The Complete Cabinetmaker's ReferenceBook - 2005
The One Book Every Cabinetmaker Needs to Own
Build any cabinet imaginable, in any size, and with lightning speed. All you need are common workshop tools, a sheet of plywood and this ingenious book.
The Complete Cabinetmaker's Reference is the Rosetta Stone of the woodworking world. Its worksheets unlock the secrets of efficient case construction because author Jeffrey Piontkowski has done all the hard work for you. He shows you in just five easy steps how to build any one of 23 cabinet styles - from simple base cabinets to pantry cabinets to file cabinets:Pick the style and size cabinet you need and flip to that page. Cut your pieces to size using the cutting list and the plywood optimization charts that show you how to waste as little material as possible. Cut all the dadoes and grooves shown on the 3D exploded drawings. Assemble your cabinet using the step-by-step photos as a guide. Build any doors and drawers using the book's detailed and exact instructions.
If you're a beginner, this book lets you build cabinets like a pro. If you're a pro, this book lets you build cabinets faster than ever and expands the range of what you can offer your clients.