This section of the site is divided into separate topics,
just to make it a bit easier to use as a reference.
Click on a link below and you'll open a PDF
(they're in black and white to reduce their size).

General Notes About Wood
A Thinly Disguised Lecture on Safety
Wood Movement
Setting Up Shop
The Table Saw


How-To Books by John

The Building Buddy (Pronghorn Publishing)
Woodworker’s Guide to Sharpening (Fox Chapel Publishing)
Bench Planes & Scrapers (Linden Publishing)
Turning Wood with Carbide Tools (Linden Publishing)
Harvest Your Own Lumber (Linden Publishing)

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