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Around the Internet

Ron has written for and been featured and
mentioned in several online resources and
blogs. Check them out below:

Ron Herman: Sharpen Your Handsaws (Blog
post)
Popular Woodworking - Aug. 1, 2011

If the Tool Fits... (Article excerpt from
purchasable August 2011 issue)
Popular Woodworking - June 3, 2011

A Visit to Ron Herman's Shop (Slideshow and
blog post)
Popular Woodworking - April 18, 2011

Popular Woodworking's Caption-the-Photo
Contest - Oct. 20, 2011

Ron Herman: Mojo and Thousands of Hand
Tools
Popular Woodworking - Dec. 3, 2009

Woodworking in America 2011 Review
Bob Bridigum, Northern Woods (Newsletter of
the Minnesota Woodworkers Guild) - Dec.
2011 - Jan. 2012

Herman-Style Sawbench: Working Out the
Dimensions
Robert Pridgen, Little Good Pieces - Oct. 18,
2011

Woodworking in America 2011
Joe Sainz, BeThePro.com - Oct. 5, 2011

Sharpen Your Handsaws with Ron Herman:
Review
The Village Carpenter - July 19, 2011

WIA Ron Herman and the Stanley Everlasting
Chisels
Upper Cut Woodworks - Oct. 10, 2010

WIA Western Sawing with Ron Herman
The Renaissance Woodworker - Oct. 21, 2009


Local Resources
(Central Ohio)

CLUBS

Woodworkers of Central Ohio (WOCO) -
http://www.wocoweb.org/
WOCO is a non-profit organization established
to provide education and foster craftsmanship
in the art and techniques of woodworking and
to provide service to our community using our
woodworking skills. Membership includes
professional woodworkers, enthusiastic
hobbyists, as well as beginning woodworkers.
Interests range from craft techniques to
furniture and cabinetmaking to woodturning
and carpentry.
Links

TOOLS
Good used/new tools and information
resources (quotes by Ron):

http://www.supertool.com/index.htm
"Truly the authority on hand tools; their use
and typing."

http://www.hyperkitten.com/
"The best user-tool resource in the last ten
years."

http://jonzimmersantiquetools.com/
"Good west-coast resource for tools and
parts."

http://www.wenzloffandsons.com/
"The best sawmaker in the country right
now."

http://www.gatctools.com/
"Good, old-fashioned tool dealer--knows his
stuff."

http://thebestthings.com/
"A great authority and tool resource."

http://www.bridgecitytools.com/
"Probably the finest tool maker in the country
right now."

http://www.oldtools.com/
"Great wood-bodied plane resource."

http://mazzagliatools.com/BlumStamp.html
"Last good piano artisan left--excellent piano
tools and antique tool maker/user stamp
maker."

http://www.brasscityrecords.com/
"RIP Walt Quadrato. He was a get-his-hands-
dirty tool guy who could come up with some
excellent stuff and loved to talk old records."

http://www.antique-used-tools.com/
"Bob Kaune is the premier resource on
bedrock planes."

FRIENDS IN THE FIELD

Chuck Bender - http://www.acanthus.com/
"An intense furniture maker, author and
instructor whose work can be described
simply as 'stunning'."

Glen Huey -
http://woodworkersedge.wordpress.com/
"Also an author and instructor, he's one of
the best period furniture makers using modern
tools."

INFORMATION

Online reference of Disston saws:
http://www.disstonianinstitute.com/

Information about antique tools and unique
machinery:
http://www.georgesbasement.com/


FORUMS

http://www.sawmillcreek.org/forum.php

http://www.woodnet.net/forums/


PUBLICATIONS

Popular Woodworking Magazine:
http://www.popularwoodworking.com/