This collection is a must-have for any woodworker! Find everything you need to know with these two great resources:
601 Woodshop Tips & Tricks
Woodworkers take pride in their ability to save money and time and devising new tips or tricks of the trade are a popular way of doing so. 601 Woodshop Tips & Tricks is a compendium of hundreds of clever solutions to woodworking problems encountered every day by both beginners and pros.
Many of these pointers are time — and shop-tested, with more than 200 new ideas developed in response to emerging technologies and products, such as magnets and glues. Extensive illustrations and color photographs, plus several plans for jigs and fixtures, are included.
The Woodworker's Illustrated Encyclopedia
From Auger to Zyliss vise, this book covers the wealth of terminology that you'll encounter as a woodworker. The concepts covered include tree species, architectural features, furniture components, tools and more. Without the proper guide woodworking as a hobby can quickly become frustrating. This illustrated encyclopedia will quickly answer your questions with not only words but full-color photos and illustrations. More than a valuable quick reference tool, this comprehensive guide also offers a brief education in woodworking just by flipping through the pages.