WorldCat Identities

Day, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 513 publications in 10 languages and 18,463 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias  Guidebooks  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TT180, 684.08
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Most widely held works by David Day
Tools and how to use them : an illustrated encyclopedia by Albert Jackson( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the history, uses, operation, and maintenance of hundreds of hand and power tools, arranged in thirty-one major categories
The complete manual of woodworking by Albert Jackson( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics discussed are woods of the world, hand and power tools, workshops, woodworking techniques, and more
Care & repair of furniture by Albert Jackson( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to furniture repair and refinishing for amateur restorers, offering advice on buying old furniture, explaining how to restore and replace finishes, and discussing the construction and repair of chairs, benches, tables, chests, and cabinets
Popular mechanics complete home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an extensive home repair guide for both interior and exterior home repairs, including installing windows, laying floors, and building fences
Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step instructions and illustrations explain how to repair, improve, restore, and decorate your home
Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides illustrated, step-by-step instructions for dozens of do-it-yourself plumbing and heating projects, including fixing leaky faucets, installing toilets, and draining hot water heaters
Collins complete woodworker's manual by Albert Jackson( Book )

42 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le bois, les outils, l'atelier, l'assemblage, le placage, la sculpture, la finition. [SDM]
Care & repair of antiques & collectables by Albert Jackson( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on how to buy, repair, and care for antiques and collectables, covering paper goods, metals, semi-precious materials, ceramics, glass, wood, textiles, and plastics
The modelmaker's handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular mechanics weatherproofing & insulation by Albert Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the average house, heat is escaping through every leak, draft, and opening--and that's like throwing money out the window. Good insulation and weatherproofing can make your home run more efficiently and lower those utility bills. A "how to" manual
The antiques care & repair handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete home restoration manual : an authoritative, do-it-yourself guide to restoring and maintaining the older house by Albert Jackson( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is intended for the homeowners of older houses who appreciate the beauty, tradition, and fine craftsmanship of their older homes and who wish to maintain and restore them in a way that is true to their individual histories
Popular mechanics : home wiring by Albert Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flip the switch and the light goes on - but what if it doesn't? Are you in the dark about the world of circuits and wires and how to handle the problems that inevitably arise? Popular Mechanics enlightens the do-it-yourselfer about home electrical basics. Subjects range from simple definitions of volts, amperes, and watts to a well-illustrated explanation of how a circuit works, and from guidance on putting together an electrical toolbox to discussions of meters, breakers, and fuses. See how to check for proper grounding, replace switches, locate the hot wire in a cable, fix cords and plugs, deal with electric shocks, repair fixtures, doorbells, thermostats, and much more--Publisher
Collins complete DIY manual by Albert Jackson( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For novices, DIY enthusiasts or professionals, this essential book continues to be the most in-depth, up-to-date and user-friendly DIY book on the market, covering everything from decorating and repairs to electricity, plumbing and much more. This fully updated version features an even more accessible design to help you navigate easily through the info, and thousands of new photographs and illustrations to make sure you get your job done quickly and safely
Good wood handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each wood is presented in full color to illustrate both side and end grain, and an inset photograph shows the wood in its natural and finished state
Good wood joints by Albert Jackson( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du simple assemblage d'onglet à l'assemblage à queues d'aronde, l'auteur passe en revue tous les types de liaisons. Les dessins représentent chaque étape de réalisation
Collins complete plumbing & central heating by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good Housekeeping decorating and do-it-yourself by Albert Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

350 color photographs, diagrams and illustrations. From sealing roof leaks to insulating a floor, make your home comfortable and safe from the elements
Wood working for beginners by Albert Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The complete manual of woodworking
Alternative Names
Day, David J., 1944-

데이, 데이비드

デイ, デヴィド

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Care & repair of furniturePopular mechanics complete home how-toPopular mechanics home how-toPopular mechanics home how-toCollins complete woodworker's manualCare & repair of antiques & collectablesPopular mechanics weatherproofing & insulationPopular mechanics : home wiring