need to outfit a shop for the first time, or expand their existing shop. Setting Up Shop, Revised takes the practical knowledge and ingenious solutions of the first edition, and combines them with additional photos and drawings to create the most comprehensive workshop book on the market. The second edition includes new photos and also updates on technology especially regarding dust collection, pneumatic tools, and safety. Topics covered include determining the best shop location, shop layout, equipping the shop with tools and accessories, shop safety, and storage. Setting Up Shop, Revised…    
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Taunton Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.694
Language: English

The Quest for Shop Space
Advantages of a Home Woodshop
Setting Up a Shop inside a House
Setting Up a Shop Attached to a House
Setting Up a Shop in an Outbuilding
Building a New Shop
Remodeling a Shop
Walls, Ceilings, and Floors
Walls and Ceilings
Floor Treatments
Sound Abatement
Electricity and Lighting
Upgrading Your Electrical System
Lighting Your Shop
Heating and Ventilation
Heating Your Shop
Ventilating Your Shop
Ventilating Your Finishing Area
Controlling Shop Moisture and Humidity
Equipping Your Shop
What Tools and Machines Do I Need?
Buy Quality Tools or Bargains?
Which Add-Ons and Accessories Should I Buy
Shop Layout
Develop a Layout That Works for You
Machine Placement
Machine and Workspace Proximity
Accommodating Work Flow
Multipurpose Shops
Strategies for Gaining Space
Benches and Work Areas
Portable Work Surfaces
Assembly Tables
Portable Work Centers
Storing Tools, Lumber, and Supplies
Toolboxes and Chests
Stock Storage
General Storage
Special Storage
Dust Collection and Compressed Air
Dust-Control Methods
Compressed-Air Systems
Shop Safety
Fire Safety
Personal Safety
Power-Tool Safety