TAJCD Volume I
A review of some of the basic mathematics applicable to carpentry work in general, and to aid in smoothly working through material in the other Volumes of TAJCD series.
TAJCD Volume II
Introduces the Japanese kō-ko-gen method for deriving the basic cut angles employed in regular plan splayed board assemblies (hoppers). Covers basic butted and mitered construction, along with mortise and tenon construction.
TAJCD Volume III
An in-depth look at splicing joints. Over 200 pages.
TAJCD Volume IV
Splayed post structures and askew rafter layout
TAJCD Volume V
A look at the basics of Japanese hipped roof work
TAJCD Supplement: Kanna tuning Manual
A detailed look at preparing a Japanese hand plane for use.
TAJCD Monograph: The Box miter Joint
How to cut the strongest of all the mitered corner joints.
TAJCD Monograph: Three-Way Corner Joint
Here’s a unique form of joining a mitered header corner to a post.