More ‘Antique Tools’ You Should Stockpile
“If you are boring and shaping timbers, you will need something to fell the trees. Add a crosscut saw.”
“A grape hoe is handy for moving earth in gardens or clearings. Heavier than the standard garden hoe, the grape hoe has an eye that fits around the handle, vs. the blade attached to steel rod attached to handle. Angle the blade for ditching or digging deep or left flat for spreading / moving soil. It’s a good tool.”
“I have a mowing blade, made for harvesting hay, wheat etc.; a froe, for splitting shingles; a draw knife, for peeling the bark off saplings that I will use for tool handles.