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Forum topic by flyingoak posted 01-17-2010 11:16 PM 1079 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-17-2010 11:16 PM

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Can anyone suggest a couple of good books on antique/old tools?

THanks,
Harold

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#1 posted 01-17-2010 11:18 PM

What are you trying to figure out?

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#2 posted 01-18-2010 12:11 AM

Here’s a good webpage. Lots of info and links.

http://www.roseantiquetools.com/index.html

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#3 posted 01-18-2010 12:33 AM

couple of reviews you might be interested in

http://lumberjocks.com/reviews/1072

http://lumberjocks.com/reviews/1065

Classic Hand Tools by Garrett Hack

Art of Fine Tools 2/E (Paperback) by Sandor Nagyszalanczy

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#4 posted 01-19-2010 05:23 PM

“Antique Tools Our American Heritage” by Kathryn McNerney, is pretty informative.

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#5 posted 01-19-2010 05:55 PM

The Handplane Book by Garrett Hack has some good info on old planes.

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