A Craftsman's Guide to Understanding Woodwith Christian Becksvoort
Learn to predict seasonal movement in your stock so that you can build furniture that allows the wood to move without damaging your work. In this DVD, Christian Becksvoort explains the anatomy and structure of wood, the interplay of wood and water, and how to predict wood movement.
Chris then draws upon his 50 years of woodworking experience to offer specific techniques for designing and constructing furniture that will survive seasonal changes: how to allow tabletops to move, how to put a case together, and other day to day tips and hints that you can use in your furniture making.
This DVD is an ideal companion to Chris’ book, With the Grain.85 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2013