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awl
a pointed tool for marking surfaces or for making small holes (as in leather or wood)
burnish
to make shiny especially by rubbing : POLISH
- bur·nish·er noun
clog
or sandal having a thick usually wooden sole
cobbler
a mender or maker of shoes
lapstone
A stone for the lap, on which shoemakers beat leather
last
A wooden block shaped like the human foot, on which boots and shoes are formed.
latchets
The string that fastens a shoe; a shoestring.
pinchbeck buckles
Buckles made of an alloy of copper and zinc, resembling gold; a yellow metal, composed of zinc and copper
vamp or uppers
The part of a boot or shoe above the sole and welt, and in front of the ankle seam; an upper
blowpipe
a small tube for blowing a jet of gas (as air) into a flame so as to increase the heat in a small area
2 : BLOWGUN
calipers
a measuring instrument with two legs or jaws that can be adjusted to determine thickness, diameter, or distance between surfaces -- usually used in plural <a pair of calipers>
crucible
a pot made of a substance not easily damaged by fire that is used for holding something to be treated under great heat
cullet
Broken glass for remelting.
pincers
an instrument having two handles and two jaws that is used to grip things