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6 High Speed Steel Turning Tools PARTING TOOLS Diamond section Ref 831H U Click your mouse once on page to zoom in 831H Diamond Parting Tool Size (5mm) 3 / 16 ” Overall Length 17” Handle Length 10” The special profile of this tool reduces the risk of binding in the cut. It also reduces the amount of heat build up caused by friction, thereby lessening the chance of burning the bottom of the parted off project. 3 / 16 ” Fluted Ref 832H S U Click your mouse again on page to zoom out Size (5mm) 3 / 16 ” 832H Fluted Parting Tool Overall Length Handle Length 18 1 / 2 ” 12” This parting tool has a flute running along the bottom edge, creating two sharp spurs at the cutting face. These sever the fibres to produce a burnished finish. The tapered profile also reduces the risk of binding in the cut. Slim Fluted Ref 832H U Size 1 / 16 ” (2mm) Overall Length Handle Length 18 1 / 2 ” 12” This features a radically new and unique cutting profile with a blade profile of only 2mm. The long bevel has a flute which is the cutting face. The small bevel is the sharpening face. When parting off this unique arrangement causes the tip to always cut at a shear cutting angle of 45°, producing a finish without equal from a parting tool, virtually eliminating the need for sanding. Beading and Parting Ref 833H U 3 / 8 ” Size (10mm) 832H 2mm Fluted Parting Tool 833H Beading and Parting Tool Overall Length Handle Length 18 3 / 4 ” 12” A versatile tool used for parting off as well as producing beads. Its size makes it very stable, but also very sensitive in use. Ideal for creating the spigots to fit in a chuck. Can be used with Sizing Tool. 834H Bedan Bedan Ref Size 834H U 3 / 8 ” (10mm) Overall Length Handle Length 18 3 / 4 ” 12” Used in the same way as the beading and parting tool, the relieved side bevel allows the tool to plunge cut in bowls and boxes with little risk of binding. Can be used with Sizing Tool. 820H Round Nose Scraper SCRAPERS Round Nose Ref 820H 820H 820H S S S U U U Size (13mm) 3 / 4 ” (19mm) 1” (25mm) 1 / 2 ” Overall Length Handle Length 16” 10” 16” 10” 18 1 / 2 ” 12” Used on bowls and platters to create smooth flowing curves. Square End Ref 823H 823H 823H S S S U U U Size (13mm) 3 / 4 ” (19mm) 1” (25mm) 1 / 2 ” Overall Length Handle Length 16” 10” 16” 10” 18 1 / 2 ” 12” For finishing convex and flat bottomed forms. The end profile can be modified to a specific shape as required. Curved Ref 828H S U 3 / 4 ” Size (19mm) Ref 829H S U 3 / 4 ” Size (19mm) Round/Side Cut S U 3 / 4 ” Size (19mm) Ref 825H S U 3 / 4 ” Size (19mm) 824H Round/Side Cut Scraper Overall Length Handle Length 18 1 / 2 ” 10” Designed for blending the parallel side wall and the curved bottom of vessels and boxes together. It is excellent for undercutting the rims of small bowls. Diamond/Side Cut 829H Box Scraper Overall Length Handle Length 16” 10” The special cutting profile of this new scraper makes it ideal for cutting the parallel side walls of end grain boxes. The small radius on the point at the bottom of the cutting section creates a smooth intersection between the side wall and flat bottomed vessels. The profiles cause this to be very responsive and sensitive in use. Ref 824H 828H Curved Scraper Overall Length Handle Length 16” 10” The curved end profile makes this excellent for creating, smoothing and blending curved surfaces in bowl work, e.g. round bottomed boxes. This tool is able to take an aggressive cut, whilst retaining sensitivity for refining cuts. Box 823H Square End Scraper Overall Length Handle Length 18 1 / 2 ” 10” Used on square bottomed boxes the end profile allows the tool to create a right angled juncture between side wall and bottom. The 85° angle at the end prevents the tool from cutting the side wall and the bottom at the same time. 825H Diamond/Side Cut Scraper