Tool set for your turning needs. This turning set has drop forged, high carbon alloy tool steel blades. Includes seasoned kiln-dried hardwood handles and plated ferrules.Accurately ground, sharpened, hardened, and tempered. All have 10" handles and are 16" long overall."Turning tool Set consists of:1/2" skew1" skew3/8" gouge1" gouge1/2" spear point1/2" parting tool5/8" gouge1/2" round point
This Diamond 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 for use as a parting tool, and for tight profiles.Total overall length of Mini Turning Tool is approximately 13-1/2".Length of the diamond cutter is 1-1/8", with an angle of about 35 degrees.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 feature a molded rubber end 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 ToolSquare Carbide Mini Turning ToolCarbide Mini Turning Tool 3-Piece Set
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
Coolibah burls showcase a deep, rust red color with swirling figure and tight eyes. Coolibah (sometimes spelled coolabah) is a eucalyptus species native to Australia, and is among the hardest woods available. These turning blanks come in a range of sizes for small bowls, tool handles, bottle stoppers and more.Features:Coolibah: Eucaplytus coolabah.Native to Australia.Coolibah is an extremely hard wood, but can be turned nicely with sharp tools.