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Hidden Treasure

An event to celebration of HTPAA's 40th anniversary featuring an exhibition of the Caine Tool Collection as well as rare tools, live trade demonstrations and lectures, a tool market and coffee and food.
Entertainment and education for all ages.

Brighton Town Hall, Saturday 22nd October 2022, 9.30am to 5pm. More details here.

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Tool Chest Search

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:

           - Subject / Author / Description / Year / Category / Topic / All fields

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

 

Page 1 of 23 Results 1 - 50 of 1150

Tool Chest ContentsOrder by:  Article No  Subject Author Category Year

Subject: "and shall plaisterthem with plaister".

Description:
Author: Nigel Lampert
Vol: 5Year: 1993Month: April
Category: Plaster   Topic: History


Subject: "Select" Planer Razor Blade Tool

Description: Razor Blade
Author: Rod Thomas
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: November
Category: Plane   Topic: Select


Subject: "Sunshine" Australia

Description:
Author: Doug McIver
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: August
Category: Pliers   Topic: Sunshine


Subject: 'Y'Canna Hand a Man a Grander Spanner

Description: Spanners
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 23Year: 2011Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Sidchrome


Subject: 19th / 20th Century Mechanical Kitchenalia

Description: 19th / 20th Century
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: August
Category: Mechanical   Topic: Kitchenalia


Subject: 19th Century Invoices

Description:
Author:
Vol: 23Year: 2011Month: November
Category: Ephemera   Topic: Invoices


Subject: 25 Years of Rhykenology

Description:
Author: Trevor Semmens
Vol: 20Year: 2008Month: August
Category: Plane   Topic: Collecting


Subject: A "Late" Transitional Plane

Description: Late
Author: Klep/McIver
Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: May
Category: Transitional   Topic: Plane


Subject: A (very brief) History of the Tools and Instruments used in the Practice of Surgery

Description:
Author: Geoffrey Down
Vol: 26Year: 2014Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Surgery


Subject: A 1917 Trenching Tool

Description:
Author: Theo Lutgens
Vol: 23Year: 2011Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Trenching


Subject: A Barnes Scroll Saw Restored

Description: Scroll
Author: Rod Paterson (m) & Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 29Year: 2017Month: November
Category: Restoration   Topic: Saw


Subject: A Bit of a Mystery!

Description:
Author: Laurie Lewis
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: February
Category: Moulding   Topic:


Subject: A Brick Masons Rule

Description: Stanley Tools
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 22Year: 2010Month: February
Category: Rule   Topic: Brickmasons


Subject: A Chairmaking Course in the Woodlands of the English Midlands

Description: Woodland
Author: Ian Stagg (m)
Vol: 29Year: 2017Month: November
Category: Skills   Topic: Chairmaking


Subject: A Chinese Cabinet Maker in Melbourne

Description: Australia
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: February
Category: Cabinetmaking   Topic: Chinese


Subject: A collection explained

Description: Turner
Author: Steve Wareing
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: February
Category: Collecting   Topic: Aust Makers


Subject: A Collection Worth Visiting

Description: Cooper's tools at Audrey Wilkinson Winery
Author: John Deeble (TTTG)
Vol: 34Year: 2022Month: February
Category: Trades   Topic: Coopering


Subject: A Collector Reflects

Description:
Author: Chick Seivers
Vol: 20Year: 2008Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic: Collecting


Subject: A Collectors Fate

Description:
Author: Planum Trius
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: February
Category: General   Topic: Story


Subject: A Collectors Helper

Description:
Author: Janet Kidd
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: August
Category: Collecting   Topic: Helper


Subject: A Collectors Tale

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 16Year: 2004Month: February
Category: Collecting   Topic:


Subject: A Corrugated Icon

Description:
Author: Ken Turner
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Corrugated Icon


Subject: A Dictionary of Australian manufacturers - Part 2

Description: Dictionary
Author:
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: February
Category: Manufacturers   Topic: Australian


Subject: A Dictionery of Australian manufacturers

Description: Dictionary
Author:
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: November
Category: Manufacturers   Topic: Australian


Subject: A Dunlop Wad Punch

Description: Dunlop
Author: Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 31Year: 2019Month: February
Category: Tools   Topic: Wad Punch


Subject: A Face on the $50 Note

Description:
Author: Janet Kidd
Vol: 14Year: 2002Month: May
Category: History   Topic: David Unaipon


Subject: A Few interesting Saws

Description:
Author: Doug McIver
Vol: 21Year: 2009Month: February
Category: Saws   Topic: Hacksaws


Subject: A Fork on a Fork - Rodgers Patent Carver Fork Guard

Description: Patent Carver Fork Guard
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: August
Category: Guard   Topic: Fork


Subject: A Gregsteel Hammer

Description: Australia
Author: Bob Shoosmith
Vol: 13Year: 2001Month: May
Category: Hammer   Topic: Gregsteel


Subject: A Hand Sickle: From Stone Age Tool to Political Symbol

Description: Sickle
Author: James Donaldson (m)
Vol: 32Year: 2020Month: February
Category: History   Topic: Tools


Subject: A Hand Wrought Hammer

Description:
Author: Nigel Lampert
Vol: 4Year: 1992Month: February
Category: Hammer   Topic: Nail Holding


Subject: A Handsaw Story

Description: Stanley
Author: Graeme Plaw (m)
Vol: 31Year: 2019Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Makers


Subject: A Hare's Breath

Description:
Author: Keith Houston (m)
Vol: 27Year: 2015Month: February
Category: Fork   Topic: Kitchen


Subject: A History of Adjustable Wrenches - Spanners - Made in Australia

Description: Australian
Author: John Hawking
Vol: 19Year: 2007Month: February
Category: Shifters   Topic: Adjustable Wrenches


Subject: A History of Coah Building in Australia

Description: Australia
Author: Jim Badger
Vol: 11Year: 1999Month: November
Category: Coach   Topic: History


Subject: A History of Stanley Hand Drills

Description:
Author: Richard Williams (m)
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: August
Category: History   Topic: Hand Drills


Subject: A History of the Trewhella Jack

Description:
Author: Ben Trewhella
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Trewhella


Subject: A History of the Wheelbarrow

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 22Year: 2010Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Wheelbarrow


Subject: A History of the Wheelbarrow

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 23Year: 2011Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Wheelbarrow


Subject: A History of the Wheelbarrow Part 2B - Wheelbarrows of Medieval Origin. (B) To Modern Use

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 24Year: 2012Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Wheelbarrow


Subject: A History of the Wheelbarrow Part IV - A Liang Wheelbarrow in Australia

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson (m)
Vol: 28Year: 2016Month: November
Category: History   Topic: Wheelbarrow


Subject: A Household Fly Press: Extrusion and Drawing

Description:
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 21Year: 2009Month: May
Category: History   Topic: Fly Press


Subject: A Leonard Bailey Reflection

Description:
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: November
Category: Leonard Bailey   Topic: Planemaker


Subject: A Lucky Find

Description: T & M Wooley
Author: John Daniel
Vol: 9Year: 1997Month: November
Category: Plane   Topic: Side Rail


Subject: A Maker's Mark

Description:
Author: Laurie Lewis (m)
Vol: 24Year: 2012Month: August
Category: Maker   Topic: Howell


Subject: A Man of Many Talents

Description:
Author: Graeme Plaw
Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: February
Category: FrederickT Stanley   Topic: Bio


Subject: A Marking Gauge Design

Description:
Author: Watson Cutter
Vol: 8Year: 1996Month: February
Category: Gauges   Topic: Marking


Subject: A Matter of Principle

Description: Explained
Author: Warren Hewertson
Vol: 17Year: 2005Month: November
Category: Weights   Topic: Leverage


Subject: A Mule or Phillips Digger

Description: Phillips Digger
Author: Frank Ham
Vol: 18Year: 2006Month: February
Category: Mule   Topic: Spade


Subject: A Museum of Early Tools

Description:
Author: Eric Sloane
Vol: 7Year: 1995Month: November
Category: Book   Topic: Sloane


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Next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market

The next Antique & Collectable Hand Tool Market is on Sunday 6th November 2022 9.00 am to 12.30 pm at The National Steam Centre, 1200 Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby or see the map here. For more information see the Tool Market page.