With the recent introduction of replaceable carbide cutting tips, turning tools have a taken a quantum leap forward. Carbide-tipped turning tools are safer, faster, easier and more efficient than traditional tools, which must be ground and reground to one of dozens of nonstandard profiles. But how do woodturners get the most out of these new tools?"Turning Wood with Carbide Tools" by John English teaches you everything you need to know to make the most of this exciting new technology. The book, the very first to comprehensively discuss carbide-tipped tools for the craft of woodturning, gives readers a sound understanding of the technology of carbide cutters, the various shafts and the function of the handles. It also includes a number of projects that can be completed right away with carbide tools projects that would take years of experience to do with traditional tools. The softcover book is 120 pages long and is illustrated with more than 250 color photos.English has written for Woodworker's Business News and Woodshop News, and he was assistant editor at Today's Woodworker and editor of Woodworker's Journal.
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
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The ultimate hollowing tool that lets you produce a variety of hollow forms quickly and efficiently! Articulating link lets you undercut the rims of projects and produce any hollow shape possibleSlices rather than scrapes for a fast, smooth cut Blade can be turned for long cutting life and is easily resharpened Multiple adjustments give you just the cut you needPart of the Robert Sorby Sovereign Ultima modular system that is used with the Interchangeable Handle (sold separately)Small tool enables woodturners to produce hollow forms up to 11" (275 mm) Made from high-grade HSS Only one third of the cutter is exposed at one time, allowing you to rotate the blade twice through 120° before it needs to be sharpened Designed for both wet and dry woods An articulating link which enables the turner to undercut the rims of projects and produce a variety of hollow form shapes from traditional vase to squashed form Shaft can be extended with additional links (sold separately) Cleverly designed shaving clearance which prevents clogging in normal use A high-performance cutter system which slices through wood rather than scrapes Adjustable cutter depth for heavy or light cuts with fine micro adjustment for extra finesse Removable cutter can be easily replaced or sharpened with diamond hone100% manufactured in the UK