Ideal tool for creating depth cuts in spindles. The diamond shape cuts down on friction. A relief cut is still advised to take the pressure off the tool edges when cutting deep. This tool is used at 90 degrees to the wood surface.
- The Diamond Parting Tool has a flattened diamond cross section which cuts down on side friction, this reduces heat build up against the sides of the tool.
- Made from M2 Steel.
- Handle - Beech.
- Width - 3/16" or roughly 5mm
- Length of Handle - 10", Overall steel and handle length = 17''
Please note that this tool has a factory edge and needs to be sharpened correctly before being used.
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