Carpentry

Hardcover | November 24, 2015

byFloyd Vogt, Michael Nauth

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The third Canadian Edition of Vogt/Nauth's Carpentry is the market-leading Carpentry text in Canada, designed for community college students enrolled in Apprenticeship and Diploma programs. Developed in line with the 2015 National Building Code of Canada, Carpentry provides students with both the theory and industry knowledge required to apprentice and go on to work in the carpentry trade. The core of the carpentry trade as practiced in Canada is covered in four comprehensive sections: Tools and Materials, Rough Carpentry, Exterior Finish, and Interior Finish. Each section features step-by-step procedures for all stages of construction, important safety precautions, tips of the trade, and a look at anticipated future trends in the construction industry. The engaging design and layout is accompanied by a focus on necessary soft skills and features that build necessary critical thinking skills ("What's Wrong With This Picture" and "Deconstruct This"). All measurements are given in both imperial and metric systems.MindTap helps theory come alive with interactive learning tools, videos and animations for kinesthetic and visual learners while the learning path keeps students on track. This engaging resource prepares apprentices for their future careers like nothing else on the market.

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The third Canadian Edition of Vogt/Nauth's Carpentry is the market-leading Carpentry text in Canada, designed for community college students enrolled in Apprenticeship and Diploma programs. Developed in line with the 2015 National Building Code of Canada, Carpentry provides students with both the theory and industry knowledge required...

Floyd Vogt is a sixth-generation carpenter and contractor. His family operated a small business devoted to all phases of home construction, and he began working in the family business at age 15. After completing a B.A. in chemistry at the State University of New York College at Oneonta, Mr. Vogt returned to the field as a self-employed...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:989 pages, 11.13 × 8.88 × 1.5 inPublished:November 24, 2015Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:017657042X

ISBN - 13:9780176570422

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SECTION 1 - TOOLS AND MATERIALS Unit One: Wood and LumberUnit Two: Engineered PanelsUnit Three: Engineered Wood ProductsUnit Four: FastenersUnit Five: Hand ToolsUnit Six: Portable Power ToolsUnit Seven: Stationary Power ToolsUnit Eight: Architectural Plans and Building CodesSECTION 2 - ROUGH CARPENTRYUnit Nine: Jobsite Safety and Scaffolds Unit Ten: Building LayoutUnit Eleven: Concrete Form ConstructionUnit Twelve: Floor FramingUnit Thirteen: Exterior Wall FramingUnit Fourteen: Interior Rough Work Unit Fifteen: Roof FramingUnit Sixteen: Energy-Efficient HousingSECTION 3 - EXTERIOR FINISHUnit Seventeen: RoofingUnit Eighteen: WindowsUnit Nineteen: Exterior DoorsUnit Twenty: Siding and Cornice ConstructionUnit Twenty One: Decks, Porches, and FencesSECTION 4 - INTERIOR FINISHUnit Twenty Two: Drywall ConstructionUnit Twenty Three: Wall Panelling and Ceramic TileUnit Twenty Four: Ceiling FinishUnit Twenty Five: Interior Doors and Door FramesUnit Twenty Six: Interior TrimUnit Twenty Seven: Stair FinishUnit Twenty Eight: Finish FloorsUnit Twenty Nine: Cabinets and Countertops