Perth Hand Tool & Techniques Event

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Perth Hand Tool Event

For what is now an annual fixture on the woodworking calendar, Perth Wood School's Tools, Timbers & Techniques is a  event that has grown year on year in both the number of exhibitors and attendees. This year's event takes place Saturday April 8.

A large range of the finest woodworking tools will be available for close inspection and purchase, along with a range of beautiful timbers. Add to this informative demonstrations by the team at Perth Wood School and this an event not to be missed.

2017 exhibitors include...
Boffins Books
Timbecon
HNT Gordon Planemakers
Carbatec
The Timber Bloke
Japanese Tools NSW
Henry Eckert Fine Tools
Fine Woodworking Assoc WA
Hand Tool Preservation Society WA

Workshops with Terry Gordon
The day after, on Sunday April 9, Terry Gordon, HNT Gordon will present two different hands-on workshops. In the first workshop Handplane Fundamentals Terry will cover the really important topics such as sharpening angles and technique, plane selection, setting and tuning planes, and of course techniques for using planes. Participants will carry out several planing operations. Cost: $170.

Joinery With Planes Terry will cover options for creating joints for furniture making and will guide participants through the process of producing perfect tapered sliding dovetail joints which can be used in so many different ways in fine furniture making. Cost: $220 Enquire and book for these workshops via the website shown below.

FAST FACTS:
Tools, Timbers & Techniques
Saturday 8th April 9am - 4pm
Perth Wood School
81 Abernethy Road, Belmont 6104
Phone: 08 9277 5558
Free entry

For more information see www.perthwoodschool.com.au

 

 

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