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Splitting wood -Froe & mallet

The Wooden Mallet

  by Peter Bollington The term mallet originates from France in the late 14th, early 15th century however the basics of this as a tool date back well before this. Rudimentary versions of what we now associate with a Mallet have been around since the Roman and...

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FRINGE FURNITURE 2014

See below some of the really clever and beautiful work on display at this years (2014) Fringe Furniture Exhibition. My apologies to the individuals who designed and or created these great products, in my haste I did not collect your details and am neglecting to...

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Christopher Duncombe

Christopher has a clear passion for woodworking and design, which is a result of his many years of experience in a variety of woodwork related industries and channeled by a specific affinity for traditional timber furniture making. Christopher is practicing his craft under the name...

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Winter Design Inspiration

By Ella Bourke Has anyone noticed that the temperature is a little fresh in Melbourne at the moment? It’s hot-chocolate, open-fire, staying-in kind of weather and you may be feeling a little reluctant to the hit the workshop or shed. But in between pulling on an...

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Woodworking Tools – A Beginners Guide

  The following tools are a minimum required to be a basis for a good tool kit for a student or beginner attending our ‘Structured Woodworking’ course. The acquisition of a full, individual tool kit may require many years to accomplish. However, there is basic core...

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