Welcome to Woodcraft, the proud new home of Japan Woodworker and its collection of imported Japanese professional quality woodworking tools and fine cutlery kits.
Woodcraft carries on the tradition of providing quality Japanese wood working hand tools, including carving tools, chisels, hand saws, and planes, for those in the woodworking community who enjoy the techniques and heritage of Japanese tools.
What Makes Japanese Hand Tools Special?
There are five qualities that come to mind that set Japanese woodworking tools apart from all others. Tradition. A long, storied history harkening back centuries to Japanese sword makers of old. Design. Japanese tool design places an emphasis on both efficiency and productivity. Craftsmanship. The love and care that goes into making hand-forged steel chisels, is a thing to behold. Steel Used. Japanese tool-makers have perfected how steel is worked and tempered, greatly impacting tool quality, durability and how well tools hold a sharp edge. Beauty. One need only to look at Damascus knives or chisels to marvel at the outright beauty of these pieces.
JAPANESE WOOD WORKING-RELATED ARTICLES
Item 155637Model 291W
Item 02P62Model 202/S11.01
Item 155692Model 651
Item 155681Model 1151