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Publisher Comments:

Although there are some books on turned projects, there have been none devoted solely to turned boxes. That is up until now. This informative book is for woodturners interested in adding new skills and ideas to their work through the turning of boxes. This project book begins with basic design considerations and the tools and equipment needed. The projects range from simple boxes to the more involved and challenging.

Readers will find:

-- Detailed illustrations and shop photos with thorough explanations of the tools being used.

-- Special sections on decorative techniques, like inlay and finishing.

-- Helpful tips for selling boxes.

-- Basic design considerations for turning on a lathe.

Synopsis:

This informative book is for woodturners interested in adding new skills and ideas to their work through the turning of boxes. This project book begins with basic design considerations and the tools and equipment needed. Projects range from simple boxes to the more involved and challenging. Includes detailed instructions, decorative techniques, even tips for selling the finished boxes. 75 drawings. 300 color photos.

Synopsis:

Internationally acclaimed woodturner Richard Raffan demonstrates how to make turned boxes with suction-fit lids in this 55-minute video. Raffan reveals the tricks you need to know when turning boxes and shows you step-by-step how to make three challenging types.

About the Author

Richard Raffan is an internationally respected woodturning artisan and teacher. Collectors prize Raffan's gallery-quality production pieces, and he is the author of "Turning Wood, Turning Boxes, "and "The Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning,"

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561582242
Subtitle:
with Richard Raffan
With:
Raffan, Richard
Author:
Raffan, Richard
Author:
Richard
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Location:
Newtown, CT :
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Turning
Subject:
Boxes
Subject:
Wooden boxes
Edition Description:
Revised and Updated ed.
Series:
Fine Woodworking DVD Workshop
Series Volume:
72-67.
Publication Date:
19980501
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
171
Dimensions:
9.99x8.03x.48 in. 1.08 lbs.

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Turning Boxes
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Product details 171 pages Taunton Press - English 9781561582242 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
This informative book is for woodturners interested in adding new skills and ideas to their work through the turning of boxes. This project book begins with basic design considerations and the tools and equipment needed. Projects range from simple boxes to the more involved and challenging. Includes detailed instructions, decorative techniques, even tips for selling the finished boxes. 75 drawings. 300 color photos.
"Synopsis" by ,
Internationally acclaimed woodturner Richard Raffan demonstrates how to make turned boxes with suction-fit lids in this 55-minute video. Raffan reveals the tricks you need to know when turning boxes and shows you step-by-step how to make three challenging types.
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