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Festool Fest!!  

Sat Oct 13 12:00 PM


Festool Fest is back! Festool staff will be on hand for demos and to show you how Festool tools can help you work fast, cleaner and more efficiently.

Check out the new Fall 2018 tools, including the new Cyclone Dust Separator, recent additions to Festool line-up like Domino Connectors and Granat Net, and all the classic Festool tools.

Working in a tight space? We’re got you covered with lots of great ideas.

Want some Festool swag? You’ve come to the right place.

Feeling peckish? We’ll have some tasty treats to help you replace the energy you'll be expending checking out all things Festool.

Saturday, October 13th 12 - 3 pm at our showroom, 112 26th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
Street parking is available. Subway: R @ 26th Street

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Grinding Edge Tools with Corn Schmid  

Sat Oct 20 12:00 PM


Understanding how to use a grinder can save you hours of sharpening time!

Corn will teach you how to hollow grind chisels and plane irons to a wire edge -- in just a minute or two. The class will cover topics including:

The difference between sharpening and grinding
When to grind
The geometry of grinding
Classic and modern grinding technology and equipment
Grinder safety
How to dress a grinding wheel
And - most importantly: the techniques needed to grind safely and without burning your tools

This is a hands-on, limited enrollment class.

Tuition includes all tools and materials.
Class participants must bring or purchase safety glasses or goggles and sign a safety waiver.

Click here for more information and to register for the class.

Class fee: $60. All students are given a TFWW gift certificate worth $25.
Parking is available in front of our shop and under the expressway. The subway (R train to 25th street in Brooklyn) is a few blocks away.

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Class duration: 12:00 - 2:00 (2 hours)
Location: Tools for Working Wood showroom, 112 26th Street, Brooklyn NY 11232
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Sharpening Intensive with Corn Schmid  

Sat Oct 27 12:00 PM



OH, THE JOY OF WORKING WITH TRULY SHARP TOOLS!

Stop fighting your tools! Learn what sharp tools feel like and how to get - and keep - your tools sharp. This hands-on, limited enrollment class will teach you the essential skill of free-hand sharpening. Half the $50 class fee will be refunded to participants in the form of a Tools for Working Wood gift certificate ($25).

This limited enrollment, hands-on class will practice on chisels (supplied) and will discuss knives and other blades that can be sharpened with the same technique.
Click here more information and to register.

Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
Time: 12 - 2 PM
Location: Tools for Working Wood, 112 26th Street (R train to 25th Street, a few blocks away. Street parking available.)
Instructor: Corn Schmid
Cost: Class fee: $60. All students are given a TFWW gift certificate worth $25.


Parking is available on our block. The subway (R train to 25th street in Brooklyn) is only a few blocks away.


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Festool Fest!! - 10/13/2018
Grinding Edge Tools with Corn Schmid - 10/20/2018
Sharpening Intensive with Corn Schmid - 10/27/2018