Hand Tool Preservation
Association of Australia Inc

Rescheduled General Meeting - Friday 20th October


Due to the normal general meeting on 19th Sptember being cancelled as a result of a power outage, it has been rescheduled. The venue is still Box Hill Community Arts Centre but the meeting is in the Arbour Room, instead of the usual Drycraft studios.

The speakers will be Alan West on Making Vernacular Furniture and Grant Knight on Sharpening Drill Bits.

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Tool Chest ContentsOrder by: Article No SubjectAuthorCategoryYear

Subject: Maintenance of Sheep Shearing equipment

Description: Hand Tools used
Author: Jim Donaldson
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: May
Category: Shear   Topic: Sheep

Subject: Makeshifts

Description: A 1925 publication reviewed
Author: Laurie Lewis
Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: May
Category: Kerosine   Topic:

Subject: Making an English Coach - Part 2

Description: Part 2
Author: Jim Badger
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: May
Category: Coach   Topic: History

Subject: Making Jewellery an Art or Craft?

Description: Tools & Processes
Author: Peter McBride
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: November
Category: Skills   Topic: Jewellery

Subject: Making Musical Instruments - A disappearing Craft.

Description: Talk to the Monthly Meeting
Author: Johnn C Dale
Vol: 10Year: 1998Month: August
Category: Musical   Topic: Instruments

Subject: Making Saws in Marvellous Melbourne

Description: W H Blakeley Saws history
Author: John A Leckey
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: May
Category: Saws   Topic: Blakeley

Subject: Making the Right Choice"On the Ball" Collector

Description: A personal reflection
Author: Jim Donaldson
Vol: 15Year: 2003Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic:

Subject: Making Traditional wooden Planes

Description: Unidentified reviewer
Author: John M Whelan
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: February
Category: Book   Topic: Wooden Planes

Subject: Malleable Iron

Description: Tools made of Malleable Iron
Author: Doug McIvor
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: November
Category: Tools   Topic: Malleable Iron

Subject: Man & His Tools - A Force for Change

Description: Tools place in History (inc Insert)
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 1Year: 1989Month: June
Category: History   Topic: Tools

Subject: Manufactured & Patented Spokeshaves & Other Tools

Description: A book reviewed
Author: Thomas C Lamond
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: November
Category: Book   Topic: Spokeshaves

Subject: Manufacturing Stanley Tools in Australia 1963-2001

Description: Conference Presentation March 2004
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Stanley Tools

Subject: Marking Guages - A Means of Achieving Woodworking Precision

Description: Talk to the HTPAA Conference
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 10Year: 1998Month: August
Category: Gauges   Topic: Marking

Subject: McPherson's - From Pig Iron to Machine Tools

Description: A Company History.
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: August
Category: History   Topic: McPherson's

Subject: Meanderings of an Australian Tool Buff - UK Visit

Description: A tour explained
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: November
Category: History   Topic: England

Subject: Measurement of Barrels & Estimation of Capacity

Description: A detailed explanation
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: May
Category: Rule   Topic: Coopering

Subject: Measuring chains Part 1

Description: A detailed report
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: May
Category: Measure   Topic: Chains

Subject: Measuring chains Part 2

Description: Survey Chains History
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: November
Category: Measure   Topic: Chains

Subject: Mechanical Calculating Machines

Description: Types & Values explained
Author: Terry Berreen
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: November
Category: Calculating   Topic: Mechanical

Subject: Mechanical Ice Cream Scoops Revisited

Author: Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 27Year: 2015Month: November
Category: Scoop   Topic: Ice Cream

Subject: Mechanical Movement

Description: Mangle Wheel
Vol: 1Year: 1989Month: June
Category: Wheel   Topic: Mangle Wheel

Subject: Mechanical Movement

Description: Harrisons "going - barrell"
Vol: 1Year: 1989Month: October
Category: Wheel   Topic: Going Barrel

Subject: Mechanics Institutes

Description: History & Influence
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Mechanics Inst

Subject: Mediaeval Craftsmen,Tradesmen & Other Workers

Description: A starter listing for discussion
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 4Year: 1992Month: April
Category: Trades   Topic: Craftsmen

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Next Tool Sale

The next Tool Sale is on Sunday 12th November 2017 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at St Anthony's Parish Hall 164-168 Neerim Rd (corner Neerim & Grange Rds), Carnegie
Melway Ref. 68 F4 or see the map here. For more information see the Tool Sale page.

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