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Metal Lathe for Home Machinists (Fox Chapel Publishing) Project-Based Course, Reference Guide, & Complete Introduction to Metalworking with a Lathe, Including 12 Skill-Building Lathe Turning Projects
By Brand: Fox Chapel Publishing
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ean: 9781565236936, isbn: 1565236939,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
Metal Lathe for Home Machinists is a project-based course that provides a complete introduction to the lathe and lathe metalworking. Projects and processes covered include: Mini Surface Gauge Precision Square A Between-Centres Test Bar Hole Gauges Distance Gauges Tailstock Die Holders Precision Tapers Screw Jack Faceplate Work Mill Drill Spindle A Milling Cutter Chuck This classic reference assumes no prior knowledge and works through the process of using a lathe from beginning to end. You'll

Make: Tools: How They Work and How to Use Them
By Maker Media Inc
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ean: 9781680452532, isbn: 1680452533,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Whether you’re interested in becoming a handyman or developing artisanal woodworking skills, the place to begin is by learning the fundamentals of using basic workshop tools correctly. The place to find out how is right here. Make: Tools is shop class in a book.Consumer-level 3D printers and CNC machines are opening up new possibilities for makers. But there will always be a need for traditional workshop skills and tools. Charles Platt's Make: Tools applies the same approach to its subject

Basic Lathework for Home Machinists (Fox Chapel Publishing) Essential Handbook to the Lathe with Hundreds of Photos & Diagrams and Expert Tips & Advice; Learn to Use Your Lathe to Its Full Potential
By Brand: Fox Chapel Publishing
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781565236967, isbn: 1565236963,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Expand your enjoyment of the versatile lathe and take full advantage of its extensive capabilities! Essential handbook to the lathe covering everything from the selection of a machine and its construction to tooling and machining operations Hundreds of photos and diagrams help take the mystery out of your lathe In-depth introduction to the modern lathe, including a thorough review of its layout and components, and what to consider when buying a new or used machine Useful advice on steadies,

Horseshoe Crafts: More Than 30 Easy Projects to Weld at Home
By Racehorse Publishing
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ean: 9781631581465, isbn: 1631581465,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
The sturdy metal of horseshoes meets exciting home crafting in this inventive book. Horseshoe Crafts provides thirty welding projects for you to try at home, whether you are a beginning welder or a more experienced crafter. Author and expert horseshoe crafter Barbie the Welder walks you through the steps. Providing introductory chapters on welding safety and introductory basics, Horseshoe Crafts enables you to learn the skills you’ll need to begin to make fantastic art and décor from new or

Silversmithing (Jewelry Crafts)
By Krause Publications
SKU: #G0801972329I5N01
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sku: G0801972329I5N01, ean: 9780801972324, isbn: 0801972329,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
The best book on the market that covers text on smithing, including the general principles of metalwork, types and properties of metals, tools, and techniques. Numerous diagrams, photos and illustrations enhance this in-depth, how-to book on silversmithing..

Wonderful, Wearable Wire
By Brand: Helwig Industries Llc
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ean: 9780965078429, isbn: 0965078426,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Wonderful, Wearable Wire is a new book of 180 wire working designs made on the WigJig Olympus Transparent Jig. This 172-page book has 5 chapters - ''Chains, Links and Clasps'', ''Pendants and Earrings'', ''Yokes and Pins'', ''Suncatchers and Holiday Ornaments'', and ''Wire Working Tips & Hints''. It's so simple to duplicate the book's designs because of the transparency of the WigJig Olympus. Just place the jig on top of the patterns, place the pegs and form the designs. The book has many great

Getting Started with Soldering: A Hands-On Guide to Making Electrical and Mechanical Connections
By Maker Media, Inc
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ean: 9781680453843, isbn: 168045384X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Getting Started with Soldering not only teaches new makers and experimenters the core principles of soldering, it also functions as an excellent reference and resource for beginners and more advanced makers alike. The book guides readers through the fundamentals of soldering, explains the tools and materials, demonstrates proper techniques, and shows how to fix mistakes or broken connections. It even includes guidance on more advanced techniques such as surface-mount soldering for electronics.

101 Knife Designs: Practical Knives for Daily Use
By Krause Publications
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9781440233838, isbn: 1440233837,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
Great designs, great knives!In 101 Knife Designs, join master smith Murray Carter as he reveals the successful traits of knife designs that have lasted throughout history. Knife enthusiasts and knife makers alike will learn to:Identify common traits in great knives.Understand how to apply them to new knife design.For the first time ever, Carter shares details of his personal collection of successful patterns--created and perfected over decades of designing and making knives.Dazzling, full-color

Metalwork and Material Culture in the Islamic World: Art, Craft and Text (Library of Middle East History)
By Brand: I. B. Tauris
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mpn: 165 integrated bw, ean: 9781780763231, isbn: 1780763239,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
The material and visual culture of the Islamic World casts vast arcs through space and time, and encompasses a huge range of artefacts and monuments from the minute to the grandiose, from ceramic pots to the great mosques. Here, Venetia Porter and Mariam Rosser-Owen assemble leading experts in the field to examine both the objects themselves and the ways in which they reflect their historical, cultural and economic contexts.With a focus on metalwork, this volume includes an important new study

Making Sculpture from Scrap Metal
By imusti
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mpn: 108 colour photographs, ean: 9781785000218, isbn: 1785000217,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Transforming unlikely pieces of scrap metal into significant works of art - giving new life to things we throw away - is an accessible, creative, and fulfilling activity. This book describes and illustrates the concerns and techniques involved in making this kind of sculpture, looking behind the work at the richness and diversity of an area of sculpture that deserves to be far better known. Topics covered include the role and purpose of sculpture, the particular qualities of sculpture made from

Patina: 300+ Coloration Effects for Jewelers & Metalsmiths
By Interweave
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ean: 9781620331392, isbn: 162033139X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
An explosion of patination methods from beginner to advanced skill levels!Patina offers a collection of over 300 metal patination recipes, application instructions, and full-sized samples for anyone working in metals, including jewelers, sculptors, and metal artisans.This all-skill-level book covers steel, stainless steel, copper, brass, bronze, silver, and aluminum. Neatly organized by metal type then by color for ease of reference. Patina discusses variables that affect the overall metal

Crafting With Copper: 27 Creative Projects for Home & Garden
By Creative Publishing International
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ean: 9781589233096, isbn: 1589233093,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Artistic Metal Work Made SimpleFabulous works of metal art don't require expensive materials, dangerous tools, or special safety gear. Ordinary copper tubing and rolls of sheet copper are available at any hardware store or home center, and can be used for an infinite number of clever and creative craft items. Crafting with Copper gives readers complete plans and directions for 27 easy-to-build projects they'll be proud to display in home and garden, or give away as gifts.Working with copper is

Practical Blacksmithing: The Four Classic Volumes in One
By Chartwell Books
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ean: 9780785835394, isbn: 0785835393,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
The blacksmith’s ABCs—learn metalworking as taught by the old masters!   The forging of metal gave birth to the Iron Age, and Practical Blacksmithing is the classic primer on the craft that shaped modern civilization. Featuring more than 1,000 illustrations, this foundational text describes every aspect of working with iron and steel, and is essential for both the do-it-yourself backyard blacksmith and the professional metalworker.      Originally published in four volumes in the early

Mini-Lathe for Home Machinists (Fox Chapel Publishing) An In-Depth Look at the Different Components of Your Small Metal Lathe, Set Up, Tuning, How to Use the Accessories, & Hundreds of Illustrations
By Fox Chapel Publishing
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ean: 9781565236950, isbn: 1565236955,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Mini-Lathe for Home Machinists presents a complete course on using and improving your mini-lathe. Learn the different parts of your mini-lathe and how they can be used to complete different projects Learn how to use accessories to perform a full range of essential tasks Learn to make useful components like shafts, bushings, spindles, part-off tools, DRO handwheels, and a radius turning attachment Covers all the basics, from safety and materials to setting up and tuning the machine for

002: Tool and Manufacturing Engineers Handbook (Vol 2: Forming)
By Society of Manufacturing Engineers
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ean: 9780872631359, isbn: 0872631354,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
You'll rely on Forming to help you understand over 50 forming processes plus the advantages, limitations, and operating parameters for each process. Save valuable production time and gain a competitive edge with practical data that covers both the basics and advanced forming processes. Forming also helps you choose the most appropriate materials, utilize innovative die designs, and assess the advantages and limitations of different press types and processes..

Ready, Set, Weld!: Beginner-Friendly Projects for the Home & Garden
By Lark Books NC
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ean: 9781600592621, isbn: 1600592627,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Welding made effortless! With simple techniques targeted to a wide and general audience, this guide eliminates the intimidation from an all-too-often technical craft. Rather than creating a manual workbook with elaborate, complicated drawings and instructions, Kimberli Matin takes readers on a journey of creative discovery. With purchased steel rod and bar or found metal parts from a salvage yard, plus basic, easy-to-use tools, she shows how to construct 25 whimsically attractive items. From a

The Wonder of Knifemaking
By Krause Publications
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mpn: BK236, ean: 9781440216848, isbn: 1440216843,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 143 reviews
As a columnist for BLADE Magazine, Wayne Goddard has been answering real questions from real knifemakers for more than twenty years. Now, find all the details in one place in this handy reference for every knifemaker, amateur or professional.Clear and precise answers on every aspect of knifemaking, from selecting steel to heat treating and finishing the blade.Tips and tricks for knifemakers of all skill levels.Completely revised and updated with more than 11 years of new answers..

Metals and How To Weld Them
By Echo Point Books & Media
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781626541009, isbn: 1626541000,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
Initially published in 1954 and revised in 1962, Metals and How to Weld Them is a standard reference in the field and provides the foundation of modern welding methods. This practical guide provides everything you need to get started welding, including information on preheating, heat treating, mechanical properties of metals, filler material selection, crystallography, and welding process options. In addition to the basics, Jefferson and Woods address an array of technical and chemical

Metal Detecting: The Ultimate Beginner?s Guide to Uncovering History, Adventure, and Treasure
By Skyhorse
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mpn: BK365, ean: 9781510711747, isbn: 1510711740,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
Enthusiastic, thorough, and everything you need to know about discovering buried treasure!There is an incredible amount of treasure buried right under our feet, but most people don’t even know this huge amount of untold wealth exists. Imagine how it must feel to uncover large caches of silver and gold coins or long-lost jewelry packed with shimmering, precious stones. These are not some made-up fairy tales—there are people who, at this very moment, are finding these treasures.Veteran metal

Tig Welding Secrets: An In-Depth Look At Making Aesthetically Pleasing TIG Welds
By Independently published
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ean: 9781521498651, isbn: 1521498652,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
Stuck trying to figure out how to make your tig welds look perfect? Look no further. This book will give you everything you need to know to make perfect looking welds on any material, and how to help you make your work come out better overall. A must for any hobbyist learning how to TIG weld, Or the Novice tig welder looking to improve his craft..

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