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Lathes And Turning Techniques (Best Of Fine Woodworking)

Expert turners detail the fine points of lathe work in this text, and provide a wealth of turning techniques.

Series: Best of Fine Woodworking

Paperback: 128 pages

Publisher: Taunton Press; 1st edition (August 1, 1991)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 156158021X

ISBN-13: 978-1561580217

Product Dimensions: 9 x 0.4 x 11.9 inches

Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds

Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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Most of the information is advanced techniques, many of the pictures are unsupported by captions. I am disappointed with this book, I'll be looking for another book.

This book is a collection of turning related articles reprinted from the Fine Wood Working magazine. It is not cohesive, and is not an instruction book, so it is not really appropriate as an introductory book for wood turning. The information contained within the articles is however fantastic, were written by the leaders in the field, and written at a time when such work was groundbreaking.For a somewhat experienced turner, this book provides interesting information and great inspiration.

Excellent resource book. thanks

Good book

This is a very nice collection of articles from Fine Woodworking.You won't sit down and read the whole book at once. You'll read those articles that are of immediate interest, and you'll read the others as needed.

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