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pommy

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01-06-2010 10:02 PM

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Hi Guys i am now the proud owner of proberbly the two best books woodworking has to offer

1) THE TOOLBOX BOOK by Jim Tolpin

2) THE WORKBENCH by Lon Schleining

i can not put this books down and are of great insperation to me and what i want to achieve in my woodworking journey and a must for anyone how has aspirations to become a fine woodworker or cabinet maker.
I was lucky that i picked mine up for 20 pounds the two which i think was a bargin

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69


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degoose

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#1 posted 01-06-2010 11:10 PM

Never stop learning.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Cher

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#2 posted 01-06-2010 11:21 PM

Had a squiz at the books at amazon.co.uk. When my son buys from them again I think I am going to buy them as well. Thanks for the info.
Regards
Cher

-- When you know better you do better.

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#3 posted 01-06-2010 11:41 PM

I have them too and they are great for inspiration and have great picture´s

Dennis

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#4 posted 01-07-2010 05:29 AM

Well congratulations Pommy

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#5 posted 01-07-2010 08:55 PM

I have them too, got as presents soon after they were published. They’re great reads. Seems like I go through and at least look at all the great pics every so often. You’ll really get you’re moneys worth out of them! esp since you got a deal lol.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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