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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 1
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 1
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    Fifteen marvelous micro machining articles -- Rudy's speciality. Plus six scale engines precisely done, and more yet -- like Machining Your Own Spur Gears and Milling on a Drill Press. Lasting testament to Rudy's skill, ingenuity, and wisdom both as metalworker and modeler. Contains invaluable tools and clever hobby projects, concisely described, beautifully photographed, and impeccably drawn.

    Hardbound. 232 pages.

    Best Value: The Rudy Kouhoupt Shop Wisdom Set  
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    $42.00
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    The Shop Wisdom of Philip Duclos
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    The Shop Wisdom of Philip Duclos
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    These pleasurable projects for the skilled machinist are also great learning projects for the beginner. You'll recognize Phil's designs at model engineering shows worldwide.

    Hardbound. 214 pages.

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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 4 - The Micro Machinist's Legacy
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 4 - The...
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    To honor Rudy's vision for producing a series of single-project "chapbooks," the publishers have placed his final articles from The Home Shop Machinist's Micro Machinist column in a spiral-bound chapbook format.

    Sprialbound. 80 pages.

    Best Value: The Rudy Kouhoupt Shop Wisdom Set  
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    $14.95
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 2
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 2
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    Twenty-five more micro machining articles -- all excellent! -- plus an Engraving Pantograph, an Oscillating Clyinder Engine, an Air-cooled Hot Air Engine, and more. Lasting testament to Rudy's skill, ingenuity, and wisdom both as a metalworker and modeler. Contains invaluable tools and clever hobby projects, concisely described, beautifully photographed, and impeccably drawn.

    Hardbound. 230 pages.

    Best Value: The Rudy Kouhoupt Shop Wisdom Set  
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    $42.00
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 3
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    The Shop Wisdom of Rudy Kouhoupt Volume 3
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    Build a flywheel pump, Stirling-powered tractor, or "Little Job" cement mixer. Make your own lathe collets, magnetic lathe chuck, mechanical stroboscope, and much more! Rudy is back with a third indespensable, incomparable book of machining tools, techniques and projects! This is a dazzling compilation of Rudy's more recent articles appearing in The Home Shop Machinist and The Live Steam magazines.

    Hardbound. 236 pages.

    Best Value: The Rudy Kouhoupt Shop Wisdom Set  
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    $42.00
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    Two Shop Masters
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    Two Shop Masters
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    The last of the legacy -- the final published projects of two greatly skilled, highly influential and most generous machinists, teachers, writers, and friends. The passing of these two fine gentlemen, Phil Duclos in 1993 and Frank McLean in 1996, echoes even today in the pages of The Home Shop Machinist and Live Steam magazines.

    Hardbound. 304 pages.

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    Shop Wisdom of James McKnight
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    Shop Wisdom of James McKnight
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    James began writing articles for The Home Shop Machinist and Machinist's Workshop magazines in 1991 and continues to share his expertise with Village Press publication readers. His clever, shop-built machine tools for both metal and woodworking have stood the test of time and delighted readers for nearly two decades.

    Hardbound.

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    The Shop Wisdom of Frank McLean
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    The Shop Wisdom of Frank McLean
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    Our first 14 years with Frank - Practical shop tips, clever techniques, and useful accessories from the lathe, noted tool designer and favorite shop teacher.

    Hardbound. 215 pages.

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    The Shop Wisdom of D. E. Johnson
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    The Shop Wisdom of D. E. Johnson
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    Mill-drill Adventures stand out as the single most popular series to have run in the early years of The Home Shop Machinist magazine. From Fixing Up the Downfeed to Indexing and Drilling, life got easier for new mill-drill machine owners.

    Hardbound. 228 pages.

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