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Announcing the Sterling Tool Works Precision Protractor

This precision protractor uses an etched ruler as the angle beam providing so much more functionality in a precision protractor. Made of tempered steel, the head is satin chrome plated and the etchings black filled for supreme contrast that is … Continue reading

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Mini Test of the Sterling Dovetail Square, Furniture & Cabinetmaking Magazine

Derek Jones the editor of Furniture and Cabinetmaking Magazine in the U.K. wrote a mini test on the Sterling Dovetailing Square in issue#236.  Click here for the full review.

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New Sterling Tool Works Long Sleeve T Shirts, and 2015 Show Schedule

Things are ramping up as fall comes upon us and we consider more time in the shop!  I have been very busy this summer with the Roubo Curves and some other projects that will be announced soon! I have restocked … Continue reading

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Sterling Double Square Graduated Ruler Options

Customers has asked for a close up of the two graduated rule options that I offer with the Double Square Sets.  I offer two graduation options for both the 4″ and 6″ Double Square sets.  I also offer these rules … Continue reading

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Dovetailing Square review at Over the wireless blog – Available in UK at Classic Hand Tools!

Kieran Binnie, a repeat columnist for Furniture & Cabinet making as well as a great Luthier bought one of my Dovetailing Square sets when I announced them the day before Handworks 2015.  Kieran has posted a nice review of the … Continue reading

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Dovetail Doctor – The Sterling Dovetail Ruler receives high praise

Last week I introduced a new product, the Dovetail Rule or Dovetail Blade as some are calling it.  After great feedback from customers at Handworks in Amana Iowa over the weekend, I woke up Monday morning to several texts and … Continue reading

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Sterling Tool Works “Dovetailing Square” has arrived!

Sterling Tool Works Double Square This precision square is supplied with one traditional graduated rule and a dovetailing rule providing a very versatile tool with many uses. The standard rule provides a wonderful compact square with excellent accuracy rivaling common … Continue reading

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Come see Sterling Tool Works at the Frederick Maryland Lie-Nielsen Event!

I will be at the Lie Nielsen hand tool event tomorrow May 1st at Exotic Lumber in Frederick Maryland. Unfortunately due to a family commitment I will not be attending on Saturday May 2nd. Come by for a great day … Continue reading

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Hamilton Marking Gauge Review

I have used Jeff Hamilton (of Hamilton Woodworks) marking gauges for years, in my opinion they are one of the best on the market. Beautifully crafted from select hardwoods they are excellent tools for the craftsman.  The design is genius … Continue reading

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Sterling Tool Works Saddle Square

Last week I received an order for a 0:0 slope Saddle-Tail.  The issue is that there is no Tail on a 0:0 slope unit, so here is a Sterling Saddle-Square for those that would like one. Available only by special … Continue reading

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