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The Complete Japanese Joinery

Author : Hideo Sato,Yasua Nakahara
Publisher : Hartley & Marks Publishers
Page : 0 pages
File Size : 52,8 Mb
Release : 1995
Category : Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN : 0881791210

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The Complete Japanese Joinery by Hideo Sato,Yasua Nakahara Pdf

La menuiserie japonaise complète est le manuel le plus accessible et le plus complet disponible en anglais sur l'art du travail du bois au Japon. Ce livre couvre tous les aspects du métier complexe et exigeant du travail du bois japonais, y compris le soin et l'utilisation des outils, la disposition et le marquage du bois, la découpe des joints et leur assemblage final.

The Genius of Japanese Carpentry

Author : Azby Brown
Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
Page : 160 pages
File Size : 49,9 Mb
Release : 2014-01-07
Category : Architecture
ISBN : 9781462913787

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The Genius of Japanese Carpentry by Azby Brown Pdf

The Genius of Japanese Carpentry tells the story of the 1200-year-old Yakushiji monastery in Nara and the dedicated modern-day craftsmen who are working to restore what has been lost to the depredations of time, fire and warfare. Although the full monastery reconstruction will not be completed until 2030, one of the main temples, the Picture Hall, has been completely restored employing the same woodworking technology used to create the original building. This new edition of an architectural classic is by Azby Brown—one of the world's leading experts on Japanese architecture. It contains a new preface and many new text materials and photographs—most of them now available in color for the first time. Azby Brown chronicles the painstaking restoration of the temple through extensive interviews with the carpenters and woodworkers along with original drawings based on the plans of master carpenter Tsunekazu Nishioka. An inspiring testament to the dedication of these craftsmen and their philosophy of carpentry work as a form of personal fulfillment, The Genius of Japanese Carpentry offers detailed documentation of this singular project and a moving reminder of the unique cultural continuity found in Japan.

Japanese Woodworking Tools

Author : Toshio Ōdate
Publisher : Stobart Davies Limited
Page : 189 pages
File Size : 43,8 Mb
Release : 1998
Category : Woodwork
ISBN : 0854420754

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Japanese Woodworking Tools by Toshio Ōdate Pdf

This text shows how to use Japanese tools effectively and maintain them properly, and explains the role they play in traditional Japanese craftsmanship. It describes how to create razor-sharp cutting edges and introduces almost 50 different planes.

The Art of Japanese Joinery

Author : Kiyoshi Seike
Publisher : Unknown
Page : 126 pages
File Size : 44,7 Mb
Release : 1986
Category : Electronic
ISBN : OCLC:233932035

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Wood and Traditional Woodworking in Japan [Second edition]

Author : Mechtild MERTZ
Publisher : Kaiseisha press
Page : 259 pages
File Size : 55,7 Mb
Release : 2016-03-01
Category : Wood
ISBN : 9784860993238

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Wood and Traditional Woodworking in Japan [Second edition] by Mechtild MERTZ Pdf

Japan is known to be a country of wood and "wood culture". Written sources on the practical aspect of traditional woodcraft, however, are scarce. For this reason it was decided to undertake a study based on in-depth interviews of craftsmen who are specialised in various fields of traditional woodworking. From the data thus obtained it was possible to study the materials used, the techniques, the nomenclature, the aesthetics and the culture prevailing in the various fields of woodcraft. As a result both the technical and the symbolic and aesthetic properties of wood and woodworking become apparent, as seen from the point of view of Japanese craftsmen who owe their skill and expertise to traditions passed from one generation to the next. As such, this study contributes towards opening a new field of research for art historians, ethnobotanists, archaeologists and japanologists by supplying them with new means and tools to supplement their own. Apart from that, the present study, focusing on wood in all its aspects as it does, ties in with an academic trend that has been developing in Japan over the past few decades.

Japanese Joinery

Author : Yasuo Nakahara
Publisher : Unknown
Page : 0 pages
File Size : 50,7 Mb
Release : 1990
Category : Electronic
ISBN : OCLC:1380587756

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Wood Joinery for Beginners Handbook

Author : Stephen Fleming
Publisher : Stephen Fleming
Page : 147 pages
File Size : 43,5 Mb
Release : 2020-07-02
Category : House & Home
ISBN : 8210379456XXX

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Wood Joinery for Beginners Handbook by Stephen Fleming Pdf

"There would be no trees without branches, and there would be no furniture without joints." The one which binds together has always been special across cultures. Wood joinery has also evolved across various schools of woodworking in their unique ways. For example, in Japanese joinery, the whole wooden house was built on the strength of joinery. Joinery is used for both connecting the wood and also enhancing the aesthetics of the final product. My Journey: Back in the days when I was starting with Wood Craft, I was desperately looking for the go-to guide about the processes and the tools involved. Woodworking is a vast subject with many branches or verticals of this craft like Cabinet Making, Wood Carving, Joinery, Carpentry, and Woodturning. The online content was information overload and not presented in a sequential manner. The books I referred were either focused on a few processes or assumed that I had the necessary information. Also, I found that most of the books were a little aged. There are two ways of learning; one is learning from subject matter experts who have years of experience, and then there are people who are just a few steps ahead of you in their journey. I am the second one, five years into this hobby, and still learning from the experts. I still remember the initial doubts I had and the tips which helped me. This book comes after Woodworking for Beginners Handbook, and it focusses entirely on the joinery process. This book is for people who are in their first lap (0-3 years) of the wood-crafting journey and want to have a holistic idea of methods, tools and need help in their initial projects. I have included ample photographs of realistic projects of beginners explaining the process and standard operating procedure while starting. In the last chapter, I have provided a glossary of joinery terms and tips for beginners. Below is the flow of the information provided in the book: Introduction to Joinery Joinery tools: Type of tools and how to use them Detailed discussion on 15 types of joinery: advantage,disadvantage,strength,usage etc. Japanese Joinery: Introduction, types, pros, cons, and application CNC wood joinery: Introduction, various kinds of CNC joinery, Five starter joinery projects with step by step instructions Glossary of joinery terms Tips for beginners So, what are you waiting for? As said in the woodworking community: Measure Twice and Cut Once and let's start the journey.

JAPANESE JOINERY GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS

Author : Kingsley Anderson
Publisher : BookRix
Page : 16 pages
File Size : 41,9 Mb
Release : 2023-02-27
Category : Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN : 9783755433774

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JAPANESE JOINERY GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS by Kingsley Anderson Pdf

Joinery refers to both the wooden components of a building, and the techniques used for making those components. The craftsperson who does this is often considered a joiner, as he or she is one who joins pieces of wood together to construct something. Traditional Japanese joinery is made entirely without the use of metal fasteners or adhesives. While building without the use of nails or other fasteners is not at all unique to Japan, the types of joints used, the durability of the structures created, and the complete absence of iron makes Japanese joinery stand out. In this book "JAPANESE JOINERY GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS" I will be teaching you everything that you must know about this amazing wood working technique in order to be able to master this craft and improve on your woodworking skills. In Japan however, complex methods of joinery are used not only for practical reasons, but also to highlight craftsmanship, and to enhance aesthetic quality. These decorative joints have often been used in temples, shrines, and castles, but are particularly common in furniture making. This book contain some of the following; Introduction to japanese joinery Japanese joinery What are japanese traditional woodworking tools? Japanese-american carpenter Mortise and tenon joint Dovetail joint Sampo-zashi carvings in japanese inami wood techniques of japanese lacquering kijiro lacquering lacquer kamakura-bori fuki-urishi lots more ORDER YOUR COPY NOW

Japanese Woodworking

Author : Sean Graham
Publisher : Unknown
Page : 153 pages
File Size : 43,9 Mb
Release : 2021-06-15
Category : Electronic
ISBN : 9798521297900

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Japanese Woodworking by Sean Graham Pdf

Discover How to Master the Timeless Art of Japanese Woodworking without Spending Tons of Time and Money on Tools and Equipment Are you a DIY hobbyist looking for a new hobby to learn and pass away time? Do you want to learn how to make aesthetic, but structurally strong woodworking techniques? Do you want to give your home a touch of the Japanese exotic without having to leave the bedroom? If your answer is yes to any of the questions above, then this book is perfect for you. In this definitive book on Japanese woodworking, you'll discover a methodical, beginner-friendly approach to mastering Japanese woodworking without being an apprentice for years, from choosing the right tools to mastering the foundational techniques for creating beautiful and strong joints. Here's a snippet of what you're going to discover in the pages of Japanese Woodworking: Everything you need to know about the origin and history of the beautiful art of Japanese woodworking Four reasons every hobbyist or serious craftsman should consider adding Japanese woodworking to their skillset A complete list of all the tools and equipment you'll ever need and how to use them to make Japanese woodworking a breeze. No expensive machines required How to pick the perfect sharpening stone for keeping your cutting edges and blades as sharp as possible The different types of wood for Japanese woodworking and a crash guide to picking the perfect wood specimen for your needs and getting it ready for woodworking Step-by-step instructions to help you master the art of Japanese joinery from making simple joints to more advanced woodworking tactics ...and much more! Whether you're a complete newbie looking for a new hobby or a serious professional who knows woodworking techniques and is looking for a new one, this book has content that will surprise even the most experienced of wood crafters and is beginner-friendly enough to follow along! Ready to lose yourself in the art of Japanese woodworking? Scroll to the top of the page and click the "Buy Now with 1-Click" to grab your own copy today!

Just Enough

Author : Azby Brown
Publisher : Stone Bridge Press, Inc.
Page : 236 pages
File Size : 54,5 Mb
Release : 2022-06-28
Category : House & Home
ISBN : 9781611729573

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Just Enough by Azby Brown Pdf

How the mindset of traditional Japanese society can guide our own efforts to lead a green lifestyle today. If we want to live sustainably, how should we feel about nature? About waste? About our forests and rivers? About food? Just Enough is a book of stories and sketches that give valuable insight into what it is like to live in a sustainable society by describing life in Japan some two hundred years ago, during the late Edo period, when cities and villages faced many of the same environmental challenges we do today and met them beautifully and inventively.

The Joint Book

Author : Terrie Noll
Publisher : Chartwell Books
Page : 0 pages
File Size : 53,6 Mb
Release : 2009-03-21
Category : Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN : 0785822275

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The Joint Book by Terrie Noll Pdf

The Joint Book features illustrated instructions for over 70 joints—providing easy-to-follow step-by-step directions for creating edge and scarf joints, lapped and housed joints, mortise and tenon joints, miters and bevels, dovetails, dowels and biscuits, and detailed descriptions of fasteners, hardware, and knockdown joints. This book is the perfect companion for any woodworker interested in improving their joint-making skills. This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5" × 8", the perfect size for carpenters and woodworkers to keep near their workbench or toolbox for quick access.The design of this book allows it to lay open flat for easy and frequent reference. The interior photographs, illustrations, and diagrams make the learning process simple and fun for beginners, while advanced readers will gain insight from the book's useful tips. Within, you'll find: Step-by-step illustrated instructions for making all the basic joints in every joint family—mortise and tenon, dovetails, miters, and more—and their variations. Both hand tool methods and power tool techniques, plus a variety of easy-to-build jigs. How the nature of wood and its properties affect joinery, glue, and furniture design. The Joint Book is the ultimate workshop reference, providing woodworkers with the knowledge to choose the right joint for the job.

Measure and Construction of the Japanese House

Author : Heino Engel
Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
Page : 152 pages
File Size : 43,6 Mb
Release : 2020-08-11
Category : Architecture
ISBN : 9781462916849

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Measure and Construction of the Japanese House by Heino Engel Pdf

A remarkable classic work on traditional Japanese architecture and its general integrative quality, the order of space and form, the flexibility of partitions and room functions and other important or unique qualities. The author describes in detail, and with numerous architectural plans and drawings, the influence of the anatomy of the Japanese human body on traditional units of measurement and on house construction. This work is not simply a description of the features of the Japanese house, but "an invitation to probe the possibilities of utilizing this architectural achievement of the Japanese …in modern living and building," according to the author, who further believes that the unique features of the Japanese house are better suited to serve as a pattern for contemporary housing than any other form of residential structure.

Simple Japanese Furniture

Author : Group Monomono
Publisher : GMC Publications
Page : 184 pages
File Size : 54,6 Mb
Release : 2022-05-17
Category : Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN : 178494632X

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Simple Japanese Furniture by Group Monomono Pdf

Simple Japanese Furniture presents 24 simple and stylish furniture projects for the home based on timeless Japanese designs. Each project is presented with notes on the key design elements of each piece, the tools and techniques needed, and step-by-step instructions for completion. The designs are chosen to illustrate the structure of furniture and key principles in furniture building, and the techniques are well-suited to working with cuts of coniferous trees, especially cedar. Each project is described in a brief overview, with notes on degree of difficulty and an emphasis on key design elements.This isfollowedby a detailed descriptive sectionwithhelpfulillustrations. Will appeal to woodworkers and hand-tool enthusiasts, the book reflects growing interest in making simple, practical furniture for the home as well as an appreciation of Japanese design.

Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery

Author : Jin Izuhara
Publisher : Unknown
Page : 106 pages
File Size : 53,6 Mb
Release : 2020-12
Category : Electronic
ISBN : 9798574934678

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Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery by Jin Izuhara Pdf

Are you a weekend hobby carpenter with a passion for creating high-quality pieces, but not quite the equipment budget to match? Would you like to know how to create Japanese joints using common tools?Japanese joinery is an ancient carpentry skill developed in a time before mass production when ingenuity and character of design still mattered. Now, you can revive this ancient art and introduce it to your own carpentry designs. Whether you are making a living off your carpentry, or simply performing a labor of love in your garage on weekends, there is nothing holding you back from using the Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery to introduce this art to your wood designs. The tools used are likely sitting in your toolbox right now, and if they aren't, they are definitely affordable for everyone. Japanese joinery is not just about trying something new in your designs. The skill actually improves the design of ordinary objects with special characteristics that are not found in any other method of joining. These include earthquake-proofing furniture as well as improved sound conduction for studios or recording booths. If you have been wanting to take your carpentry to the next level, Japanese joinery is the way to do exactly that. All you need is this helpful guide and your existing tools to get started right away. The Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery provides some joining methods that don't even use any nails! The opportunities to use that skill and incorporate these unique joints into your own designs are endless. Japanese joinery has been used for hundreds of years to build structures that stand the test of time as well as almost everything that Mother Nature can throw at them. Inside the Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery, you will discover: Eight traditional Japanese joints and projects along with the specifications required to build them How to select the correct types of wood for these joints as well as the reasons these wood types are ideal The top tools required to fashion Japanese joints and their usefulness in recording studios and earthquake-prone areas The innovation behind metal-free joints that are necessary for areas where high-powered magnets exist including nuclear medicine or particle physics labs The specialized characteristics behind Japanese joinery and why, in certain cases, no other type of joint will do And so much more helpful and practical advice! Easy-to-understand black and white illustrations will bring instructions to life and ensure that you always know exactly what you should be doing. Japanese joinery is the most affordable and easiest way to level-up your carpentry work and start producing unique pieces that are stronger and more beautiful than ever before. There is a reason that Japanese carpentry is one of the most revered in the world, and you are about to find out why. Don't delay learning this ancient craft and get started on your Japanese joinery journey right now by clicking the "Buy now with 1-Click" button!

Encyclopedia of Wood Joints

Author : Wolfram Graubner
Publisher : Taunton
Page : 151 pages
File Size : 44,9 Mb
Release : 1992
Category : House & Home
ISBN : 156158004X

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Encyclopedia of Wood Joints by Wolfram Graubner Pdf

Shows and describes splicing, oblique, corner, cross, and edge joints used in Japanese wooden construction