• Veritas low angle handplanes
    Veritas low angle handplanes
Veritas, Canada’s leading woodworking tool maker, is on its way downunder for a two week all-things Veritas demonstration tour from June 3–16. Vic Tesolin, Veritas expert and author of the ‘Minimalist Woodworker’ and Wally Wilson, Lee Valley senior manager will present and attend events that will take place all around Australia.

Vic Tesolin  Wally Wilson
Above: Vic Tesolin (left) and Wally Wilson

You are invited to take part to learn how Veritas design and manufacture the innovative range of hand tools that have made their brand a global phenomenon. Vic will conduct a comprehensive hand tool demonstrations of Veritas’s premium marking out tools, hand saws, bench planes, chisels, the MKII honing guide and the new, soon to be released in Australia range of Veritas custom hand planes. Attendees can take part in Q&A discussions and learn how to choose the best tool. These events are free events!

Presentations will cover:

  • How Veritas designs and manufactures is tools

  • The differences between different tools and their applications

  • How to choose the right tool for you and your project

  • How to use woodworking tools correctly

    Tour Sponsors - Veritas Tools and Maxis Distribution are providing an opportunity to purchase Veritas products and win Veritas prizes at each demonstration.

    The Schedule

    Friday 3rd June 5.00pm – Damion Fauser Workshop Brisbane
    Saturday 4th June 9.00am – Carbatec Brisbane
    Saturday 4th June 3.30pm – The Cooroora Institute – Cooroy, Qld
    Monday 6th June 5.30pm – ANU School of Art – Canberra
    Tuesday 7th June 2.30pm - Bungendore Woodworks Gallery – Bungendore
    Wednesday 8th June 1.00pm – Carbatec Sydney
    Thursday 9th June 2.00pm – Splinter Workshop and Willie the Boatman – St Peters
    Friday 10th June 5.00pm – Melbourne Guild of Fine Woodworking - Melbourne
    Saturday 11th June 9.00am – Handsome & Co – Melbourne
    Monday 13th June 6.30pm – Perth School of Wood
    Wednesday 15th June 6.00pm – Jam Factory – Adelaide
    Thursday 16th June 5.00pm – Carbatec Hobart

The Sponsors

Veritas Tools Incorporated - www.veritastools.com

Veritas Tools Inc, based in Ottawa Canada, is a world leader in woodworking tool design innovation and is the manufacturing arm of Lee Valley Tools Ltd. Manufacturing commenced in 1985 and now boasts 250 products and more than 100 patents in lines that include woodworking planes, sharpening equipment, marking and measuring tools, router tables, drilling accessories and more. Veritas have become the market leader in product development to meet the needs of discerning woodworkers.

Maxis Distribution Pty Ltd - www.maxis.com.au

Maxis Distribution is Australia and New Zealand’s leading distributor of specialist hardware, tools and machinery. They manage a portfolio of the world’s leading brands and provide localised inventory coverage to a network of over 200 dealers.

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