Robert Sorby

30 Jan 19
Tools

Robert Sorby #RS2001 RS2000 Basic System – Buy – Robert Sorby #RS2001 RS2000 Basic System

27 Jan 19
Tools, Hardware and Locks

Robert Sorby Signed Sheffield England High Speed Steel Chisel Set 10 inch Lathe – Buy – Robert Sorby Signed Sheffield England High Speed Steel Chisel Set 10 inch Lathe

21 Dec 18
Tools, Hardware and Locks

ROBERT SORBY HSS LATHE TOOLS – SET OF 6 – SHEFFIELD ENGLAND – Buy – ROBERT SORBY HSS LATHE TOOLS – SET OF 6 – SHEFFIELD ENGLAND

19 Dec 18
LUTON MEMORIES

Built in 1869 and designed by Thomas Sorby, architect of Wardown House. It was bought by Swiss-born hat industry magnate Henry Durler in 1894, and on his death in 1924 it was passed to his son Robert. Robert’s widow Nora lived there until she sold the property for a reputed £100,000 in 1977. Durler Gardens named after […]

10 Dec 18
Tools, Hardware and Locks

ROBERT SORBY HSS LATHE TOOLS – SET OF 6 – SHEFFIELD ENGLAND – Buy – ROBERT SORBY HSS LATHE TOOLS – SET OF 6 – SHEFFIELD ENGLAND

07 Dec 18
Woodshed In The Stowe

A beech bowl with a wobble and lots of sanding by hand.

04 Dec 18
Orethapedia

This year, make some holiday gifts – or give presents that foster creativity in your family and friends. Woodcraft offers many choices for creative gift-giving, as well as more traditional tools and accessories for woodworkers and DIYers. Pyrography, also called woodburning, involves the use of a heated pen to “burn” designs and pictures into furniture, […]

26 Nov 18
Tools, Hardware and Locks

ROBERT SORBY, Framing, woodworking chisels, set of 8 – Buy – ROBERT SORBY, Framing, woodworking chisels, set of 8

26 Nov 18
Tools, Hardware and Locks

ROBERT SORBY, Framing, woodworking chisels, set of 8 – Buy – ROBERT SORBY, Framing, woodworking chisels, set of 8

22 Nov 18
Daily Republic

This year make some holiday gifts – or give presents that foster creativity in your family and friends. Woodcraft offers many choices for creative gift-giving, as well as more traditional tools and accessories for woodworkers and DIYers. Woodburning and Woodcarving Pyrography, commonly called woodburning, involves the use of a heated pen to “burn” designs and […]

20 Nov 18
Tools, Hardware and Locks

ROBERT SORBY CHISEL SET 5 BEVEL EDGED + 5 MORTISE CHISELS + A CORNER CHISEL – Buy – ROBERT SORBY CHISEL SET 5 BEVEL EDGED + 5 MORTISE CHISELS + A CORNER CHISEL

14 Nov 18
Tique Trader

A nice set of Robert Sorby wood turning lathe chisels.  They look to be in overall good used condition. The typical gouges and points are included as shown.  May need sharpened, some have been sharpened.  Some oxidation in places.  One has what looks to be a replaced handle and there is some grinding on the […]

14 Nov 18
Tique Trader

A nice set of Robert Sorby wood turning lathe chisels.  They look to be in overall good used condition. The typical gouges and points are included as shown.  May need sharpened, some have been sharpened.  Some oxidation in places.  One has what looks to be a replaced handle and there is some grinding on the […]

08 Nov 18
Peter Campion's blog and poetry

I started to make turned wooden objects a few years ago in Little Weighton, East Yorkshire, but was unable to bring my lathe and some other equipment because it would not fit into the new house in Sheffield. I sold it to my purchaser. However, I have now bought a new lathe, from the delightfully […]

13 Oct 18
Woodshed In The Stowe

I wanted a lathe that would allow me to progress into more complicated work and which would allow me to eventually work on larger pieces of wood. I wasn’t particularly interested in long spindle work; table legs, stair bannisters and baseball bats etc. But I did want something with enough grunt to turn a 12-15 […]