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The Toolbox Book - (Craftsman's Guide to) by Jim Tolpin (Paperback)

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About the Book

Winner of the 1996 Stanley Award for best how-to book. "Ideas and inspiration galore".--"Wooden Boat Review". 190 color photos. 100 drawings.

Book Synopsis

A complete survey of toolboxes for everyone who values tools. Popular Fine Woodworking author Jim Tolpin's illustrated guide shows tool storage solutions from rugged, old-time journeymen's chests to today's versatile truck boxes. Tool users learn to plan and design boxes to increase productivity, save time and prevent loss or misplacement of their most valuable assets.

From the Back Cover

In this guided tour of some of the world's best tool-storage solutions, you'll learn how the toolbox evolved as an essential tool and how the site boxes of today have their roots in long-ago journeyman's tool chests. But this book also provides practical advice on how to develop a tool-storage strategy of your own. Jim Tolpin guides you through creating an individual tool storage system best suited to your needs - from planning, through selection of materials, construction and finishing (including special situations like waterproofing the lid of a box intended for a job site).
Dimensions (Overall): 10.8 Inches (H) x 8.9 Inches (W) x .6 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.75 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 208
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Sub-Genre: Woodwork
Series Title: Craftsman's Guide to
Publisher: Taunton Press
Format: Paperback
Author: Jim Tolpin
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 1998
TCIN: 11732700
UPC: 9781561582723
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-4500
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.6 inches length x 8.9 inches width x 10.8 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.75 pounds
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