Measure Twice, Cut Once

Measure Twice, Cut Once

Lessons From A Master Carpenter

Book - 1996
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Grand Central Pub
Norm Abram is America's most famous master carpenter, appearing in The New Yankee Workshop and This Old House. In this book, Abram presents a series of sixty lessons for carpenters of all levels of expertise.

Baker & Taylor
A finely packaged handbook by America's favorite carpenter and public television star distills a lifetime of woodworking experience into sixty brief, simple lessons, covering everything from measuring to drilling to hammers and nails. Tour.

Blackwell North Amer
In this one-of-a-kind treasury of carpentry wisdom, Norm Abram celebrates the tradition of his craft - and hands down the secrets he has learned in more than thirty years as a master carpenter.
Norm distills a lifetime of experience into seventy short, simple lessons. From what kind of pencil to use (a thick-leaded carpenter's pencil is best for framing) to drilling an exploratory hole without damaging plumbing or wiring (use a short length of coat-hanger wire rather than a drill bit), here is an indispensable compendium of brass-tacks advice and tried-and-true tricks of the trade.
Illustrated with handsome engravings and drawings of hand tools, Measure Twice, Cut Once is the essential guide for anyone who has ever put hammer to nail.

Baker
& Taylor

The resident master carpenter on PBS's "This Old House" presents an illustrated handbook containing sixty simple lessons in the nuts and bolts of carpentry

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown & Co., c1996.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780316004947
0316004944
Branch Call Number: 684 ABR
Characteristics: x, 196 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

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