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Amana, Iowa, May 19 & 20, 2017: Join myself, dozens of the top hand tool makers, and hundreds of fellow handtool enthusiasts from around the world for what promises to be yet another incredible experience. Full details at

And if that is not enough enticement to attend, one of my Roubo frame saw kits will be amongst the many door prizes to be given away over the weekend.

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Carbide Scrawl

The Scrawl is a light duty scratch awl/scribe. The carbide shank is extremely durable, and can be used to mark wood, plastics, or metals. Combined with a robust ferrule and premium hardwood handle, this is truly a lifetime tool.

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Carbide Scrawl kit

Want to make your very own carbide scribe? This kit includes the same ferrule and carbide shank used in my Scrawls. Choose between stainless steel and bronze. Small and large sizes are available.

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