Monthly Archives: July 2014

Sterling Tool Works LLC




We are excited to announce that Classic Hand Tools will be carrying tools from Sterling Tool Works LLC. We have on order the Saddle-Tail (in all 3 slopes) and their new Plane Hammer. They will be landing here in the … Continue reading






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What Projects are you Working on?




As most of you know Alex is on The Anarchist Tool Chest course with Chris Schwarz this week. We are sharing updates via Instagram, Twitter and Facebook when we can (see below for how to follow us on each of … Continue reading






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“The Only Handplane You Need?” Discuss….




Yes the article on the Popular Woodworking blog, click here to view caused a bit of discussion/argument among the staff here, to put it diplomatically! The Lie-Nielsen Low Angle Jack is a great plane, and Marc is set up to … Continue reading






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Teasing You With New Products…..




A little teaser of some of the new products we have added in the last week or so, if you would like to find out more about any of them please click here. Watch this space there are still more … Continue reading






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Lie-Nielsen Open House




Using the words and pictures of Chris Schwarz a further taste of what Alex got up to when he was across the pond…. Popular Woodworking Blog – Chris Schwarz – Lie-Nielsen Open House, click here to read more…






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Art in Action – 17-20 July 2014




I know I would not be alone in saying if you have never been to Art in Action you must find time to go, add it to that wishlist or better still go this year! Whether a day out or … Continue reading






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Center for Furniture Craftsmanship – Maine, USA




A few pics from Alex our Shop Manager who is currently in Maine, USA. He is taking part in Lie-Nielsen Toolworks training but found time to visit the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship which is about 10 miles down the road. … Continue reading






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Make a Joint Stool from a Tree – Jennie Alexander & Peter Follansbee




One of the books available from Lost Art Press, not the most recent addition but one worthy of a mention here. Described as “one of the pivotal woodworking books of the last 50 years”. Looking for a project over the … Continue reading






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