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: Hand Tools on Stamps

Description: Tools on Postage Stamps
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: May
Category: Australia   Topic: Postage Stamps

Subject: Tools from the Caine Collection Drawing Instruments

Description: Our Collection reviewed"
Author: McIver/Sandie
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: May
Category: Australia   Topic: Collections

Subject: The Wrapper

Author: George Radion (m)
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: August
Category: Automotive   Topic: Hub Puller

Subject: The Adze

Description: Uses & Design
Author: Alan West
Vol: 1Year: 1989Month: October
Category: Axe   Topic: Adze

Subject: Original W.N.Plumb Pty Ltd

Description: A Company History.
Vol: 2Year: 1990Month: December
Category: Axe   Topic: Plumb

Subject: The Australian Hytest Racing Axe

Description: Development & Background of the Company
Author: Val Quanchi
Vol: 4Year: 1992Month: June
Category: Axe   Topic: Hytest

Subject: Axes in Australia

Description: A manufactures listing
Author: Paul Wilkins
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: June
Category: Axe   Topic: Aust Makers

Subject: The Mortice Axe

Description: A detailed explanation
Author: John RE Brown
Vol: 6Year: 1994Month: November
Category: Axe   Topic: Mortice

Subject: The Broadaxe Relics of a Vanishing Art

Description: Types detailed & edited by Nigel Lampert
Author: John RE Brown
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: February
Category: Axe   Topic: Broadaxe

Subject: An Interesting Axe

Description: A new find
Author: Gabe Bognar
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: August
Category: Axe   Topic: Kelly

Subject: World Competition to Ascertain the Best Saw & Axe

Description: Axmens Association Competition
Author: Val Quanchi
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: February
Category: Axe   Topic: Saw

Subject: Australian Axes

Description: A Qld Manufacture
Author: George Radion
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: August
Category: Axe   Topic: Dave Shaw

Subject: Whatsit

Description: Hand Made Blacksmith Hatchet detailed.
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: May
Category: Axe   Topic: Hatchet

Subject: Tools in Sports - Axes and Wood chopping

Description: The tools and the events explained
Author: Doug Stevenson
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: November
Category: Axe   Topic: Sports

Subject: Eric Risstron's Patented Axe Stand

Author: Graeme Plaw (m)
Vol: 26Year: 2014Month: May
Category: Axe   Topic: Stand

Subject: The Mystery has been Weighed Up

Description: Cutter Balancing Machine a Whatsit resolved
Author: Quentin Pfahlert
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: November
Category: Balance   Topic: Cutter

Subject: The Deveopment of the Beam Balance

Description: A Balanced History
Author: Nicola Williams
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: May
Category: Balances   Topic: Beam

Subject: Flag Baskets & Carpet Bags

Description: Tool carriers detailed
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: November
Category: Baskets   Topic: Bags

Subject: Bevels & Tapers

Description: Some details given
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: February
Category: Bevels   Topic: Ships

Subject: Billhead

Description: Detail sought
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: August
Category: Billhead   Topic: Eyres Bros

Subject: The Old Second Sea Dog Trick

Description: The life of a bit brace
Author: Doug McIver
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: May
Category: Bit Brace   Topic: Story

Subject: Centre Bits

Description: A brief history
Author: Mike Williams
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: February
Category: Bits   Topic: Centre

Subject: Black Japan

Description: Semi Gloss Finish explained
Author: Doug McIver
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: August
Category: Black Japan   Topic: Varnish

Subject: The Blacksmiths

Description: A report on a meeting with Vic Blacksmiths Ass
Author: Nigel Lampert
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: June
Category: Blacksmithing   Topic: History

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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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