Woodturning Tools - Best Of British
Woodturning tools in all their forms are a staple item for any woodturner. Whether you are just starting out of having been turning for years, Axminster Tools offer a range of tools that cover a variety of woodturner’s needs, with some of those tools made right here in UK. Join Jason as he breaks down the best of British Woodturning tools we have to offer.
Woodturning Tools - Which should you choose?
Here at Axminster Tools we offer a huge selection of woodturning tools. But with so many to choose between we understand it can all seem a little daunting. From different metals, style handles and size chisels, Jason takes a look at some of the tools we have for offer to help you decipher which is best for you.
Best of British
Not only do we stock some of the very best tools but we also pride ourselves on stocking the very best of British made tools.
For over 50 years, the Sheffield company, Crown Tools, have combined traditional techniques with modern materials and innovation to produce high quality tools that not only look great but also give you cutting edge performance.
Established in 1834, Henry Taylor are renowned for their high quality, long lasting tools. Hand-forged by their own craftspeople, also in Sheffield, they too combine traditional methods with modern technologies and the finest steel to ensure their tools meet the demands and remain sharp.
When it comes to quality, Axminster Woodturning is a name you can trust for all your turning tools. Working closely with professional woodturners we design and develop our tools in house. Our tools are then crafted by Crown Tools in Sheffield, UK, or here in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Axminster, Devon.
Need more help?
Whether it’s a fiddly job, or adding the finishing touches, watch Colwin talks us through a few of our favourite specialist woodturning tools.