Bandsaw Handbook with Patterns Author:Mark Duginske Whether you're just getting started with a band saw or have experience already, here's a valuable introduction that will explain everything you need to know to get the most from your saw. Your guide is Mark Duginske, the expert who wrote the best-selling Band Saw HAndbook. He examines the types of band saw and blade available and explains how to... more » determine which one is right for the job you want to do. Then he shows clearly how to install, track, and tension blades, how to adjust guides, guide posts and blocks, and other essential procedures.
Then come the fundamental sawing techniques - how to use templates and patterns, how to make release cuts, straight cuts, curves, and cicles - followed by a look at decorative cuts.
And this guide goes on to feature projects that show off all your newfound skills. Clear instructions help you creat handsome pieces you always thought were beyond your reach.
So, before you go out and buy expensive accessories and fancy gadgets, find out all about how to get the most out of the faithful bans saw. You'll be amazed what the two of you can do!« less