WorldCat Identities

DeCristoforo, R. J.

Overview
Works: 53 works in 171 publications in 2 languages and 9,793 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TT153.5, 684.083
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. J DeCristoforo
Housebuilding : a-do-it-yourself guide by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised & Expanded Edition. Codes, Permits, and Inspections. before you Build
The complete book of portable power tool techniques by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though this book is intended as a companion volume to De Cristoforo's book on stationary power tools, you'll quickly find that it's a wonderfully useful text all by itself. It provides complete information on portable power tools, and has all the makings of another workshop classic
How to build your own furniture by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes aids for basic project design
Popular science complete book of power tools by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A maintenance manual for projects using power tools of all types. Gives detailed instruction on safety and maintenance of tools, emergency procedures, troubleshooting and more
The table saw book by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to use a table saw. Includes safety, blades, crosscutting, ripping operations, angular sawing, dadoing tool, molding head, and woodworking joints
The jigs & fixtures bible : tips, tricks, and techniques for better woodworking by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives an overview of the 10 tools that deserve a permanent place in your shop; the basics of table saw angles; the best joints for every project and material; methods for overcoming the effects of warping; three great jigs for your table saw that can cut circles and even bowls; advice for getting the best performance out of your band saw and jointer; directions for building your own hand saw and table saw master jigs; professional handsaw maintenance techniques; and offers tricks for making useful and beautiful modular furniture
The complete book of stationary power tool techniques by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the proper way to use table saws, radial arm saws, jigsaws, bandsaws, jointers, drill presses, lathes, shapers, sanders, and grinders, shows special techniques, and discusses safety precautions
De Cristoforo's complete book of power tools, both stationary and portable by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wood projects for the garden( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed plans for 87 east-to-build garden accessories with easy to follow instructions and full color diagrams
The practical handbook of carpentry by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in Spanish and English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although primarily aimed at the home handyman, this collection of methods, tips, projects, materials, and information on the use of tools is also suitable for industrial arts courses
Power tool woodworking for everyone by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodworking techniques : joints and their applications by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia work encompassing practically every known joining technique
The portable router book by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concrete and masonry : techniques and design by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Build your own wood toys, gifts & furniture by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bud vases, candlesticks, nut bowl, scrapwood end table, butcherblock end table, glass top coffee table, coffee table plus seats, butcherblock kitchen table, lamp from a one-gallon oil tin, lamp from twh cookie tins, lamp from metal waste basket, bathroom bench, child's desk, corner bric-a-brac shelf, cube, magazine stand, tiered planter, skyscraper planter, large planter, flower pot tree, crested bird
Modern power tool woodworking by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of wood joinery by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drill press book : including 80 jigs & accessories you can make by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handy man's concrete and masonry handbook by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band saw book : with 20 projects by R. J DeCristoforo( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Housebuilding : a-do-it-yourself guide
Alternative Names
Cristoforo, R.J. de

De Cristoforo, R.J.

DeCristoforo, Richard

Languages
English (106)

Spanish (4)

Covers
Popular science complete book of power toolsThe table saw bookThe jigs & fixtures bible : tips, tricks, and techniques for better woodworkingThe complete book of wood joinery