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Steve Tomlin Crafts

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Handmade wood craft for the home & Learn to Scythe
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New hay rake tine cutter

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 4:51am
I’ve been making wooden hay rakes for several years now. To make the rake teeth, called ‘tines’, a cleft ash billet is knocked through a sharpened steel tube called a tine cutter. As the wood is split from a larger … Continue reading
Categories: General Woodworking

Spill plane

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 4:13am
A novel and unusual little plane. Continue reading
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Scything a wildflower meadow for beekeeping

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 3:53am
Scything a riot of colours in wildflower meadow especially for bees. Continue reading
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Scythes in Manchester stained glass

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 3:41am
Do you see what I see? Continue reading
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Beamish Show of Agriculture 2017

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 4:49am
Some scenes from the Show of Agriculture at Beamish Museum. Continue reading
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Scything wildflower meadow verge

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 3:34am
One of my favourite images from a brilliant day mowing in Yorkshire. Continue reading
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Learn to scythe at Perth, Scotland

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 2:11am
Photos from this weekend's Learn to Scythe courses in Scotland. Continue reading
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Learning to scythe a wildflower meadow in Manchester

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 7:48am
What am I doing in Manchester on matchday with a car full of scythes? Continue reading
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Scything tough weeds on slopes

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:47pm
Some old-school time lapse photography of mowing rougher vegetation. Continue reading
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Scythes are Just the Job

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 2:20am
More scything in North Yorkshire. Continue reading
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Leeds orchards scythe group

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 5:02am
Don't mess with the Leeds Orchard Scythe Team! Continue reading
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Scything the burial ground

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 3:54am
This place deserves peace and quiet while mowing. Continue reading
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Scything in North Cumbria

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 4:40am
Scything, sunshine, smallholder. Continue reading
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Never mind the machine

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 12:26pm
A wonderful poem with a mention of scything and a strong message for the modern world. Continue reading
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Using the jig to peen a scythe

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 9:01am
Photos and video from a Sunday afternoon peening. Continue reading
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Scything course at RHS Harlow Carr in Harrogate

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 3:43pm
A lovely group of new mowers learning to scythe at RHS Garden Harlow Carr. Continue reading
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Learn to Scythe on National Meadow Day 2017

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 6:05am
Learning to scythe in Cheshire on National Meadows Day 2017 Continue reading
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