King Japanese Sharpening Waterstone - Medium 1000 Grit - Extra Large
Used in the intermediate stages of restoring an edge or in the primary stage of sharpening a dulled edge, these man made Japanese waterstones will turn a dull edge into a sharp one very quickly. This extra large stone is excellent value for money for anyone who needs to do a lot of sharpening or who sharpens larger blades such as planer blades. Dimensions: 230 x 100 x 80mm.
Wood Carving Tools with Ash Handles - Set of 12
Offering a wide selection of profiles, this 12 piece carvers set is ideal for both the beginner and established carver alike. With a blade length of 100mm and an overall length of 210mm these chisels are ideal for both small and large carvings. This set comprises 8mm straight spoon bit, 7mm concave gouge, 8mm round nosed chisel, 8mm straight chisel, 8mm V nosed chisel, 8mm left hand skew, 8mm right hand skew, 14mm straight chisel, 11mm 90 degree V-tool, 11mm gouge, 12mm gouge and a 15mm gouge presented in a solid wooden box.
Montana Magnetic Nut
Driver Set - 4 Piece
This 4 piece nut driver set is manufactured utilizing premium shock resistant S2 steel to reduce stress fractures and accessory failure. The drivers are heat treated to control hardness for superior strength and engineered and machined to prevent slipping and stripping. Each driver is fitted with an extra-strong neodymium magnet for fastener and nut retention and the drivers have a high resistance to abrasion for extended life and performance. The set comprises of 1/4", 5/16", 3/8" and 7/16" socket heads all mounted on a 1/4" hex drive system.
Machinery & Tooling
This is the best selling maintenance kit for woodworking machinery and tooling in North America. Includes router bit lubricant, saw blade and router bit resin and pitch remover, table top lubricant, bandsaw blade cutting lubricant. Proven formula's that improve the performance of woodworking tooling and machinery and improve the finish to woodworking projects. Used by over 1/2 million woodworkers worldwide.
Digital Read Out Kit - 600mm
This digital readout is designed so that you can adapt it to a number of woodworking machines, including router lifts, router tables, spindle moulders, table saws and planers. It features a remote display which is connected by a 1 metre cord which is easily disconnected for initial set-up and access. A large easy to view LCD display reads in millimetres and inches.
HSS Woodturning 3/4"
Round Side Cutting Scraper
The round side cutting scraper is used to finish the insides of curved objects such as goblets, vases, boxes and egg cups. Capable of producing a fine finish, this tool can cut where conventional tools cannot reach as it cuts from the side rather than the end of the tool. The notch before the cutting edge allows for undercutting. This tool has a high speed steel blade and an American walnut handle.
HSS Woodturning Skew Chisel
The skew chisel has to be the hardest turning tool to learn but once mastered, has to be the most versatile. Used correctly, a skew chisel will produce a fine finish to the surface of the wood that requires little sanding. The best indication is in the resultant waste as correct use will produce long curly shavings similar to those made with a plane. A skew chisel will produce grooves, coves, beads and V-cuts. Available in two sizes, these skew chisels have rectangular section HSS blades and American walnut handles.
HSS Woodturning Spindle Gouge
As the name suggests, spindle gouges are used for creating detail, such as coves and beads, on spindles. With a rounder tip and shallower flute than a bowl gouge, the spindle gouge is used to produce small radius concave and convex curves but can be used for creating larger radius curves and contours also. The smaller the gouge, the smaller the radii and details are that can be achieved. Available in two sizes, these skew chisels have rectangular section HSS blades and American walnut handles.
HSS Woodturning 3/4"
Diamond Section Parting Tool
This diamond parting tool is specifically used for cutting 1/8" wide deep grooves or releasing finished work from a waste wood base. Its tapered sides allow it to cut deeply with the minimum amount of tool being in contact with the wood to reduce friction and prevent burning. This parting tool is made from high speed steel and features a solid American walnut handle.
Montana Diamond Tile
Drill Set - 3 Piece
This diamond tile drill bit set contains 3/16", 1/4" and 1/2" bits that have exceptional cutting performance for drilling tile, glass and granite. They feature a core ejection slot for easy material plug removal and are 10x faster than standard glass and tile drill bits, with a 15x longer life than standard carbide tip spade drill bits. The patented sintered diamond edge combined with the tri-flat shank offer fast clean cutting performance whilst preventing bit spin out. On average you can drill 40 plus holes per drill bit.
Chrome Vanadium Combination Spanner Set - 25 Piece
This excellent set of metric combination spanners are drop forged and hardened and heat treated in chrome vanadium steel. They then have a high chrome polished mirror finish which is easy to grip and easy to handle. A twelve point profile on the inner of the ring spanner ensures optimum surface contact with the nut. This minimises wear and slippage on the nut. Each spanner is individually inspected and complies to DIN/OSI requirements for dimensional accuracy.
Famag SDS Carbide Tipped Masonry Drill Bits
Mounted on SDS shanks for use with SDS drills, these carbide tipped masonry bits will drill brick, stone and concrete. Made in Germany to strict tolerances, these bits produce true diameter holes for exceptionally accurate drilling unlike cheaper bits which often produce holes larger than stated. These drills cut very quickly and feature wide flutes to ensure good waste clearance which is especially important when drilling concrete.
Famag Bormax Forstner Drill Bits
These are the professionals choice in forstner bits. Perhaps looking more like a saw tooth bit than a convensional forstner bit, the Bormax bits are specially designed to give a perfect, clean cut quickly and accurately. The special waveform design gives the side of the bit a lower surface area reducing friction considerably which, in turn, reduces the amount of power used to drive the bit.
Shinwa Japanese Micrometer
- 0 to 25mm
An extremely useful workshop tool, the micrometer is often the measuring tool of choice for obtaining very fine, precise measurements. Offering a measuring range from 0 - 25mm in 0.01mm increments, this micrometer features highly durable etched scales that will not fade with use. The measuring heads have cabide inserts at the tips making them highly wear resistant. A locking lever holds the micrometer in position to make it easier to record measurements. With a measurement error of only +/- 0.01mm, this is a true precision measuring instrument.
Shinwa Japanese Precision
Protractor - 385mm
Offering exceptional precision in laying out, this stainless steel protractor features etched scales from 0-180 degrees reading both left and right. Set out in 0.5 degree graduations, the markings are laser etched for extra accuracy and durability. The pointer arm moves freely around the protractor and can be locked off at any angle using the large knurled nut. The other side of the arm has a handy 300mm scale etched along it to make measuring whilst marking out far easier. Made in Japan.
Shinwa Japanese Square
- 45 Degree
These three-dimensional layout squares allow you to transfer markings accurately from one face of the wood to its neighbouring face. By only having to reposition the square once in order to mark all the way round, the risk of error is dramatically reduced. These squares are made from 3mm thick aluminium and feature millimeter scales along three of the straight edges. Accuracy is +/- 0.2mm per 1m. Made in Japan.
Shinwa Japanese Mitre Square
- 45 Degree
Made from stainless steel, this mitre square is precision ground for exceptional accuracy. The 45 degree square has a cut out window allowing for the marking of parallel lines as well as 45 degree angles. Mounted on a thick stainless steel base for added stability. Extremely accurate, the angles offer deviations of less than +/- 0.2mm per 100mm. Made in Japan.
Ratchet Strap Clamps - 8 Metres
x 8000kg - Pack of 4
These 2000kg breaking strength ratchet straps are designed for tying down and securing heavy loads to trailers, lorries and vans for transportation or storage. Measuring 8 metres the heavy duty webbing is made from an extremely strong, tear resistant 50mm wide polyester that is flexible at any angle.
Face Plate for 4" Woodturning Chucks - Xact, Record SC4, Supa Nova, Viper 3
This face plate ring measures 75mm in diameter and features 8 screw holes. It is designed for securely attaching bowl blanks and due to the number of screw fittings, bowl blanks will remain rock solid even when initially roughing out. The rear of the face plate has a machine dovetail groove which matches the dovetail jaws supplied with the XT8000 Xact chuck or the XT9009 bowl jaws for the XT9000 chuck. We recommend bowl blanks up to 350mm diameter by 150mm width can be turned with this face plate.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Micarta Hocho - Gyuto Fish & Meat - 235mm
Translating as "cow blade", the gyuto knife is used for preparing raw meat and fish. This long bladed version will handle all sizes of task effortlessly and the straight edge makes the knife perfect for filleting, slicing and dicing. Balance, performance and durability make these knives a favourite among professional chefs around the world. When you hold and use these knives, there attraction becomes apparent. The ultra sharp blades glide effortlessly through anything you are cutting from the toughest swede to the ripest tomato and produces smooth, cleanly cut slices and dices without tearing or squashing. Made in Japan.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Professional Hocho - Gyuto Fish & Meat - 240mm
The literal translation of gyuto is "cow blade", a name it has earned from its primary use in the preparation of raw meats and fish. Straight bladed and similar in form to a chef's knife, this gyuto will slice, chop and dice. Developed for the Japanese professional chef, this range of kitchen knives combine premium quality materials, traditional design and the very best in craftsmanship. These knives are quite beautiful in both their form and function and are a joy to use. The hand forged blades have a stunning Damascus steel patterning to them. Unlike other blades, this effect is achieved by building up alternate layers of nickel and stainless steel. This gives the striking mixture of matt and polished areas on the blade. Made in Japan.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Urushi Hocho - Deba Cutting & Chopping - Blue Paper Steel - 165mm
Translating as pointed knife, the deba can be used in the cleaning and preparing of raw fish as well as for chopping and mincing raw meat and fish. The blade is thicker than on the other types of knife and this allows the back of the knife to be used for chopping and breaking thin bones. Ideal for heavier cutting tasks, this is a single bevelled blade and is bevelled on the right hand side for right handed use. These stunning traditional style Japanese kitchen knives are the product of true master craftsmen. The blades are hand forged by a master blacksmith who has spent years learning his trade. Made in Japan.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Sushi - Stainless Steel - 400mm
In the culture of Japanese cuisine and its related kitchenware, every knife has a specific purpose and this knife is no exception. The fact that such a large bladed knife is used for such a delicate task will prove to be more of a talking point than the knife itself. This knife is designed to cut and portion sushi rolls without squashing or causing deformation to the roll. Looking at the blade it is easy to see why it works so effectively. The blade tapers gradually from the ultra fine, sharp cutting edge all the way up to the top of the blade. Its curved blade allows it to cut in a long, smooth rocking motion moving from tip to heel and back again giving clean, precise cuts. Made in Japan.
Japanese Hunting Knife
- Veneered Handle - 120mm
Designed and made for use in the field, whether it be camping, hunting or even trekking and hiking, this knife will prove its worth very quickly. With its 120mm blade, this is a well sized knife not too small to be impractical but not too large to be cumbersome. It has a reassuringly solid feel in use and exudes a sense of reliability and purpose. This is a knife you can depend on when you need it the most. The first thing you notice is the stunning Damascus pattern blade, hand forged by Saji, the traditional Japanese master craftsman whose signature the blade bears. This 11 layer blade consists of a single central layer of fine, white paper steel. Made in Japan.
Sandalwood Hocho Usuba Vegetable Japanese Knife - 165mm
With its straight stainless steel blade, this knife will cut and chop all fruit and vegetables even ripe tomatoes. With red sandalwood handle. Western in their overall styling, this selection of three kitchen knives offer the very best blend of Japanese technology with straightforward practicality. The blades are hand forged by a fourth generation master blacksmith who learnt his trade whilst apprenticed to a master knifemaker in Takefu. Made in Japan.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Sushi - Blue Paper Steel - 390mm
This is a very impressive looking knife and when you realise what it is designed for, it becomes even more so. This very large, curved blade is ultra sharp and its main purpose is for the cutting of sushi rolls in to portions without squashing or deforming the roll in any way. The combination of blade weight and the sharp cutting edge allows the blade to cut under its own weight with no force required. The pronounced curve lets the knife cut in a long smooth rocking motion from heel to tip and from tip to heel making it extremely efficient at repetitive cutting tasks. Hand forged by a master black smith. Made in Japan.
Japanese Kitchen Knife - Sandalwood Hocho - Santoku All Purpose - 165mm
This general purpose knife will cut meat, fish and vegetables. The stainless steel blade is rust proof and has a red sandalwood handle. Western in their overall styling, this selection of three kitchen knives offer the very best blend of Japanese technology with straightforward practicality. The blades are hand forged by a fourth generation master blacksmith who learnt his trade whilst apprenticed to a master knifemaker in Takefu. Made in Japan.
Famag Extra Long Brad Point Drill Bits
With an impressive overall length of 250mm, these extra long brad point bits are perfect for deep hole drilling. Made in Germany from high speed steel, these bits are precision machined to give a perfect, true diameter hole. A pin point tip allows precise positioning of the bit and ensures the bit will stay on course during drilling. Razor sharp lips score the wood before cutting giving the resultant hole a clean tear free edge.
Famag Long Twist Drill Bits with Hex Drives
Offering a greater drilling depth than the short series drill bits, these long series bits allow you to change drill bits quickly with the minimum of downtime. Mounted on industry standard 1/4" hex shanks, these drills can be used with any quick change chuck or held directly in the drill chuck itself. Made in Germany from premium grade high speed steel, these professional quality drills are precision machined to give an accurate diameter when drilling, if you want a 10mm hole from the 10mm bit, that is what you will get.
Deep Pot Magnets - Set of 8
Deep pot magnets are very popular for workshop clamping and tool holding applications as they provide very powerful clamping forces, with the mild steel outer cup providing protection and mechanical strength to the pot magnet and inner magnet. This set comprises of 8 magnets: 4 x large 20mm x 20mm, 4 x medium 16mm x 16mm, each with their own keeper plate.
Aluminium Folding Rules
2 Metre - Pack of 3
These folding rules are an engineering classic and a must have for every discerning craftsman. Made from a special aluminium alloy with an anodised surface they feature a high contrast metric scale which ensures for a non-glare reading. The numbers and graduations are deeply etched on both faces and are extremely wear resistant. The anodising makes the rules weatherproof and highly resistant to tarnishing from grease and oils. Nickel plated steel springs ensure a precise smooth opening of the sections up to a full 2 metre length.
Made from 100% heavy duty cotton drill, this stylish baseball cap is the perfect way of keeping the sun off your head and out of your eyes. The rigid visor is shaped for improved shading. Fully adjustable, one size fits all with a hook and loop adjustment strap at the back.
Orthomat Anti-Fatigue Mat - 1500mm x 900mm
Designed with anti-fatigue properties which naturally keep your feet subtly moving to maintain your blood flow, this orthomat can reduce the affects caused by prolonged standing whilst simultaneously providing underfoot grip in your dry working environment. Manufactured out of 9mm thick, 100% closed PVC foam and created with a pebbled textured surface, combining durability and comfort into one, this 1500mm x 900mm mat is slip, wear and fire resistant and will distribute the pressure of your standing weight when working on time consuming jobs such as sharpening your tools, woodturning projects or machine assembly.
Water Pump Pliers - 10" - Set of 2
Water pump pliers are commonly used two at a time, one for holding the bolt the other for working the nut: hence our set of two. These 10" long pliers are fully forged and impulse hardened so that they are extremely strong and durable.
Famag Bormax Forstner Drill Bit Set - Tungsten Carbide
The industrial grade micro grain tungsten carbide spur and cutting edges on these new Bormax forstner bits give these cutters the ability to produce fine, perfect diameter holes in softwoods, all hardwoods, MDF, coated and non coated chipboard and many plastics. Made in Germany by Famag, these professional quality cutters have a special waveform design which reduces friction in use and in turn reduces heat build up in the cutter and prolongs the life of the cutting edge.
Famag Lewis Pattern Auger Drill Bits
Measuring a generous 320mm, these individual Lewis pattern auger bits make light work of deep boring in wood. Suitable for cutting both hardwoods and softwoods, these augers are designed to leave a clean, tear free hole. The screw tip allows the auger to bite quickly into the wood and the cut is initiated by a sharp spur which is followed by the cutting edge of the drill to complete the cut.
Famag Brad Point Drill Bits with Cutting Lips
Made from premium quality high speed steel, these lip and spur bits are spceially designed for fast, clean cutting. The sharp lips score the wood prior to cutting giving a tear free edge to the hole and the central spur keeps the drill in position for more precise drilling. The large flutes have a parabolic profile giving these bits highly efficient chip clearance capabilities.
Japanese Power Expansive Bits
Available in two sizes offering drilling diameters of 22mm - 50mm and 34mm - 80mm, these bits give you the selection of diameters without the expense of owning every individual size. Made from Japanese tool steel, these bits will drill hardwoods and softwoods with ease and the lip and spur shape of the cutting head give a straight, smooth sided, flat bottomed finish to your drill hole. The spur in the centre of the bits keeps the drill bit on course and the sharp spur scores and cuts the wood for a tear free finish.
Shinwa Japanese Precision Spring Balance - 0 to 30kg
A spring balance makes light work of weighing oddly shaped or bulky objects that will not fit on to conventional weighing scales. Accepting loads up to 30kg, this precision balance offers a good working weight range making it an excellent choice for the workshop. The measuring scale runs from 0 - 30kg in 0.5kg graduations and a screw at the top allows you to set the scale to zero to take into account the weight of any bag, sling or other method you use to fasten the object being weighed to the balance. Made in Japan.
18 Gauge Staples - Pack of 1000
These 18 gauge staples are available in 6mm, 10mm and 12mm lengths and come supplied in a box of 1000. Compatible with the DK6785 Heavy Duty Hand Stapler & Nailer.
Orthomat Anti-Fatigue Knee Saver - 530mm x 360mm
Designed with anti-fatigue properties which reduce the pressure on your knees and back to help blood circulation flow, this orthomat knee saver can reduce the effects caused by prolonged kneeling whilst at the same time, provide a durable working platform for jobs that demand labour intensive work from your lower body such as fitting skirting boards, tiling or perhaps carpet laying which would otherwise be uncomfortable. Measuring 530mm x 360mm, and 25mm thick, the knee saver is lightweight at only 450g and features a carry handle for easy transportation.
Famag Short Twist Drill Bits with Hex Drives
Made from premium grade high speed steel, these drill bits are ideal for pilot holes and short hole drilling in non ferrous metals. Mounted on a standard size 1/4" hex shank, these drills can be used in any quick change chuck or can be held directly in the drill chuck itself. Made in Germany, these bits are precision machined to give a true diameter hole making these the perfect choice when absolute accuracy is needed in your work.
Long Nose, Combination & Side Cutting Pliers - 170mm - Set of 3
All of the pliers in this set of three are manufactured from chrome vanadium. Chrome vanadium is renowned for being long lasting, hard wearing and corrosion resistant. Finely finished the working heads are machined for accuracy and all have precise wire cutting action.
Tradesmen's Marking Crayons
- Pack of 12
Made specifically for trade use these crayons will work on almost any surface including wood, wet wood, metal, concrete, plaster and glass. They are water proof and wear resistant and are manufactured from a non crumble marking compound.
Knives & Limiters
This extensive range of spindle moulder knives and limiters is produced from premium quality German Tool Steel and can be used to produce profiles, joints and mouldings in all species of softwoods and hardwoods.
Extra Long Auger Bit Set
- 6 Piece x 460mm
These Lewis pattern auger bits are used for deep wood boring and ensure rapid waste removal, leaving a clean, perfect diameter hole. These augers have a screw tip which allows them to bite quickly into the wood for precise, pin point drilling. A razor sharp spur starts the cut which is then followed by the cutting edge of the drill which removes the wood without tearing. This set of six comprises 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 and 20mm auger bits each with an overall length of 460mm.
Forstner Bit Set
- Tin Coated - 5 Piece
These Forstner bits are specially designed to drill precise, clean cut, flat bottomed holes both quickly and accurately. The special tin coating on the head and shank of the bit reduces friction considerably and reduces the amount of power used to drive the bit. This lower friction minimises the risk of burning and allows the bit to be run at a higher speed making cutting much faster and more efficient.