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Adze, Drawknives, Froes

A fine selection of traditional woodworking tools based upon century old designs including adze, drawknives and froes.

What is an Adze? - An adze is used for removing lots of wood stock very quickly and fairly accurately, it is used for carving, shaping and hollowing work, it can also be used for smoothing work.

What is a Draw-knife? - A draw-knife is a traditional tool used for quickly and easily shaving strips of wood from pieces of timber. A draw-knife is sometimes known as a ‘drawshave’, ‘draw shave’ or 'pull shave'.

What is a Froe? - A froe is a traditional hand tool used for splitting wood in a controlled way along the length of the log/beam.

A froe is a traditional hand tool used for splitting wood in a controlled way along the length of the log/beam - See more at: http://www.findmytool.co.uk/encyclopedia/what-is-a-froe.php#sthash.fyratVCv.dpuf
A froe is a traditional hand tool used for splitting wood in a controlled way along the length of the log/beam - See more at: http://www.findmytool.co.uk/encyclopedia/what-is-a-froe.php#sthash.fyratVCv.dpuf
A froe is a traditional hand tool used for splitting wood in a controlled way along the length of the log/beam - See more at: http://www.findmytool.co.uk/encyclopedia/what-is-a-froe.php#sthash.fyratVCv.dpuf

Adze - Gouge Adze by Henry Taylor
A Henry Taylor gouge adze with a curved blade. Henry Taylor have developed this adze from researching many traditional... [More]
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£65.00

Adze - Straight Adze by Henry Taylor
A straight cutting adze designed for rapidly removing wood with single handed use. This adze has been developed after... [More]
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£50.00


Adze Leather Guard For Henry Taylor Adze
A stitched leather guard for either the Henry Taylor straight adze or gouge adze. The guard has a popper to secure... [More]
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£12.00

Curved Drawknife and Leather Case
A specially made curved drawknife with the lovely artistic feature of twisted arms. The drawknife is made with hardwood... [More]
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£125.00 £89.00


Drawknife
This British made drawknife is made from 01 high carbon tool steel, fitted with beech handles, and finished with brass... [More]
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£45.95

Flexcut Drawknife With Leather Sheaf
A Flexcut carvers drawknife and leather sheaf. This handy little drawknife is designed for carving but also works extremely... [More]
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£41.00


Flexcut Drawknife with Leather Sheaf - 5 inch
A Flexcut carvers drawknife and leather sheaf. This handy little drawknife is designed to flex around contours. An... [More]
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£42.50

Flexcut Mini Drawknife
A Flexcut mini drawknife. This drawknife is very useful for those hard to reach areas where a pulling action is more... [More]
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£21.95


Froe - 10 Inch
This old style, British made Froe has a 10" blade constructed from 01 high carbon tool steel with a 14" beech handle. A... [More]
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£45.99

Froe - 6 Inch
Sold out of Froe - 6 Inch: More Coming Soon
This old style British made Froe has a 6" blade constructed from 01 high carbon tool steel with a 8" hardwood handle.   Blade... [More]

Mike Abbott Design 8 Inch Drawknife
This British, Mike Abbott designed drawknife is made from 01 high carbon tool steel, fitted with beech, slightly flared... [More]
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£49.95

Mora Drawknife
The Mora drawknife is a small drawknife also named as a small wood splitter. The drawknife has a 4 1/2" (114mm) Triflex... [More]
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£29.50


Robert Sorby Drawknife
Robert Sorby drawknife, fitted with ash handles and brass ferules. Blade Width: 255mm approx. (10")Tool Manufacturer:... [More]
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£62.50

Rustic Hand Forged Froe
A lovely rustic 10 inch hand forged froe with Ash handles made using a pole lathe / shave horse. These froes are rustically... [More]
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£49.50


Rustic Hand Forged Froe and Leather Case
A lovely rustic 10 inch hand forged froe with its own leather case. As can be seen from the photographs, the froe compactly... [More]
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£89.99

Scorp
A fine British made scorp constructed with beech handles, fitted with a 01 high carbon tool steel blade and finished... [More]
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£59.95


Small Drawknife
A fine, British made small drawknife with beech handles ideal for more delicate and intricate work. Cutting Edge Width:... [More]
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£41.95


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