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The Hand Tool Chronicles

The Hand Plane Collection Chronicles - First Edition - The Mark Nickel’s Collection

The Hand Plane Collection Chronicles - First Edition - The Mark Nickel’s Collection

Order on Amazon The Hand Plane Collection Chronicles - First Edition - The Mark Nickel’s Collection Hand Plane and tool enthusiast have been waiting for this. "The Hand Plane Collection Chronicles" is now available. "The Hand Plane Collection C...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Second Edition - A Jim Bode Selection

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Second Edition - A Jim Bode Selection

Purchase on Amazon This is the Second publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, informative articles and expert opinions. This edition is an a selection of vintage...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Third Edition - Vintage Boring & Drilling Tools With James E. Price

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Third Edition - Vintage Boring & Drilling Tools With James E. Price

Purchase ON AMAZON This is the Third publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, informative articles and expert opinions. This edition is an a selection of vintage...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Fourth Edition – Vintage Hand Saws With Mike Stemple

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Fourth Edition – Vintage Hand Saws With Mike Stemple

Purchase ON AMAZON  This is the Fourth publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, informative articles and expert opinions. This edition “The Hand Tool Chronicles -...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Fifth Edition – Spokeshaves with Jim McGie

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Fifth Edition – Spokeshaves with Jim McGie

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Fifth Edition – Spokeshaves with Jim McGie Available on Amazon.com This is the fifth publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, i...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Sixth Edition - Traditional Ozark Tools & Techniques With James E. Price Part 1

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Sixth Edition - Traditional Ozark Tools & Techniques With James E. Price Part 1

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Sixth Edition - Traditional Ozark Tools & Techniques With James E. Price Part 1 Purchase on Amazon This is the sixth publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking...
The Hand Tool Chronicles– Spokeshaves with Jim McGie Part 2  Edition No. 7

The Hand Tool Chronicles– Spokeshaves with Jim McGie Part 2 Edition No. 7

Purchase it on Amazon   The Hand Tool Chronicles– Spokeshaves with Jim McGie Part 2 Edition No. 7 This is Edition #7  of The Hand Tool Chronicles which is a series of publications which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking H...
The Hand Tool Chronicles -  Hazard Knowles, Birdsill Holly & Leonard Bailey - Edition No. 8        

The Hand Tool Chronicles -  Hazard Knowles, Birdsill Holly & Leonard Bailey - Edition No. 8        

Available on Amazon   A Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools This is the 8th publication of a series of chronicles which will be Photographic Presentations of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, informative articles...
The Hand Tool Chronicles - Traditional Ozark Tools & Techniques With James E. Price Part 2   Edition No. 9

The Hand Tool Chronicles - Traditional Ozark Tools & Techniques With James E. Price Part 2 Edition No. 9

Coming Soon This is the Ninth publication of a series of chronicles which will be a Photographic Presentation of Woodworking Hand Tools with descriptions, informative articles and expert opinions. This edition “The Hand Tool Chronicles - Sixth E...

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My Authored Books

A BEGINNERS GUIDE TO BENCH PLANES – THE POCKET GUIDE

A BEGINNERS GUIDE TO BENCH PLANES – THE POCKET GUIDE

Order On Amazon See all books by Don   Be sure to see the Expanded version as well You've Just Bought a Bench Plane. Congratulations. You have made an excellent investment in your woodworking future. If it's brand new, you will be the first to ...
D. R. Barton, A Glimpse of Early Edge Tools in Rochester NY

D. R. Barton, A Glimpse of Early Edge Tools in Rochester NY

Follow me on Amazon Buy on Amazon   In the mid to late 1800s, the D. R. Barton Company's names was familiar to almost every craftsman in the United States. It was established in 1832 and incorporated in 1875. It is still recognized as one of ...
SARGENT BENCH PLANE IDENTIFICATION GUIDE – THE #400/#5400/#1400 SERIES

SARGENT BENCH PLANE IDENTIFICATION GUIDE – THE #400/#5400/#1400 SERIES

Sargent Bench Plane Identification Guide - The #400/#5400/#1400 Series Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon You can also Order on Amazon Sargent Bench Plane Identification Guide -The #400/#5400/#1400 Series Here is a list of all books and catalogs...
The Sargent Hand Plane Reference Guide for Collectors & Woodworkers - Second Edition

The Sargent Hand Plane Reference Guide for Collectors & Woodworkers - Second Edition

Order on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon  The Sargent Hand Plane Reference Guide for Collectors & Woodworkers - Second Edition   is an in-depth study of Sargent hand planes from the earliest patented designs to the end of production, including br...
With My Own Hands - A Beginners Guide to Bench Plane (Expanded version)

With My Own Hands - A Beginners Guide to Bench Plane (Expanded version)

Order Yours on Amazon Congratulations. You've Just Bought a Bench Plane. You have made an excellent investment in your woodworking future. If it's brand new, you will be the first to build its history. If it's one from an earlier time, you have...
With My Own Hands - Building a Krenov Style Hand Plane

With My Own Hands - Building a Krenov Style Hand Plane

With My Own Hands - Building a Krenov Style Hand Plane Order yours on Amazon In a world of heavy and expensive hand planes, making your own wood bodied hand planes makes them affordable, light in weight, low in friction, comfortable to use,...
With My Own Hands - How To Restore a Vintage Hand Plane for Woodworking

With My Own Hands - How To Restore a Vintage Hand Plane for Woodworking

Purchase it on Amazon This book shows the authors years of experience restoring vintage hand planes. The processes shown are meant to be a way to get neglected and rusted vintage hand planes (and possibly other tools) back to to nice looking and...
With My Own Hands - My Knife Making Journey

With My Own Hands - My Knife Making Journey

Order on Amazon A guide for new knife makers who want to experience knife making but do not know where to start. This book is designed to be picked up by any person who wishes to make a knife. It does not matter if the intent is to make one or two,...
With My Own Hands - Stock Removal Knife Making

With My Own Hands - Stock Removal Knife Making

With My Own Hands - Stock Removal Knife Making Order on Amazon

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Vintage Tools Catalog Reprints

1911 Henry Disston & Sons

1911 Henry Disston & Sons

  Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     A reprint of the 241 page Henry Disston & Sons 1911 catalog showing the complete line of saws and other tools in the Disston line. . Tool collectors use original catalogs to identify...
1918 Henry Disston & Sons

1918 Henry Disston & Sons

Order on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon     A reprint of the 241 page Henry Disston & Sons 1918 catalog showing the complete line of saws and other tools in the Disston line. . Tool collectors use original catalogs to identify the vintage to...
Catalog Cuts of Early American Hand Saws

Catalog Cuts of Early American Hand Saws

Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     For those saw collector who have American saws, these catalog cuts are from the top four early manufacturers. Henry Disston & Sons (1918), E. C. Atkins & Company Catalog No. 19 (1923), Simonds S...
Catalog excerpts of Early American  Blacksmith Forges  & Tools

Catalog excerpts of Early American Blacksmith Forges & Tools

Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon A reprint of the publication Catalogs Excerpts of the General Catalog of Buffalo Forge 1892, Illustrated Catalog of the Keystone Portable Forges, Champion Blower & Forge Co. 1907, The Novelty Portable Forges...
Catalogue and Price list The L&I.J. White Company Edge Tools

Catalogue and Price list The L&I.J. White Company Edge Tools

Order directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     This publication is a reprint of the “Catalog and Price list The L&I.J. White Company Edge Tools, Buffalo, NY”. This 1905 Edition of 64 pages measures 8 inches in height by 5 inches in ...
Champion Blower & Forge Co. Lancaster PA. USA 1907 Catalog Reprint

Champion Blower & Forge Co. Lancaster PA. USA 1907 Catalog Reprint

  Order directly on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 232 page “Champion Blower & Forge Co. Lancaster PA. USA 1907” descriptive catalog showing the complete line of Champion Blowers, Forges, and other equipment fro...
Crescent  Wood-Working  Machinery  1909

Crescent Wood-Working Machinery 1909

Order on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 84 page “Crescent  Wood-Working  Machinery  1909”  catalog showing the complete line of powered woodworking machinery. Tool collectors use ori...
Disston - THE SAW IN HISTORY

Disston - THE SAW IN HISTORY

  If Timetestedtools is out of stock order directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon   This is a reprint of "THE SAW IN HISTORY" by Henry Disston $ Sons first published in 1915. A comprehensive description of the development of this most useful of...
Disston Handbook on Saws

Disston Handbook on Saws

Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     1919 Disston Handbook on Saws Reprint. A reprint of the publication HANDBOOK ON SAWS by Henry Disston & Sons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This is an April, 1919 Edition of 209 pages. The book is filled w...
E.C. Atkins & Company  Saws, Saw Tools and Machine Knives No 19 1923 catalog

E.C. Atkins & Company Saws, Saw Tools and Machine Knives No 19 1923 catalog

  Order on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 269 page E.C. Atkins & Company  Saws, Saw Tools and Machine Knives No 19 1923 catalog showing the complete line of saws and other tools in the E.C. Atkins line....
Edge Tools The L&I.J. White Company (1909)

Edge Tools The L&I.J. White Company (1909)

Order on Amazon This publication is a reprint of the “Catalog and Price list The L&I.J. White Company Edge Tools, Buffalo, NY”. This 1909 Edition of 174 pages measures 9 inches in height by 6 inches in width. The book is filled with tools and...
Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co. Catalog No. 60 Hand Tool Excerpt

Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co. Catalog No. 60 Hand Tool Excerpt

Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co. Catalog No. 60 Hand Tool Excerpt This book is printed in three versions: Order on Amazon - Hard cover-with seven full page color photos , Paper back-with seven full page color photos and Paper back-Black &...
Illustrated Catalogue and Price List of Carpenter Tools  J. B. Shannon Philadelphia

Illustrated Catalogue and Price List of Carpenter Tools J. B. Shannon Philadelphia

Order directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     This publication is a reprint of the “Illustrated Catalogue and Price List of Carpenter Tools  J. B. Shannon Philadelphia" ”. This August 1873 Edition of 108 pages measures 9 inches in height by 6 i...
Iron City Tool Works Catalog

Iron City Tool Works Catalog

  Order on Amazon     A reprint of the publication “Iron City Tool Works Pittsburgh, USA”. This Edition is dated January 1920.This catalog is a wealth of information about the tools, equipment and hardware of the time. The reprint is 96 pages ...
Lathes Manufactured By W. F. & John BARNES Co.

Lathes Manufactured By W. F. & John BARNES Co.

  Order directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 30 page “Lathes Manufactured By W. F. & John BARNES Co.” descriptive catalogue showing the complete line of hand and foot powered lathes. Tool collectors use ori...
Patented Foot and Hand Powered Wood Working Machinery

Patented Foot and Hand Powered Wood Working Machinery

  If Timetestedtools is out of stock order directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 43 page “Patented Foot and Hand Powered Wood Working Machinery Manufactured By W. F. & John BARNES Co.” descriptive catalogue and...
Reprint of the Simonds Mfg Co's Publications

Reprint of the Simonds Mfg Co's Publications

Order On Amazon Reprint of the Simonds Mfg Co’s How to File A Hand Saw (1916) & Simonds Guide For Carpenters (1914).. The first reprint, What Is a Hand Saw? This little book of five lessons is intended as a primer, setting forth briefly and clearly t...
Sargent & Co. 1869 Price Book

Sargent & Co. 1869 Price Book

Order on Amazon Printed in Hard cover or paper back A reprint of the publication Sargent & Co. 1869 Price Book (reprinted Catalog). This is an 1869 Edition of 446 pages. The book is filled Hardware, locks and other tools. This catalogue shows...
SARGENT 1913 HAND PLANE CATALOG REPRINT

SARGENT 1913 HAND PLANE CATALOG REPRINT

Order On Amazon   A reprint of the 1913 catalog, "Sargent VBM Wood Bottom And Iron Planes For First Class Mechanics".Tool collectors use original catalogs to identify the vintage tools they find. Since the original catalog are sometimes difficult ...
The Disston Saw, Tool and File Book

The Disston Saw, Tool and File Book

  Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon     A reprint of the publication The Disston Saw, Tool and File Book by Henry Disston & Sons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This is a 1922 Edition of 40 pages. The book is filled with tips...
The James Swan Company’s Premium Mechanics’ Tools

The James Swan Company’s Premium Mechanics’ Tools

Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon A reprint of the publication “The James Swan Company’s Premium Mechanics’ Tools”. This Edition is dated January 1904.This catalog is a wealth of information about James Swan’s tools, and equipment of the time....
The Red Book Manual Training ORR & LOCKETT CO. CHICAGO: Benches and Tools

The Red Book Manual Training ORR & LOCKETT CO. CHICAGO: Benches and Tools

Order directly on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the publication “The Red Book Manual Training ORR & LOCKETT CO. CHICAGO Benches and Tools by Orr & Lockett Hardware Co. 14-16 w. Randolph Street Chicago”. This Edi...
The Simonds Manufacturing Co.    Publications & Catalog Cuts of Hand Saw Sections 1904-1923

The Simonds Manufacturing Co.    Publications & Catalog Cuts of Hand Saw Sections 1904-1923

Order on Amazon For those saw collector who The Simonds Manufacturing Co. these publication reprints and catalog cuts are from the The Simonds Manufacturing Co. catalogs. The list includes, -- Simonds Saws and Knives 1904 Catalog Cut, -- Seventy-five...
Tools for Coopers and Gaugers Produce Triers A. F. Brombacher & Co. Catalogue No. 15 (1922)

Tools for Coopers and Gaugers Produce Triers A. F. Brombacher & Co. Catalogue No. 15 (1922)

  Order on Amazon   Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the 34 page “Tools for Coopers and Gaugers Produce Triers, A. F. Brombacher & Co.”  catalog showing the complete line of Coopers tools. Tool collectors use ori...
Tredway Hardware Co. Dubuque, Iowa

Tredway Hardware Co. Dubuque, Iowa

Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon A reprint of the publication Catalog Tredway Hardware Co. Dubuque, Iowa. This March 15, 1895 Edition of 224 pages is filled with tools and prices from the 1895-time frame. Tool collectors use original catalogs...
Winchester Pocket Catalog Of Tools 1923

Winchester Pocket Catalog Of Tools 1923

  Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon A reprint of the 32 page “Winchester Pocket Catalog Of Tools 1923” catalog. This catalog has their hammers, saws, axes, chisels, hand planes, files, pliers and more.Tool collectors use original catalogs to ...
Wm. P. Walter's Sons: Catalog of Wood Workers’ Tools 1888 reprint

Wm. P. Walter's Sons: Catalog of Wood Workers’ Tools 1888 reprint

  Order Directly on Amazon Follow me on Amazon   A reprint of the publication Catalog and Price list Wm. P. Walter's Sons, 1233 Market Street – Philadelphia, Catalog of Wood Workers’ Tools. This 1888 Edition of 200 pages is filled wit...

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Vintage Tools Inventory Workbooks

The Disston Hand Saw Pocket Inventory Workbook

The Disston Hand Saw Pocket Inventory Workbook

  Order on Amazon Follow me on Amazon   This book is sized to be carried in the field while at the flea markets, antique shops or auctions. Keeping track of your collection is an important task for your collection. As the collection...
THE HAND PLANE INVENTORY WORKBOOK

THE HAND PLANE INVENTORY WORKBOOK

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The Hand Saw Pocket Inventory Workbook

The Hand Saw Pocket Inventory Workbook

Ordered on AMAZON See All Books By Don The Hand Saw Pocket Inventory Workbook This book is sized to be carried in the field while at the flea markets, antique shops or auctions. Keeping track of your collection is an important task...
THE OHIO TOOLS HAND PLANE INVENTORY WORKBOOK (THE FULL SIZE BOOK)

THE OHIO TOOLS HAND PLANE INVENTORY WORKBOOK (THE FULL SIZE BOOK)

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THE OHIO TOOLS HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

THE OHIO TOOLS HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

To order see AMAZON See All Books By Don The Ohio Tools Hand Plane Pocket Inventory Workbook This book is sized to be carried in the field while at the flea markets, antique shops or auctions. Keeping track of your collection is an important task...
The Sargent Hand Plane Pocket Inventory Workbook

The Sargent Hand Plane Pocket Inventory Workbook

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The Stanley Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

The Stanley Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

Order on Amazon The Stanley Hand Plane Inventory Workbook Keeping track of your collection is an important task in your collection. As the collection grows, you should keep track of the pieces you purchase. The information recorded can be used for...
THE STANLEY HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

THE STANLEY HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

Order on Amazon See All Books By Don The Stanley Hand Plane Pocket Inventory Workbook This book is sized to be carried in the field while at the flea markets, antique shops or auctions. Keeping track of your collection is an important task for your...
The Union Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

The Union Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

Order on Amazon The Union Hand Plane Inventory Workbook See all books by Don      Follow me on Amazon Keeping track of your collection is an important task in your collection. This workbook is a collection and listing of all Union...
THE UNION HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

THE UNION HAND PLANE POCKET INVENTORY WORKBOOK

The Union Hand Plane Pocket Inventory Workbook Order on Amazon See all books by Don   This book is sized to be carried in the field while at the flea markets, antique shops or auctions. Keeping track of your collection is an important task...
Vintage Stanley-Sargent-Union-Ohio Tools Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

Vintage Stanley-Sargent-Union-Ohio Tools Hand Plane Inventory Workbook

Keeping track of your collection is an important task in your collection. As the collection grows, you should keep track of the pieces you purchase. The information recorded can be used for future references for many reasons. Sometimes it’s important i...

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