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Phil-Irons-joined

Ten Turners Turning: Introducing Phil Irons

Our eighth turner taking part in the Ten Turners Turning event is Phil Irons. Born in Australia, Phil was brought up with wood in the family; his...

Arbortech Turboshaft

Win An Arbortech Turboshaft

Welcome to February’s Arbortech Turboshaft competition For a chance to win an Arbortech Turboshaft simply email us with a picture of your most unique creation. Send your photo to...

Rider Sharpening Station

Win a Rider Sharpening Station

Welcome to February’s Rider Sharpening Station competition Simply email us your picture of a project you are working on, or have made using a Rider plane to competitions@axminster.co.uk (before 29th February) for your chance to win a Rider...

Joe-Laird-Joined

Ten Turners Turning: introducing Joe Laird

Flying in from Dublin, Joe Laird is number seven among the turners for Ten Turners Turning. Joe has brought his wood skills to the woodturning...

Rider No 4

Axminster Rider Bench Planes

The complete Rider Bench Plane range comprises of a No. 4, 4½, 5, 6 & 7, with a soon to be introduced 5½, however there’s usually been some confusion over exactly what each type can, or...

TraceyOwen-Joined

Ten Turners Turning: introducing Tracy Owen

The sixth turner in the Ten Turners Turning line-up is Tracy Owen. Tracy has been turning professionally for 18 years. His work is a mixture of production turning, gallery pieces, woodturning courses in his workshop in Cheshire and a selection...