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This free book, the first in the Obooko Retro series, provides a wealth of information for the construction and use of woodworking and carpentry joints. The text of the book is supported by 400 original illustrations. The guide is perfect for beginners, students, hobbyists, carpenters, joiners, cabinetmakers and all expert woodworkers as a reference work. The joints included are:
The glued joint in its various forms is in use in every country in the world, and is frequently met with in mummy cases and other examples of ancient woodwork. Alternative names under which it is known are the butt joint, the rubbed joint, the slipped joint, whilst in certain localities it is known as the slaped (pronounced slayped) joint.