At 2'' wide x 6'' long, these diamond abrasive bench stones are big enough for most knives, chisels and smaller planes. EZE-Lap diamond stones combine the highest quality industrial-grade diamond particles with a stainless alloy that is bonded to a precision matched metal substrate. The resulting sharpening surface measures about 72 on the Rockwell C hardness scale, and works with carbide, ceramic, tool steel, hardened materials and the newer stainless steels. This process produces top quality diamond abrasives at the lowest possible price. They are flat, extremely durable, and turn out consistently sharp edges with excellent finish quality. Includes non-skid rubber mat. Use for hunting and fishing knives, kitchen knives, woodworking tools, exacto blades, axes and moreDouble-sided—just flip the stone to change gradesFlat surface doesn't wear away—no need to reflatten the stonesLong-lasting, durable diamond abrasiveMade in USA
A complete set of bushings for Rifle Cartridge Bullet Pen Hardware Kits (Chrome, and Gold sold separately). These pen bushings are precisely machined to match the diameters of your pen blanks, allowing you to achieve the smooth, perfectly flush seams so valued in a top quality hand-turned pen. Simply turn your pen blanks to match the bushing diameters, leaving a bit of extra material to allow for sanding.Technical Details:The Rifle Cartridge Bullet Pen Bushing Set is made of steel-hard enough for excellent durability, yet soft enough to prevent damage to your turning tools.2-piece bushing set.Bushings are designed to work with Rifle Cartridge Bullet Pen Hardware Kits of bushings for Rifle Cartridge Bullet Pen Hardware Kits (Chrome, and Gold sold separately). Tip: when turning light-colored woods, apply a bit of CA glue to the bushings to prevent metal dust from migrating onto the turning blank.
In this guide to segmented turning, author Dennis Keeling shows readers how to glue up blanks to yield striking geometric designs once the blank is turned. Keeling covers all the fundamental techniques, from closed segmented and open segmented, to ornamental segmented turning, as well as the equipment, tools and materials required. The book closes with an inspirational gallery of segmented turning that will have you dreaming up designs of your own.Table of Contents:Foreword Introduction Segmented turning's popularity Main protagonists Types of construction Equipment, Tools and MaterialsEquipment and toolsMaterials Techniques Solid segment Open segment The Projects Segmented bowl Basic ornate bowl Open-segment fruit bowl Corian bowl Polychromatic offset bowl Open-segment flower vase Open-segment candlesticks Gherkin lamp stand Skeleton candlesticks Offset Corian bowl Glossary Conversion chart Suppliers Further reading About the author Acknowledgments Index
This Square Carbide Mini Turning Tool from Rockler features a replaceable and rotatable cutter that eliminates the hassle and downtime of sharpening. Simply rotate the carbide cutter for a fresh, sharp edge, and replace it once all available edges have grown dull. The solid carbide cutter also stays sharp for longer when compared with steel, giving you a much longer useful life. Shaft features a flattened back for stability when using the tool rest. The handles are made of solid ash encased with a thick, molded rubber end for an enhanced grip and reduced fatigue.Technical Details:Ideal profile for flat or convex areas on spindles and pen turnings.Diameter of square cutter is 3/8".Total overall length of Mini Turning Tool is approximately 13-1/2".Ash handles are 9-1/2" long from the butt of the handle to the top of the stainless steel ferrule.Length of the shaft is approximately 4".Ash handles are coated with a soft, grippy rubber for a secure, effortless grip and excellent ergonomics.Note: carbide cutters are not interchangeable between the different tools. Also Available from Rockler:Round Carbide Mini Turning ToolDiamond Carbide Mini Turning ToolCarbide Mini Turning Tool 3-Piece Set