Jim's Hand-Tool Woodworking Links

Here is a collection of Links to sites with information about woodworking with Hand Tools and information about Old Tools. Many thanks to those who made these sites available to promote the dying art of using hand tools for Woodworking.  
- Jim Boyett

References:

Information Topics:

Making Your Own Tools:

Sawing:

Hand Saw Sharpening (Filing)

Chisels:

Carving:

 

Drilling/Boring:

HowTo:

Planing:

Marking

Measuring

Scraping:

Sharpening:

Shaping (files, rasps, spokeshaves)

Turning:

Clamping

Hammers and Mallets

Projects and Plans

Blogs:

Blacksmithing:

Chairmakers:

Handcrafted Furniture Makers:

Tool Restoration Techniques:

Workbenches and vises:

Tool Chests/Cabinets

Wrenches (not necessarily woodworking, but oh well....)

Galoot Home Pages:

History of Specific Manufacturers:

History and Information on Old Tools:

Mailing Lists / Forums / Discussion Groups:

Old Tools For Sale:

New "Old" Hand Tools For Sale

Japanese Tools

Online Videos and Books

 

Books and DVDs

EBooks -- old books scanned and archived

Old Tool Associations:

Furniture

Fasteners and Hardware

Toolboxes

Woodworking Schools

Finishes

Sources for Buying Wood

Wood ID

Glue/Adhesives

Abrasives:

Magazines & Books

Miscellaneous

Veneer

 

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OLD LINKS -- not categorized yet (some may be dead)

Wood:

Classes

Projects Ideas and Plans:

Workbenches and Vises:

Discussion Groups / Forums:

Magazines, Books, Video Tapes and TV programs:

Sharpening:

Abrasives:

Finishing:

Wood Turning:

Wood Carving:

 

Shop Design and Arrangement:

Associations and Organizations Woodworking Homepages

Personal Woodworking Homepages

Making Musical Instruments:

General Info:


Jim Boyett
boyett@sonic.net