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Timber Framing Historic Book Collection on CD
The timber framing book collection is a set of 10 books on CD that cover a variety aspects of timber framing houses and other structures. The collection is a literal how to of the way timber frame structures were built in the early 1900s (and in the case of the Army Manual - how it is practiced by the Army in modern times.)
In addition to detailing all aspects of building secure and stable structures, the collection provides a look at how timber framing was done before the advent of hand held power tools and represents a time and skill set that emphasized craftsmanship over speed.
Not only will you learn a great deal about how to work with timber, you will learn many historical tidbits that could be valuable to putting unique and custom finishing touches on your work.
The manuals in this collection are:
Here are some page images so you can see some of the typical contents of the manuals.
This CD runs on all Windows and Macintosh computers. You must have a web browser and Adobe Acrobat Reader - (available for free download if you do not have it installed on your computer.) The book index is organized in an HTML menu that is compatible with all browsers and the books themselves are in PDF format to allow them to be universally accessed. Many books on this CD are searchable and printable.
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