Resource for Finding Antique Hand tools Edit

Antique hand tools are all around us but are often difficult to find as many of the collections and sources are held by those that are not online or use word of mouth to find them. this page will hopefully show how close many of these sources are and help people find old and neglected hand tools.

Map of all locations Edit

This map may be slightly out of date as I can not update it all the time but I try to update it every couple months or as I am notified. 

Online Sites That Sell and Ship Hand Tools Edit

Hyper Kiten

 Union Hill Antique Tools

 Liberty tool company

Jim Bode Tools

Vintage Tools

The Ventage Tool Shop

Vintage Woodworking Tools

Time Tested Tools

Charlie’s Second Hand Tools

Laurel Leaf Farm

LeToolman's Antique, Vintage & Newer Tools


Grandpa's Little Farm



Old tools (UK)


The Best Things


Kennebec Saws

Dowd's Tools

Tool Collecting Organizations Edit

Mid-West Tool Collectors Association (M-WTCA)

Pacific Northwest Tool Collectors (PNTC)

Rocky Mountain Tool Collectors

Past Tool Collectors (Preserving Arts and Skills of the Trades)

Western New York Antique Tool Collectors Assoc. (WNYATCA)

The Tools and Trades History Society (TATHS)

The Tool Group of Canada

Southwest Tool Collectors Association

The Richmond Antique Tool Society

Potomac Antique Tools and Industries Association Inc. (PATINA)

Ohio Tool Collectors Association (OTCA)

New England Tool Collectors Association (NETCA) I do not have a website just have heard of it.

Long Island Antique Tool Collectors Association (LIATCA)

Hand Tool Preservation Association of Australia Inc. (HTPAA)

Collectors of Rare and Familiar Tools Society (CRAFTS)

Early American Industries Association (EAIA)

Nittany Antique Machinery Association

Hand Tool Auctions Edit

Martin J. Donnelly Auctions (5223 County Rout 8, Avoca, NY 14809) (800)869-0695

Brown Tool Auctions (9325 Dwight Boyer Rd. Watervliet, MI 49098) 8002488114

David Stanley Auctions (Whitwick, leicester LE67 5EU  UK)

The Bill Spicer Tool Auctions 276 Widow Sweets Road, Exeter, RI 02822 (401)-295-0339

Online Buy, Sell, Trade Groups Edit

Facebook Unplugged Woodworkers

Hand Plane Building and Restoring

Hand Saw, Using, collecting, and restoring

Saw Filers

Wood Talk Online forum

Wood Net

Antique tools buy sell trade

I Like To Make Stuff

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