World smallest replica tool chest

This is probably the world smallest replica tool chest.  Made by William Robertson, the exceptional 1/12th scale replica of an 18th century tool chest is foully functional!

Robertson spent about 1,000 hours making the tool chest

Robertson’s tool chest contains all the same tools that were found in the original. All the tools work, even the plane’s tote (handle) is set a scale 1/8″ to one side as the original. The saw has 160 teeth to the inch. Robinson says that the hardest tool to make was the folding rule with 5 leaf hinge. It is about .030″ thick and hand engraved on boxwood. Things like the shears and dividers also have nice little joints.

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