NEW 2015 RESOURCES
Woodworking Tools Theme Page
This "Theme Page" has links to resources related to the study of the tools of Woodworking. In addition, there are also links to two related Woodworking Theme Pages - one on techniques, and the other on designs and plans. Please read our 101
Woodworking Tips and Techniques
A site offering more than 100 links to pages of information on topics concerning:
Table Saws, Routing/Router Tables, Drill Press/Drilling, Planing/Jointing,
Layout, Finishing, Glueing, Sanding, Assembly, Clamping and General Shop Tips.
Answers to a number of questions regarding the adjustments and different
settings on your band saw.
Hill Antique Tools
On this site you will find articles about antique tools, treadle powered
or foot powered machines, type studies, and information on a tool collector's
database and mailing list.
of Woodworking Tools
This site provides information and descriptions of woodworking tools and
techniques that once existed but are now gone. Browse through their sections
"10 Tools" (examples of the wide diversity of tools that have been used over
the centuries), their "Permanent Collection" (on planes), the "Features Exhibit"
(content will vary) and their "mini exhibits".
Information on these basic woodworking tools: Combination Square, Drill
& Drill Bits, Hammer, Hacksaw, Handsaw, Pliers, Sandpaper, Screwdrivers, and
the Tape Measure.
"What Blade Owners Should Ask Their Sharpening Service." A frequently asked
question (faq) page regarding your saw blades and router bits.
A list of comprehensive reviews on a variety of woodworking projects, products,
tool tests, shop solutions, buyer's guide, and workshop tips published by
This website provides an explanation concerning how to avoid marks at the
ends of the board from a thickness planer.
Published by Fine Woodworking Online, this page has more than 25 links
to information about using new tools and how to use older tools more effectively.
Old Woodworking Tools, The Museum of Woodworking Tools, Pictures and History
of Tools, Tool Collectors Associations List of organizations and associations.
Note: The sites listed above will serve as a source of curricular content
in Woodworking. For other theme pages in Information Technology, click the "previous
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