Category Archives: Tool Lists

The Beginner’s List

My beginner’s tool list: Workbench Panel cross-cut saw Two back saws, one rip, one cross-cut Stanley No. 5 Jack plane, or non-Stanley equivalent One 3/4″ chisel One 1/4″ mortise chisel [edit: go with a 3/8″ not 1/4″] A Mallet Two … Continue reading

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Household Tools

I’ve tried to come up with a list of tools people likely already have, or – in my opinion – should have. A person would be well served by owning these tools, whether they take up woodworking or not. I … Continue reading

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