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Simply Board Feet

Simply Board Feet
By Douglas E Maxwell

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Book Description

Professionals, hobbyists, and people of all woodworking skill levels in between will appreciate this set of quick reference tables for determining board foot measurements. The figures go beyond a simple discussion of the calculation, providing actual measurements for dimensions ranging from one to more than 25 inches wide, one to 20 feet long, and one to four inches thick. Whether figuring quantities for a project or facing a large amount of inventory to count, this tool for craftspeople frees them from calculators, computers, and the lumber stick.

Book Details

  • Amazon Sales Rank: #1623017 in Books
  • Brand: Brand: Linden Publishing
  • Published on: 2006-09-01
  • Original language: English
  • Number of items: 1
  • Dimensions: 9.00" h x .21" w x 6.10" l, .24 pounds
  • Binding: Paperback
  • 57 pages

Features

  • Used Book in Good Condition

Editorial Reviews

Review

""[A] simple but valuable book. Next time I go to the lumberyard, this low-tech calculator is coming with me."" --""Fine Woodworking""

Customer Reviews

Most helpful customer reviews

0 of 0 people found the following review helpful.
5Everything it claimed to be
By Rich
It's a good, concise booklet with easy to follow charts. Shipped promptly and met my needs. I started using it immediately.

0 of 0 people found the following review helpful.
5awesome
By Steve
It's like a pocket calculator, determining bdf can be difficult but this one is e as y to u s e

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful.
2Waste of paper
By Kiki
Misleading description from publisher/Amazon. It's a book of tables to calculate the board feet based on width, thickness and length. It should be an appendix to a much more comprehensive lumber book. Don't waste your money.

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