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By Xavier Roberts

ISBN-10: 8132326075

ISBN-13: 9788132326076

This ebook offers a primary direction in Carpentry.

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Line the notch up to the pencil line. 10. Start cutting, after a quick check to the front of the blade. (photo 1) Keep your eye on the guide (photo 2) all the time. This puts you in a natural position looking forward along the pencil line, and out of the way of any sawdust. 11. Keep an eye on the saw base as you are into the cut. Make sure that you are keeping the base of the circular saw flat on the timber being cut. 12. Push the saw into the material with enough force to keep the blade cutting, but avoid pushing so hard the motor speed seems to decrease, or binding occurs on the blade.

If the door is on your left hand side, it is a left handed door. o A right-handed interior doorknob. If the door is on your right side, it is a right handed door. 3. Doors that swing outward are an exception. This is a right-handed doorknob. Check for exceptions. If your door swings outward, this rule will be reversed. Most exterior doors, such as patio doors, swing outward. If the door to an interior room swings out into a hallway, you might also need to reverse the rule. Tips • • • The direction of doorknobs has most to do with which way the lock or privacy lock goes.

Don't use dangerous power tools when there's nobody else there with you. They don't have to be right there next to you, just somewhere in the area. You want to make sure that, in case that you injure yourself, there is someone there who can call 911 for you. When you place your wood before cutting, make sure the excess wood (the smaller piece) is free to fall once cut. If you cut between two points of pressure, the wood is likely to squeeze the blade once cut, and your more likely to get a kickback.

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