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Carpentry and Joinery Book Two: Practical Activities

Peter Brett

Price:  £37.50

ISBN: 978-1408506486
Publication date: 11/06/2010
Paperback: 440 pages
Dimensions: 265x195mm

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The only books split to cover the essential knowledge and practical activities for Carpentry and Joinery at Levels 2 and 3. Written by experienced author Peter Brett, this full-colour edition provides comprehensive coverage of the practical skills required to pass the work-based competence element of the NVQ.


  • A unique resource focusing on the practical elements required to pass the Technical Certificates and latest NVQ units.
  • Divided into specific areas of work which may be undertaken by the carpenter and joiner.
  • Heavily illustrated throughout to aid understanding.
  • Appropriate for students, craftsmen and advanced DIY enthusiasts.

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Table of Contents

1: Timber ground and upper floor construction
2: Flat and pitched roof construction
3: Partition walls
4: Timber frame construction and engineering components
5: Stairs
6: Doors, frames and linings

7: Windows
8: Mouldings and trim
9: Unit, fitments and seating etc.
10: Casing, false ceilings, panelling and cladding
11: Temporary construction and site works
12: Repairs and Maintenance