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If you are looking for a particular article that may have been published in the HTPAA's journal The Tool Chest, you can search the database of articles for particular keywords in any of these fields:

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You can also sort the articles according to Article No, Author, Subject or Year.


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Tool Chest ContentsOrder by:  Article No  Subject Author Category Year

Subject: ‘Hardsteel’ Drills by the Black Drill Company

Description: Hardsteel
Author: John Bates (m)
Vol: 31Year: 2019Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Drill bit

Subject: Writing “Collecting Sidchrome Spanners”

Description: Story of writing book on collecting
Author: Dick Lynch (m)
Vol: 34Year: 2022Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic: Sidchrome Spanners

Subject: Writing and Publishing 'Collecting Titan Chisels'

Author: Dick Lynch (m)
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: November
Category: Book   Topic: Writing

Subject: Wrenches

Author: Ian McIntosh
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: February
Category: Wrenches   Topic: Spanner

Subject: Worming. Parcelling & Serving

Description: Mallet
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: May
Category: Ship   Topic: Maritime Tools

Subject: Worlds Oldest Ground Edge Axe Uncovered

Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 23Year: 2011Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Axe

Subject: World Smoothing Planes of the 18th & 19th Centuries, Series 2, Part 2

Author: Ian Stagg(m)
Vol: 25Year: 2013Month: February
Category: History   Topic: Planes

Subject: World Competition to Ascertain the Best Saw & Axe

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

Subject: Workshop Weeks Remembered

Description: School workshops developed by FW Sanderson
Author: Mike Preeston (m)
Vol: 34Year: 2022Month: February
Category: History   Topic: School Workshops

Subject: Workshop of the International Specialised Skills Institute

Author: Ian Stagg
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: November
Category: Fencing   Topic: ISS institute

Subject: Working Bees

Author: Warren Hewertson (m), Doug McIvor (m), Bruce McDonald (m), Peter Dickson (m) and Ian Stagg (m)
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic: Working Bees

Subject: Work in Progress

Author: Bryan Poynton
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: February
Category: Poem   Topic:

Subject: Woodstock Tools

Description: Australia
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: November
Category: Plane   Topic: Woodstock

Subject: Woodstock

Author: Rod Thomas
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: May
Category: Plane   Topic: Woodstock

Subject: Woodshow WA Aug 2000

Author: Nigel Burgess
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: February
Category: Report   Topic: Woodshow

Subject: Woodland Crafts in Britain

Author: Ian Stagg
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: November
Category: Skills   Topic: History

Subject: Wooden Smoothing Planes of the 18th & 19th Centuries, Series 2, Part 1

Author: Ian Stagg (m)
Vol: 24Year: 2012Month: February
Category: Plane   Topic: History

Subject: Wooden Ploughs

Description: Wooden
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 21Year: 2009Month: November
Category: Plane   Topic: Ploughs

Subject: Wooden Plane Making in January

Author: John Larkins
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: April
Category: Plane   Topic: Davies

Subject: Wooden Plaes by HNT Gordon & Co

Author: Kevin Chamberlain
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: May
Category: Plane   Topic: Wooden Planes

Subject: Wooden Fillister and Sash Planes

Description: Sash
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 22Year: 2010Month: August
Category: Plane   Topic: Fillister

Subject: Wood Shoes of Holland

Author: Rod Jerard
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Clogs

Subject: Wood Carving

Author: Nigel Lampert
Vol: 3Year: 1991Month: June
Category: Carving   Topic: Colin Goldberg

Subject: Windsor Beaders

Description: Poole Williams
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: November
Category: Plane   Topic: Windsor Beader

Subject: Windows through the ages

Author: Jim C Black
Vol: 6Year: 1994Month: February
Category: Windows   Topic: History

Subject: Will & Testament - John Caine

Author: T Caine
Vol: 1Year: 1989Month: August
Category: Caine   Topic: Will

Subject: Why was it so Solutions - Tuckpointing

Author: Nigel Lampert
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: August
Category: Bricklaying   Topic: Tuckpointing

Subject: Why does Molasses Work

Author: Julian Rose
Vol: 4Year: 1992Month: October
Category: Cleaning   Topic: Molasses

Subject: Who was Jas. McLaren?

Author: Laurie Lewis
Vol: 15Year: 2003Month: August
Category: Plane   Topic: Jas McLaren

Subject: Who is Larry?

Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: May
Category: Bricklaying   Topic: Hoe

Subject: Whittingslowe - Pressed Steel plane

Description: Australia
Author: Trevor Semmens
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: May
Category: Plane   Topic: Whittingslowe

Subject: Whitchers

Description: Shoemaking
Author: Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 29Year: 2017Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Whitchers

Subject: Which Pidgeon Holes?

Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 15Year: 2003Month: February
Category: Collecting   Topic:

Subject: Wheel Making -Part 2

Description: Wooden
Vol: 2Year: 1990Month: June
Category: Wheel   Topic: Wheelwright

Subject: Wheel Making

Vol: 2Year: 1990Month: April
Category: Wheel   Topic: Wheelwright

Subject: Whatsits research process

Description: Whatsits examples
Author: Richard Williams (m)
Vol: 35Year: 2023Month: February
Category: Collecting   Topic: Research techniques

Subject: Whatsits

Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: May
Category:    Topic:

Subject: Whatsit solved

Author: Mick Dowling
Vol: 21Year: 2009Month: August
Category: Whatsit   Topic: Ox Bow pin

Subject: Whatsit replies inc Jiggers & Crum Knives

Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: August
Category: Knife   Topic: Meat Cleaver

Subject: Whatsit 73-3 A March to scaffold

Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: February
Category: Clamp   Topic:

Subject: Whatsit

Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: May
Category: Axe   Topic: Hatchet

Subject: Whatsit

Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: November
Category: Clamp   Topic: Whatsit Identified

Subject: Whatsit

Author: Ken Turner (m)
Vol: 25Year: 2013Month: May
Category: Whatsit   Topic: Unknown

Subject: Whats an old saw worth?

Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 12Year: 2000Month: August
Category: Saws   Topic: Painted

Subject: What was it used for?

Description: Wooden
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: August
Category: Plane   Topic: Gleave

Subject: What Really is a Hand Tool

Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: June
Category: Communication   Topic: Hand Tools

Subject: What Makes a Bed Rock?

Description: Bedrock
Author: Reg Barrand (m)
Vol: 29Year: 2017Month: November
Category: Collecting   Topic: Planes

Subject: What is New Today in 1889

Vol: 10Year: 1998Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Advertisement

Subject: What is it or Why is it?

Description: Thos Ibbotson
Author: Laurie Lewis
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: February
Category: Knife   Topic: Draw

Subject: What is Antique

Description: Door
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic: Antique

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Next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market

The next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market is on Sunday 21st May 2023 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at St. Anthony's School Hall, 164 Neerim Rd, Corner Neerim & Grange Rds, Caulfield East, Melway Ref. 68 F4. For more information see the Tool Market page.