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How To Build Stairs and Railings on CD

How To Build Stairs and Railings on CD
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Learn the basics to proper (and SAFE) stair construction & decorative handrails, learn from the masters with this library of five {5} vintage how-to books, will make anyone with basic carpenter skills a master stair builder.

The definitive guide ~ Stair-Building Made Easy, being a full and clear description of the art of building the bodies, carriages and cases for all kinds of stairs and steps.

Together with illustrations showing the manner of laying out stairs, forming treads and raisers, building cylinders, preparing stringers, with instructions for making carriages for common, platform, dog-legged and winding stairs.

Includes an Illustrated Glossary of Terms used in Stair-Building, and Designs for Newels, Balusters, Brackets, Stair-Mouldings and Sections of Hand-Rails.

Contents cover the following:

:: Use of Terms

:: General Directions

:: Staircases

:: Treads

:: Risers

:: Rise and Run,

:: Strings Generally

:: Flights, Filers and Landings

:: Winders. Spaces and Nosings

:: Cylinders. Newels and Balusters

:: Method of Setting Out Stairs

:: Consecutive Flights

:: Rules for Laying Out Strings

:: Graphical Method of Laying Out Stairs

:: Plans of Stairs

:: Pitch-Boards

:: Fenced Pitch-boards

:: Method of using Pitch-board

:: Construction of Steps

:: French, German, Italian, English and American Method

:: Line of Nosings

:: Placing Balusters

:: Trimmers and Joists

:: Three-Neweled Stairs

:: Straight Platform Stairs

:: Stairs with Four Newels

:: Close-String Stairs

:: Continuous Stairs

:: Geometrical Stairs

:: Carriages of Stairs

:: Balancing Steps

:: Dancing the Treads

:: Double Platform Stairs

:: Elliptical Stairs

:: Circular Strings

:: Method of Framing

:: Ornate Balusters

:: Dancing Steps Graphically

FORMAT FOR THIS ITEM: All files are in .pdf format




Library consists of the following twenty-one {21} volumes:

:: Stair-building made easy, Being a full and clear description of the art of building the bodies {1884}

:: A practical treatise on handrailing {1890}

:: Architectural iron and steel {1892}

:: Structural Slate Stairways, Chapter 3 of a series on{1921}

:: :: Common Sense Hand Railing {1903}

:: Common Sense stair building and handrailing {1913}

:: Double tower stairway as a safety factor in schools and dormitory buildings {1917}

:: Geometrical stair builder, simplified {1863}

:: Gill's mechanical stair-builder {1874}

:: Interiors and interior details {1882}

:: Ornamental iron work stairs {1915}

:: Specimens of staircases and handrails of the age of Queen Elizabeth {1860}

:: Spirals in nature and art a study of spiral formations {1903}

:: Stair-building and The steel Square, a manual of practical instruction in the art of stair-building {1917}

:: Stair-building made easy, Being a full and clear description of the art of building the bodies {1884}

:: :: Stair Building Illustrated

:: :: Stair-building Instructions {1907}

:: Staircases and garden steps {1912}

:: The American stair-builders' guide {1875}

:: The art and science of stair building 1885

:: The English staircase {1911}

:: The modern geometrical stair-builder's guide {1854}






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