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Essential Guide to the Steel Square Facts, Short-Cuts, and Problem-Solving Secrets for Carpenters, Woodworkers and Builders

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ISBN-10: 1565233425

ISBN-13: 9781565233423

Edition: 2007

Authors: Ken Horner

List price: $19.95
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Ideal for solving virtually every geometric and layout problem, this guide to the steel square blends practical advice with skill-building exercises designed to help readers get the most out of this amazing tool. Unlocking the secrets of this versatile device, professional advice covers a wide range of topics—including making measurements as fine as one-hundredth of an inch, finding the center of a circle, and building stairs—making this guide a must-have reference for woodworkers, carpenters, tool collectors, and anyone interested in the history of tools.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/1/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Ken Horner has been a marquetry expert since 1961. Still active in the craft, he teaches classes to beginners at his home shop in Morgan Hill, CA and is the president of the American Marquetry Society. Ken also is the author of three very successful wood working books: Woodworkers' Essential Facts, Formulas & Short-Cuts, More Woodworkers' Essentials and the Essential Guide to the Steel Square .