Essential Guide to the Steel Square: How to Figure Everything Out with One Simple Tool, No Batteries Required Fox Chapel Publishing Unlock the Secrets of This Invaluable, Time-Honored Hand Tool


Fox Chapel Publishing - In the hands of someone who knows how to use it, this simple tool can quickly solve many common construction problems involving angles, circles, arcs, and squares. With the help of essential guide to the Steel Square, anyone can unlock the helpful secrets of this valuable, time-honored tool. Every woodworker owns a steel square, an indispensable time-honored hand toola handy reference for any curious carpenter, but few know all they could do with it! Inside Essential Guide to the Steel Square:Unlock the secrets of the steel square, circles, woodworker, simple rules of thumb, and skill-building exercisesHundreds of clear illustrations and diagramsFor centuries, & squaresNo batteries required to answer geometry and layout questions for any projectPractical advice, arcs, or serious do-it-yourselferQuickly solve common construction problems involving angles, the steel square has been a mainstay in the toolbox of skilled craftsmen.

Packed with hundreds of clear illustrations and diagrams, and simple rules of thumb, this handy reference will show any curious carpenter, woodworker, rafters, roofs, skill-building exercises, or serious do-it-yourselfer how indispensable the steel square can be in building stairs, and practically anything else.

Essential Guide to the Steel Square: How to Figure Everything Out with One Simple Tool, No Batteries Required Fox Chapel Publishing Unlock the Secrets of This Invaluable, Time-Honored Hand Tool - No batteries are required—your steel square can solve many problems that your smart phone can't! .

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A Roof Cutter's Secrets to Framing the Custom Home


W & H Publishers - This is the very book that many believe revolutionized the modern home framing industry. In kiss format, will presents the "how to" principles required to conquer nearly any type of complicated framing challenge. It has been the "go to" reference book of choice for rough carpenters since the late 80s. In 350 pages of clear, concise instructions, including over 300 drawings and photos, professional roof cutter Will Holladay shares the knowledge he has gathered over his lengthy career in rough carpentry.

The amount of information jam packed into this book is absolutely amazing! There is even a special section at the end of the book devoted specifically to applying the Construction Master Calculator to various situations found in the book. Here is your opportunity to own a copy of the latest version of "A Roof Cutter's Secrets" 2012.

A roof cutter's secrets" is one resource that you will most certainly want to keep in your tool box. From steep hillside lot underpinning to detailing plates, from eyebrow dormers to hanging fascia, from bastard intersections to polygon and round shaped roofs, from plumb and line issues to beam work, from simple stair layout to elaborate circular staircase construction, from regular roofs to unequal pitch versions, from pop-out Bay windows to chandelier domes - it is all there.

A Roof Cutter's Secrets to Framing the Custom Home - There are speed and production tricks/techniques from his years as a roof cutter and stacker in the Los Angeles housing tracts during the 70s; complicated custom home framing methodology from his years as a high end framing contractor along the California Coast during the 80s - 90s; and finally lessons learned from various arcane and oddball situations that he has faced through the 00s and onward as a framing consultant.

So, supervisor, foreman, journeyman, no matter where you fit in the construction industry - apprentice, contractor or architect - you're bound to pick up some new techniques and methods from "A Roof Cutter's Secrets" that will help increase job site productivity and improve the delivered job quality.

It remains unrivaled in popularity and relevance.

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Measuring, Marking & Layout: A Builder's Guide For Pros by Pros


Taunton Press 070464 - Includes protective case for storage. Measuring, marking & Layout shows how to do the job right the first time. Author john carroll provides dozens of beautifully simple techniques for highly accurate measuring, marking, and layout using a number of basic tools. Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range.

Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, layout, and recesses in woodworking, machining, grooves, metalworking, slots, and pattern-making applications. Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. Good habits of measuring and marking not only ensure high quality but also save materials and money and increase productivity.

Measuring, Marking & Layout: A Builder's Guide For Pros by Pros - If you find it more enjoyable to end up with clean, Measuring, professional-looking work than with sloppy work, Marking & Layout gives you what you want. You don't have to invest a fortune in space-age gadgetry to make accurate measurements, and you don't need advanced training in math to build complex houses.

Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses.

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Roof Framer's Bible: The Complete Pocket Reference to Roof Framing 2nd Edition


M.E.I. - Publishing Division - Roof framer's bible includes all the information needed to frame any gable, hip, shed, or gazebo roof - including those irregular "bastard" hip roofs for which rafter tables have never been available. This book includes tables for standard pitches and 68 different pitch combinations of "bastard" hip roofs.

Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses. Now you don't have to. Includes protective case for storage. Don't curse the architect! Let this book make you an accomplished master of irregular pitched roof systems. Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, grooves, metalworking, and recesses in woodworking, slots, layout, machining, and pattern-making applications.

Roof Framer's Bible: The Complete Pocket Reference to Roof Framing 2nd Edition - Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. New bilingual edition - includes a Spanish translation in the back of the book. This book has it all!* exact lengths of all rafters including all regular and irregular hips, valleys, commons, and jacks. Lots of illustrations and easy-to-follow example problems.

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The Very Efficient Carpenter: Basic Framing for Residential Construction For Pros / By Pros


Taunton Press - The very efficient Carpenter is no less than a complete course in basic framing. You'll learn about: cutting and installing posts and girders joisting and sheathing fluently laying out, plans, permits, lumber, assembling, cutting, codes, and raising walls framing gable roofs, and materials, and truss roofs building various types of stairs There is an opening chapter on tools, hips and valleys, and additional information throughout the book on safety and site-built tools.

Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, metalworking, machining, layout, slots, grooves, and recesses in woodworking, and pattern-making applications. Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses.

The Very Efficient Carpenter: Basic Framing for Residential Construction For Pros / By Pros - Here's your chance to become a more efficient carpenter. Includes protective case for storage. Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range. Larry haun has been a production framer for more than 35 years and a teacher of apprentices for more than 20 In this book, haun shows you, all the techniques he uses to frame a basic house, step by step, from laying down the sills to cutting the rafters.

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Johnson Level & Tool 405 Stair Gauge 2-Pack


Johnson Level & Tool 405X - Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses. They attach to all standard framing and carpenter squares Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, machining, slots, metalworking, and recesses in woodworking, layout, grooves, and pattern-making applications.

Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range. Pack of 2 contractor quality clamps. Brass Plated. These flush-mounted, brass-plated thumbscrews are durable and ideal for repeat angle cuts when laying out stairs and rafters. Stair gauge clamps ideal with rafter and carpenter squares.

Johnson Level & Tool 405 Stair Gauge 2-Pack - Make your next stair or rafter work fast, easy and accurate with Johnson's gauge set. Speed up any measuring job. Includes protective case for storage. Include knurled screws.

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Working Alone: Tips & Techniques for Solo Building For Pros By Pros


Taunton Press - Stair gauge clamps ideal with rafter and carpenter squares. Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses. Include knurled screws. Clever techniques like this will have you solving common problems safely and efficiently. A perfect example is the problem of bringing a large sheet of plywood up a ladder.

Brass Plated. This book, the only one of its kind, offers a myriad of unique solo solutions. If your'e working alone, this book will be your second set of hands. Written by a builder with 30 years' experience, Working Alone is packed with more than 50 innovative tips and techniques. You'll learn how to handle nearly every aspect of home construction alone, from foundation layout to raising walls to building decks.

Working Alone: Tips & Techniques for Solo Building For Pros By Pros - Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, grooves, slots, metalworking, and recesses in woodworking, layout, machining, and pattern-making applications. Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm.

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Complete Book of Framing: An Illustrated Guide for Residential Construction


RSMeans - Brass Plated. This second edition isupdated to match the framing techniques to the 2009 InternationalBuilding Code, and introduces the concept of "green framing"regarding material use and handling. Deals with the new corrosive treating methods that began to beused in 2004 for pressure treated woodcovers the time and energy-saving benefits of positiveplacement nail guns, this book begins with types of lumber, followed by detailed, nails, which have become the industry standard forfastening light gage hardwareIncludes a glue-laminated beam weight chart, and what tools are needed, along with adescription of crane operations for setting these beamsStarting with the basics, fullyillustrated steps for framing each building element—fromplanning and layout through specific nailing patterns.

Framer-friendly tips throughout the book show how to get a taskdone right—and more easily. Includes protective case for storage. The updated easy-to-learn reference for rough carpentry andframing Complete Book of Framing, Second Edition is an updated, easy-to-learn guide to rough carpentry and framing written by anexpert with more than thirty years of framing experience.

Complete Book of Framing: An Illustrated Guide for Residential Construction - Pack of 2 contractor quality clamps. Include knurled screws. Hundreds of colorphotographs and illustrations help the reader understand the basicsas well as advanced framing methods. Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, and recesses in woodworking, machining, grooves, slots, metalworking, layout, and pattern-making applications.

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Building Stairs


Taunton Press - Includes protective case for storage. From building and installing railings to using off-the-shelf stair parts, Building Stairs lays out the process clearly and completely. Stair building combines precision carpentry with tricky math, so even experienced builders find it challenging. Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses.

Include knurled screws. Stair gauge clamps ideal with rafter and carpenter squares. Pack of 2 contractor quality clamps. Brass Plated. Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range. Written by a pro accurate and reliable easy to navigate Covers railings and newels Includes outdoor stairs Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, metalworking, layout, machining, grooves, slots, and recesses in woodworking, and pattern-making applications.

Building Stairs - Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. By clearly laying out the geometry, planning, and construction involved, author Andy Engel takes the reader from a simple structure built of framing lumber to a set of stairs fit for a king.

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Swanson Tool P0110 Little Blue Book of Instructions for Roof and Stairway Layout


Swanson Tool P0110 - Stair gauge clamps ideal with rafter and carpenter squares. Includes rafter tables and construction diagrams. 60-page manual. Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses. Package quantity 25 /Carton Weight 3. 00 lbs. Include knurled screws.

Speed up any measuring job. Includes protective case for storage. One number Method" for roof layout. Brass Plated. Pack of 2 contractor quality clamps. Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range. Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, machining, layout, slots, metalworking, grooves, and recesses in woodworking, and pattern-making applications.

Swanson Tool P0110 Little Blue Book of Instructions for Roof and Stairway Layout - Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm.

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Starrett RS-24 Steel L-Shaped Rafter/Framing Square, 24" x 16" Length


Starrett RS-24 - Safety stop prevents gauge from adjustment beyond its range. The rs-24 is a standard L-shaped square with a solid, one-piece construction. Graduations of 1/8" and 1/16" are on the face side and 1/10", 1/12" and 1/16" are on the back. Speed up any measuring job. Set of four small hole gauges for measuring holes, metalworking, slots, machining, grooves, and recesses in woodworking, layout, and pattern-making applications.

Measuring range of 0125 to 05"/3. 2 to 12. 7mm. Half-ball measuring surface with flat base is hardened and ground for two-point contact in shallow slots and recesses. Includes protective case for storage. Stair gauge clamps ideal with rafter and carpenter squares. The body of the square is 24" long and 2" wide and the tongue is 16" long and 1-1/2" wide.

Starrett RS-24 Steel L-Shaped Rafter/Framing Square, 24" x 16" Length - Includes rafter tables and construction diagrams. Brass Plated. Include knurled screws. 60-page manual.

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