25 Measuring Tools in Workshop - FullyInstrumented- list the uses of a range of woodworking hand tools used to produce woodworking joints ,25 Workshops Measuring Tools. Before we jump into details, we suggest you have a look at the following table. This table contains each of the functional characteristics of the measuring tools. Name. Function. 1. Angle plate. Marking, Adjustment. 2.Woodworking - WikipediaPower tools and hand tools are both used for woodworking. Many modern woodworkers choose to use power tools in their trade for the added ease and to save time. However, many choose to still use only hand tools for several reasons such as the experience and the added character to the work, while some choose to use only hand tools simply for their own enjoyment.