WorldCat Identities

English, John

Works: 6 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 571 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: TT201, 684.082
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John English
Turning wood with carbide tools : techniques and projects for every skill level by John English( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Everything a woodturner needs to know about using and implementing the exciting new technology of replaceable carbide cutting tips is included in this guide. Woodturning tools have taken a quantum leap since the recent introduction of these tips that have greatly simplified the task of turning in dry stock. Carbide-tipped woodturning tools are safer, faster, easier, and more efficient than traditional tools that require grinding the end of a piece of fluted steel to one of dozens of subjective profiles. The technology of the carbide cutters is fully explained, as are the various shafts and the function of the handle designs, providing insight into how and why these cutters act as they do, and why they are shaped as they are. Removing the intimidating aspects of turning, the guide explains the elimination of sharpening, addresses the issues of chatter and fatigue, and advises on maintenance, techniques, and usage. A number of projects are included--such as a candlestick, spinning tops, and a basic bowl--that can be completed right away by novice turners, rather than waiting for years to gain enough experience to do the same job with traditional tools"--
How to choose and use bench planes and scrapers by John English( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full-color photographs and detailed instructions teach readers how to select, use, and maintain hand planes for woodworking projects,discussing how to sharpen an iron, how to tune a bench plane, how to flatten a board, how to plane difficult grain, how to make and use shooting boards, and other related topics
Woodworker's guide to sharpening by John English( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The building buddy : a guide for people who want to manage the building of their own home by John English( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The little book on relationship : how to guide your life with meaning, purpose and power by John English( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personnel in deaf-blind rehabilitation : workshop proceedings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Alternative Names
English, Jack
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