Several people have asked if our historical reprint of “Elementary Turning for Use in Manual Training Classes”
will include the original photos or drawings. Or if it will be a messy
scan, like something you would download from GoogleBooks that is just
In other words, they are trying to ask (nicely) if we are trying to rip them off.
question. The answer is “no.” Our version of “Elementary Turning” is
complete. We spent considerable money and time to scan and clean up the
pages. To give you a quick taste of what this book looks like (and a few
of the lessons in it), I invite you to download the free PDF excerpt
below. The excerpt contains two of the basic lessons and several of the
And if you like it, you can pre-order your copy from our store with this direct link.
— Christopher Schwarz