Page 1 of 12 12345611 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 30 of 347

Forum: JAPANESE HAND TOOLS

A forum for the discussion of Japanese hand Tools. What makes them good, how to tell the good tools from the bad, and how to use and look after them.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Japanese Blacksmiths

    Started by Groggy, 5th Mar 2007 08:10 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    blacksmith, blacksmiths, blade, blue, chisel, chiyozuru, chiyozurus, city, famous, hammers, ichihiro, ishidoh, japan, japanese, maker, master, niigata, plane, planes, prefecture, quality, renowned, revered, sadahide, sanjyo, son, steel, tokyo, tools, yamazaki
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 32,223
    23rd Aug 2020, 03:55 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 17,702
    16th May 2009, 08:46 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to set up a brand new chisel

    Started by soatoz, 11th Apr 2007 06:04 PM
    article, bevel, blade, body, brand, chisel, doesn’t, don’t, grind, ground, guide, handle, honing, hoop, lacquer, nail, neck, part2”, plane, polish, rounded, set, setter, sharpen, sharpening, stone, straight, tip, touching, “how
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 28,632
    12th Apr 2007, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to Sharpen a Plane Blade Part2: How to sharpen the front side.

    Started by soatoz, 23rd Mar 2007 06:18 PM
    angle, bevel, blade, blades, check, coarse, edge, feel, fix, flat, grinding, guide, honing, iron, med, part2, plane, rule, sharpen, sharpening, start, steel, stone, stones, straight, super, surface, synthetic, time, tip
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 14,829
    24th Mar 2007, 01:01 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to Sharpen a Plane Blade Part1: How to Make a Beautiful Ura (Uraoshi Technique)

    Started by soatoz, 11th Mar 2007 08:22 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    arrows, beautiful, bent, blade, check, diamond, don’t, flat, grit, image, kana-ban, kongou-sha, make, method, move, part1, plane, polish, red, rule, shape, sharpen, shown, steel, stone, surface, tape, technique, ura, uraoshi
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 33,651
    15th Mar 2007, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Japanese Tool Glossary A-M

    Started by Groggy, 5th Mar 2007 07:59 PM
    base, blade, block, blue, chisel, chisels, glossary, haisu, hammer, handle, hardening, head, iron, japanese, kamaji, materials, means, nail, oak, plane, popular, rentetsu, set, sharpen, sheath, soft, steel, stone, tool, type
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 16,858
    11th Mar 2007, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Japanese tool names and terms.

    Started by ozwinner, 3rd Mar 2007 05:32 PM
    chalk, frivolous, genno, hammer, ink, japanese, kanna-plane, line, names, nokogiri-handsaw, nomi-chisel, post, posts, sorted, sumitsubo, terms, thread, tool, tools
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 9,973
    3rd Mar 2007, 05:32 PM Go to last post
  1. The making of a Japanese Chisel

    Started by woodPixel, 17th Feb 2021 10:51 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 353
    18th Feb 2021, 08:18 PM Go to last post
  2. Chisel identification 秀夫 Hideo

    Started by mjcoope, 20th Dec 2020 10:39 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,479
    10th Jan 2021, 09:02 AM Go to last post
  3. Kanna

    Started by stevenjd, 9th Aug 2020 09:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,652
    24th Dec 2020, 01:48 PM Go to last post
  4. contemporary blacksmiths

    Started by Howard Pollack, 6th Dec 2020 02:05 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 543
    9th Dec 2020, 09:42 AM Go to last post
  5. Question King sharpening stones

    Started by Shedhand, 26th Sep 2020 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,435
    29th Nov 2020, 03:25 PM Go to last post
  6. Kumiko Jig - Made in Australia - WIGWOOD

    Started by Wigwood, 9th Aug 2020 11:20 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 350
    9th Aug 2020, 11:20 AM Go to last post
  7. Has something happened to Japan-Tool?

    Started by dmikulec, 12th Jan 2020 05:00 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 4,711
    20th Jul 2020, 02:47 AM Go to last post
  8. Japanese chisel makers marks

    Started by RustyKnives, 8th May 2020 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,287
    12th May 2020, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  9. Chris Hall

    Started by stevenjd, 22nd Jul 2019 09:51 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,674
    23rd Apr 2020, 03:10 AM Go to last post
  10. Recommendations for a high quality chisel.

    Started by Storm2point0, 2nd Apr 2020 09:40 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 891
    3rd Apr 2020, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  11. Question about Fujihiro chisel shape

    Started by furnmkr, 5th Mar 2020 01:37 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 638
    7th Mar 2020, 03:58 PM Go to last post
  12. Guidance and advice sort

    Started by ninpoman, 23rd May 2018 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 4,977
    30th Nov 2019, 11:43 AM Go to last post
  13. Japanese irons for Western planes?

    Started by fudo133, 11th Oct 2019 11:29 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,995
    23rd Oct 2019, 04:10 PM Go to last post
  14. Japanese chisel ferrules/hoops

    Started by Oystercovecraft, 5th Oct 2019 07:20 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,208
    7th Oct 2019, 12:59 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,058
    9th Sep 2019, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  15. FREE sharpening seminars

    Started by Chris Parks, 28th Jun 2019 08:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,430
    30th Jul 2019, 01:23 PM Go to last post
  16. Japanese chisel identification

    Started by Don Kondra, 7th Jul 2019 07:40 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,667
    7th Jul 2019, 11:10 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 5,608
    12th Jun 2019, 07:47 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,230
    7th Jun 2019, 11:41 PM Go to last post
  17. Value of Double Bevel Straight Edge With Notch

    Started by thumbsucker, 14th May 2019 11:20 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,334
    4th Jun 2019, 08:22 PM Go to last post
  18. DIY Japanese Joinery Website by Hisao Zen

    Started by thumbsucker, 9th Apr 2019 06:35 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,025
    11th May 2019, 12:15 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,206
    15th Apr 2019, 03:35 PM Go to last post
  19. Can anyone ID anymakers names

    Started by WA ANDY, 15th Feb 2019 04:40 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,292
    25th Feb 2019, 02:28 AM Go to last post
  20. Can you help ID these chisels?

    Started by Njphillips01, 13th Feb 2019 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,177
    14th Feb 2019, 01:56 PM Go to last post
  21. Japan! The Three Week Craft Adventure

    Started by thumbsucker, 14th Oct 2018 05:59 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 5,091
    14th Oct 2018, 05:59 PM Go to last post
  22. Ura-oshi method. Have a screwed up my new chisel

    Started by yellowtimber, 12th Sep 2018 03:00 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 4,922
    22nd Sep 2018, 01:29 AM Go to last post
  23. Saber Tooth Tenon

    Started by thumbsucker, 4th Aug 2018 08:40 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,795
    5th Aug 2018, 01:48 PM Go to last post
  24. KOITOYA Japanese plane and chisel course

    Started by fletty, 2nd Jun 2018 01:29 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 5,006
    16th Jul 2018, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  25. Oire-nomi or umeki-nomi for small sizes

    Started by cpolubin, 19th Jun 2018 07:24 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,908
    27th Jun 2018, 09:16 PM Go to last post
  26. Kanna Practice

    Started by thumbsucker, 13th May 2018 05:18 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,522
    13th May 2018, 05:18 PM Go to last post

Page 1 of 12 12345611 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 10 replies or 30 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 10 replies or 30 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •