Jonathan Benson. The process of bending wood challenges most woodworkers but you can add significant style and strength to your projects when you know the proper techniques. Benson demystifies the ancient art of bending wood in an easy to understand, comprehensive guide that includes discussions on bending green wood, using heat, water and steam, bentwood laminations and curved panels. Demonstration projects include a Shaker Oval Box, Re-Curved Archery Bow, Rustic Chair and Bent Panel Table. All the necessary tools and equipment are discussed on a practical level, making this book appeal to all skill levels.
- 182 pages, Softcover
- Copyright 2008
- Color Photos of completed projects
- ISBN: 9781565233607