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Bridge City For precise checking and marking. The MMS-1 Mini Mitre Square is a small 50mm x 50mm square, precisely machined from anodised aluminium. It will never rust and the design makes it virtually impossible to ever go out of true.

TS-1v2 Try Square Dedicated squares for dedicated woodworkers. The stainless steel blades are glass bead-blasted and free of graduations for a reason: Bridge City claims this is to enable you to write on it with a pencil. This may be a practical solution for repeat marking, if you can bring yourself to try it. The blades also feature a 1:8 cutout for dovetail layout. The stocks are anodised aluminium with a “Sure Grip” cut out. The stock is a contrasting silver and black with a distinctive anodised orange tactile trim. The accuracy of the squares is plus or minus 0.05mm over the length of the blade, on both inside and outside edges; guaranteed. If at any time the square meets with an accidental fall, the blade is adjustable to return it to its precise original setting. The TS-1v2 Try Square is a small square that will fit in your apron pocket with a 125mm long blade, its size makes it perfect for small jobs. The TS-1.5v2 Try Square is a medium size square and one that woodworkers making boxes, drawers and similar projects will greatly appreciate, the blade length is 165mm. Inc.vat Ex.vat Code 125mm Try Square £55.96 £46.63 104565 165mm Try Square £61.96 £51.63 104566

TS-2v2 Try Square The squarest square ever. This well-designed tool features a bead-blasted stainless steel blade, graduated; 0 to 200mm on the outer edge and 0 to 150mm on the inner edge. The edges of the blade are square, but not sharp and the scale is easy to read, even in dim light. The blade also features a 1:8 cutout for dovetail layout.

It allows the precise marking and checking of 45° and 90° angles. It is ideal for checking squareness between the blade and table of scroll saws for example and similar confined spaces. A steel foot attaches to the square using integral rare earth magnets. This allows you to register the square against an edge for marking mitres. The MMS-1 is a simple, precise, small device and a joy to use. Inc.vat Ex.vat Code Mini Mitre Square £17.94 £14.95 104568

The silver and black anodised aluminium stock has a “Sure Grip” cut out with a distinctive anodised orange tactile trim. The stock is 119mm long, 41mm wide and 16mm thick. The combination of aluminium stock, stainless steel screws and a stainless steel blade means you will never need worry about corrosion spoiling this tool. The accuracy of the square is plus or minus 0.05mm over the length of the blade, inside and out. If the square ever goes out of alignment, by loosening four screws on the stock you can re-square the blade. The TS-2v2 is a permanent square. Inc.vat Ex.vat Code 200mm Try Square £66.96 £55.80 104567

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Chopstick Master Time for lunch As woodworking jigs go, this is one of the most well thought out we have ever seen. It is an absolute joy to use. As with all the best jig designs, this one is foolproof, guaranteeing perfect results every time. Using the jig you can plane a 7mm blank into a tapered square, put an octagonal taper onto the last 100mm and trim the chopstick top into a perfect 4-sided pyramid shape. In addition, the jig sets the plane’s skids to the correct depth and includes a honing surface for the plane blade on its underside. The Chopstick Master includes a Bridge City Tools HP-8 block plane, which is a superb tool in its own right. In addition, there is a 30° honing guide and abrasive strip for sharpening the blade. The jig comes with 2 inserts: red for producing chopsticks with a 5mm tip and green for a narrower 2mm tip, as well as a set of clamping wedges to secure your blank. In order to trim the top of your chopsticks, there is a saw blade and sliding arm with a length stop. To get you started, the box contains 20 blanks in a variety of hardwoods, enough for 10 beautiful looking pairs of chopsticks. The 10 fabric, chopstick presentation bags keep your latest production clean and tidy as well as making excellent gifts. A small bottle of chopstick finishing oil completes the package. The Chopstick Master allows anybody, regardless of experience, to make a pair of high quality chopsticks in less than 15 minutes and with practice in 5-6 minutes. The end product looks truly classy; the bonus comes in the immense pleasure gained from the process of making the chopsticks. Inc.vat Ex.vat Code Chopstick Master £279.96 £233.30 103475

MS-1v2 Mitre Square The only mitre square you’ll ever need.

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Chopstick Master Blanks & Bags The gift of giving A pair of handmade chopsticks in a presentation bag makes an excellent and unusual gift. The Chopstick Master Blanks & Bags comprise 20 accurately dimensioned straight-grained hardwood Padauk chopstick blanks. These allow you to make 10 high quality and great looking pairs of chopsticks. The 10 drawstring presentation bags feature the phrase “Chopstick Master” printed in Chinese characters as well as an attractive red or blue print design (5 of each). Inc.vat Ex.vat Code Chopstick Master Blanks & Bags £29.95 £24.96 103476

As you would expect, these mitre squares are a combination of supreme styling with superb functionality. John Economaki designs tools to stand the test of time and for use by more than one generation. Every Bridge City mitre square undergoes rigorous checking before leaving the factory. Each one has to an accuracy of 0.025mm or less. The design of the tool also considers its longevity; if at any time the mitre square meets with an accidental fall, the blade is adjustable to return it to its precise original setting. The mitre squares have anodised aluminium stocks in contrasting silver and black with a distinctive anodised orange trim. Their blades are is satin finished 1.5mm thick hard stainless steel, perfect for laying out a joint with a marking knife. The MS-1v2 Mitre Square has a 24mm wide blade, 177mm long; the stock measures 92mm by 23.5mm and 13mm thick. The MS-1.5v2 Mitre Square has a 31mm wide blade, 226mm long; the stock measures 122mm by 34mm and 13mm thick. The MS-2v2 Mitre Square has a 38mm wide blade, 280mm long; the stock measures 146mm by 42mm and 16mm thick.

Mitre Square - 177mm Mitre Square - 226mm Mitre Square - 280mm

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