Tuttle, Alan H. Formerly, Vocational Division, State University of New York Agricultural and Technical Institute, Wellsville, New York.
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The shaping and assembling of wood and wood products into finished articles such as mold patterns, furniture, window sashes and frames, and boats. The pronounced grain of wood requires modifications in the working techniques when cutting with the grain and when cutting across it. Five principal woodworking operations are sawing, planing, steam bending, gluing, and finishing. To shape round pieces, wood is worked on a lathe. See also: Turning (woodworking)
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