Established in 1987

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The Hawley Collection is an internationally important collection of edge-tools, cutlery and measuring tools, mainly from Sheffield, but with complementary material from Britain and the rest of the world. The Collection is owned by a charitable Trust.

Website link: www.shef.ac.uk


Calibration Weight Sets. INSCO is the calibration laboratory for all types of measurement devices provides ISO accredited calibration services for research equipment, laboratory equipment and measurement weights.

Website link: www.insco.us


Specialist suppliers of precision cutting, lapping and polishing machines for use in semiconductor, photonics, optics and earth science industries.

Website link: www.logitech.uk.com


A guide to the entire heritage railway scene in the UK and Ireland, including details of special events, trains and operating days for all steam railways. However, you are advised to contact the railway directly at the given address for confirmation of, a

Website link: ukhrail.uel.ac.uk


After several years of development H.N.T. Gordon and Co Classic Plane Makers of Australia sold their first woodworking hand planes in 1995. They are a family business that produces a range of hand crafted woodworking planes for the person with craftsma

Website link: www.hntgordon.com.au


Alan Stepneys Model Engineering, steam and workshop pages. Excellent reference for those interested in model engineering and their workshops.

Website link: www.alanstepney.info


All you ever wanted to know about segmented woodturning, icludes books and lots of information.

Website link: www.segmentedturning.com


Amberley Working Museum is a 36 acre open-air museum dedicated to the industrial heritage of the south-east. Staffed largely by volunteers, the Museum contains a wide range of exhibits, ranging from transport-based collections, such as the Southdown bus c

Website link: www.amberleymuseum.co.uk


BABA is a friendly and active organisation, we run “Forge-ins” and “Master Classes” to give real hands-on experience for smiths, old and new alike. If you’re not a Blacksmith, there is still plenty BABA can offer, we can give you a view of the current Bl

Website link: www.baba.org.uk


CALCULATORS ON-LINE * Martindale’s * The Reference Desk * The most complete listing of on-line calculators and conversion sites on the Internet. Currently lists over 18,565 Calculators

Website link: www.martindalecenter.com/Calculators.html


Castings for model engines and workshop equipment,as well as materials spark plugs,etc.

Website link: www.wokingprecisionmodels.co.uk


Certainly the most comprehensive collection of French tools in France. The museum is sited in the centre of Troyes in an amazing timber framed building. Leave plenty of time to look round as its on several floors. Unusual and spectacular.

Website link: www.maison-de-l-outil.com


Chemical Mechanical Polishing Solutions and systems from Logitech Description = Logitech’s chemical mechanical polishing systems are highly versatile and are designed for use in polishing applications where geometric precision and surface quality are of

Website link: www.logitech.uk.com


Chris Heapy’s model engineering website

Website link: http://easyweb.easynet.co.uk/~chrish/homepage.htm


Courses in cabinet making, furniture restoration etc

Website link: www.bruceluckhurst.co.uk


Directory of UK websites. Usefull tool!

Website link: www.splut.com


Established in 1921, Percy Martin Ltd have been supplying industrial machine tools and production machinery for nearly a century.Also supply cnc mills, lathes etc.

Website link: www.percymartin.co.uk


Find Makita Power Tools at Amazing Discounted Prices.

Website link: www.tool-net.co.uk


For stationary engines, materials,boilers, marine engines, fitting and fixings, sold in kits or ready to run models.

Website link: www.stuartmodels.com


Founded in 1933 to encourage the study and better understanding of early American industry, in the home, in the shop, on the farm, and on the sea. Whether you are a tool collector, a tool dealer, a scholar, a user of tools or just like finding out about

Website link: www.eaiainfo.org


General Steel Metal Buildings provides the best quality steel and metal buildings in the industry.

Website link: www.generalsteel.com


Hand crafted windsor chairs and chair making courses.

Website link: www.the-windsor-workshop.co.uk


Hatfield & Districty Society Of Model Engineers

Website link: https://sites.google.com/site/hatfielddsme/links


Hobbyists Bookland for rare and out of print technical books

Website link: www.teepublishing.com


HTPAA Home Are you interested in: – History & Heritage – Tools & Trades – Preservation of the Past – Antiques & Artefacts – Ancient Manual Arts The Hand Tool Preservation Association of Australia, an incorporated not-for-profit organ

Website link: www.htpaa.org.au


International List of Scale Model Related Websites

Website link: www.ScaleModel.NET


Jones & Shipman, Holroyd and Edgetek are world leaders in the supply of high quality, precision grinding, milling and superabrasive machining systems

Website link: www.jonesshipman.com


Links to the Goldsmiths Company (one of our oldest city guilds companies) search directory of suppliers of equipment etc for gold and sliversmiths

Website link: www.thegoldsmiths.co.uk


Malden & District Society of Model Engineers. Founded in New Malden, Surrey in 1936

Website link: www.malden-dsme.co.uk


Model engineering clearing house support site

Website link: http://195.184.239.109/


Orgainisers of the Midlands and London Model Engineering Exibition. All the details of the the next show etc are here

Website link: www.meridienneexibitions.co.uk


Practical CNC Videos for the efficient use of CNC Machinetools

Website link: home.columbus.rr.com


Publishers of books on antique tools, early trades and early technology.

Website link: www.astragalpress.com


Serving the garden railway community since 1895. All you need to know about setting up and running a garden railway.

Website link: www.largescale.com


Vinatge Saws, Specializing in the sale of vintage, Disston hand saws of all ages and styles.

Website link: www.vintagesaws.com


Steam & Electric Models, Track Accesories, Rolling Stock, Machined and Kit Form Available

Website link: www.maxitrak.co.uk


Steam models, restoration and sales, the complete service.

Website link: www.staionroadsteam.com


Suppliers of Nickel Plating Kits, Koolblack blacking for iron and steel etc, case hardening powder and other metal finishing products for the model engineer.

Website link: www.modelmakingsupplies.co.uk


TEE Publishing for Engineering in Miniature, new books and Meridienne Exhibitions

Website link: www.fotec.co.uk


The Fine Tool Journal is the single most comprehensive resource on hand tools available in the world!

Website link: www.finetoolj.com


The Mid-West Tool Collectors Association is a non-profit international organization whose purpose is the study, preservation and understanding of the early tools, implements and devices used by our ancestors in their homes, shops, on the farms and on the

Website link: www.mwtca.org


The New Zealand Vintage Tool Collectors Club is a non-profit organisation whose purpose is promoting the collection and presentation of vintage and antique tools in New Zealand.

Website link: www.nzvtcc.org.nz


The Old Woodworking Machines web site is devoted to information on the history, restoration and use of vintage woodworking machinery. This site has been developed through contributions by many enthusiasts of antique iron

Website link: www.owwm.com


The purpose of PAST is to encourage the study and better understanding of the early American industries (at home, shop, farm, and sea); also to discover, identify, classify, preserve, and exhibit obsolete tools, implements, and mechanical devices for education

Website link: www.pasttools.org


The Tools and Trades History Society (TATHS) was founded in 1983 to further the knowledge and understanding of hand tools and the trades and people that used them. The tools and equipment of historic trades are now often the only surviving evidence of

Website link: www.taths.org.uk


The Vintage Sports-Car Club was established in 1934 to promote the sport and pastime of motoring, principally for cars built before 1931. That still holds true today for the current membership of 7,500 who either compete, marshal or simply enjoy watching

Website link: www.vscc.co.uk


The Roy Arnold’s Online Shop – the first place to look for old and new books on tools, trades, scientific instruments, the history and practice of trades

Website link: www.royarnold.com


Old Garden Tools shows a large and extensive collection of vintage and antique garden tools and gardening ephemera. Hundreds of Museum items are pictured here. The garden tools collection is housed in West London.

Website link: www.oldgardentools.co.uk


Wimborne & District Society of Model Engineers website.

Website link: www.wdsme.co.uk


In 1977, a small group of tool collectors formed CRAFTS, meeting informally to talk about tools. In 1980, the Club was incorporated as a non-profit organization with the purpose of encouraging interest in early trades and industries and fostering the id

Website link: www.craftsofnj.org