The title may say "basics," but this book covers a full range of skills and materials. Beginners building a small table or shelf layout up to experienced modelers assembling the benchwork for a basement empire will find what they need in this comprehensive guide. New color photographs and illustrations highlight lift out sections and swinging access gates.
Features:ÃƒÂ¢Ã‚Â€Ã‚Â¢ Completely updated with additional pages and updated photographs and illustrationsÃƒÂ¢Ã‚Â€Ã‚Â¢ Drawings and photographs illustrate open-grid, L-girder, and other types of benchworkÃƒÂ¢Ã‚Â€Ã‚Â¢ New information on using extruded foam board and steel stud benchwork
Contents:Introduction, pp. 4-5;Tools and materials, pp. 6-17;Simple tables, pp. 18-31;L-girder benchwork, pp. 32-39;Open-grid benchwork, pp. 40-48;Sub roadbed, pp. 49-65;Wall-mounted benchwork, pp. 66-79;Multi-deck benchwork, pp. 80-86;Backdrops and fascia, pp. 87-93;Duckunders, lift outs and swinging gates, pp. 94-100;Benchwork as furniture, pp. 101-103.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 104 pages, 8.25 x 10.75 x .25 in., 240 Color photographs