The Tool Exchange was established in 1988 on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. The Tool Exchange first started out as an exhibit, touring the different tool shows and swaps around Queensland each year. You're sure to find it in our huge catalogue of antique, woodworking, metalworking and hand tools.Now the Tool Exchange website is the largest in the world for used and antique tools. We carry every type of hand tool available from woodworking tools, metalwork tools and so much more. We sell our second hand and antique tools to more than 40 countries worldwide - our clients include museums, councils, movie studios, mechanics, carpenters, jewellers, handymen and women, plumbers, and government departments, the list goes on.