Hand Tool Starter Kit
Popular Woodworking|December 2020
For a long time, there were really only a couple options to get started using planes and other hand tools: shell out big bucks for new, premium-quality tools that are ready to cut out of the box or learn how to restore old tools before you ever take blade to wood.

45th Anniversary

Set of Three Woodworking Tools

Garrett Wade garrettwade.com

Price: $253

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