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Woodworking hand tools

Michael D. "Mike"
The list author says: "Here's a short list for some had tools you'll need to equip your workshop. By no means should you go and buy all of these at once, but aquire them as you're projects and skills require them. Feel free to mix and match with other tools as well -- one can never have enough hand planes!"
Starrett 13A Double Square with hardened Blade
Starrett 13A Double Square with hardened Blade
"This precision tool allows you to make your accurate measurements."
Starrett C33H-12-4R 12-Inch Combination Square with Square Head Only
Starrett C33H-12-4R 12-Inch Combination Square with Square Head Only
"A combination square is a required tool, and this one does it with class and accuracy."
Dovetail Saw
Dovetail Saw
"This Lie-Nielsen dovetail saw will be useful for those dovetails!"
Dozuki Dovetail Saw
Dozuki Dovetail Saw
"This Japanese style saw cuts on the pull rather than the push like English saws.  Some swear by them, but it's a matter of preference, I think."
Two Cherries 500-1561 6-Piece Chisel Set in Wood Box
Two Cherries 500-1561 6-Piece Chisel Set in Wood Box
"A set of chisels is a required item.  One can't cut out dovetails, mortises or other things without them."
Two Cherries 500-1575 6-Piece Chisel Set with Custom Leather Roll
Two Cherries 500-1575 6-Piece Chisel Set with Custom Leather Roll
"This chisel set with a leather roll lets you carry them around easily without worrying about injuring them."
Two Cherries 515-3441 11-piece Carving Tools In Wood Box
Two Cherries 515-3441 11-piece Carving Tools In Wood Box
"Definitely a larger set of carving chisels but you'll be happy having everything you need, right?"
Two Cherries 515-3437 7-Piece Wood Carving Set in Wood Box
Two Cherries 515-3437 7-Piece Wood Carving Set in Wood Box
"A basic set of carving chisels will get you going."
Low Angle Block Plane
Low Angle Block Plane
"A great little block plane!"
No. 4 1/2 Smoothing Plane
No. 4 1/2 Smoothing Plane
"One of the basic planes that should be in every shop -- the 4 1/2 plane modeled after the old Stanley plane allows you to smooth boards or work as a jack plane if you round over the edges of the blade in increase the cut."
WoodRiver #80 Cabinet Scraper
WoodRiver #80 Cabinet Scraper
"This tool might need a little work flattening the sole, but once it's cleaned up, it should be great for getting those glass-smooth surfaces.  A replica of the old Stanley #80 cabinet scraper."
Crown 376 Cabinet Scraper Set, 3-Piece, 2-1/2-Inch by 5-Inch, Gooseneck, Curved
Crown 376 Cabinet Scraper Set, 3-Piece, 2-1/2-Inch by 5-Inch, Gooseneck, Curved
"A decent set of card scrapers.  A 'must have' for your workshop."
Crown 4-1/2-inch Beechwood Mallet
Crown 4-1/2-inch Beechwood Mallet
"A wood mallet is needed for your chisel work."
Starrett C604R-12 Spring Tempered Steel Rule With Inch Graduations, 4R Graduation, 12" Length, 1" Width, 3/64" Thickness
Starrett C604R-12 Spring Tempered Steel Rule With Inch Graduations, 4R Graduation, 12" Length, 1" Width, 3/64" Thickness
"A decent 12" ruler is a necessity for your shop.  Might be useful if you add a 6" ruler too -- you'd be surprised how handy it s when measuring smaller things."
Crown 112 2-Inch 51-mm by 1-Inch 25-mm Blade Right Handed Marking Knife
Crown 112 2-Inch 51-mm by 1-Inch 25-mm Blade Right Handed Marking Knife
"A marking knife is required for getting accurate lines for your dovetail cuts."
Robert Larson Co. 605-1250 Beechwood Mortise/Marking Gauge
Robert Larson Co. 605-1250 Beechwood Mortise/Marking Gauge
"Make accurate lines for your tenons with this marking tool"
Stanley 15-106 6-3/8-Inch Length 6-3/4-Inch Frame Depth Coping Saw
Stanley 15-106 6-3/8-Inch Length 6-3/4-Inch Frame Depth Coping Saw
"This Stanley coping saw has plenty of depth in the frame for maneuvering it where you need to."