Complete with a razor-sharp edge and solid aircraft-grade aluminum take care of, this 5/8″ Bowl Gouge From Carter and Son Toolworks is unique in its quality and sturdiness. The M42 Cobalt HSS blade is backed by a 16″ aircraft aluminum take care of to provide stability. The swooping fingernail grind on the Bowl Gouge prevents catching, making it very popular. Unlike some other tool available on the market, the Bowl Gouge is fitted with a relief edge which reduces catching. The engineers and product developers at Carter and Son Toolworks imagine that this unique addition to their tool lineup will dramatically enrich your turning. This massive tool has an overall length of approximately 26-1/4″. USA
About Carter and Son Toolworks
Carter and Son Toolworks prides itself on producing well designed tools made from the best quality materials. The tool blades are precision machined to high tolerances from solid M42 Cobalt High Speed Steel stock. Reinforced with the strength enhancing properties of Cobalt, M42 HSS maintains an edge extremely well, whilst still retaining easy sharpening properties. To further increase strength the blades are certified heat-treated to 68HRC.
The blades have two flats where two securing set screws rest in order that the screws do not rub the cylindrical surface of the bit, and the fit between tool and take care of is within .002 of an inch. Combined with the heft and durability of the solid 6061 T6 aircraft grade aluminum take care of, and the deep seating of the blade, this precision reduces to a minimum the enemies of all cutting tools – vibration and chatter. The take care of is ergonomically shaped and well balanced to match the tool, whilst the upper portion is knurled for better gripping. Tool comes factory sharpened and able to be used. Made in the united states!
M42 Cobalt HSS provides a clean-cutting, long-lasting, razor-sharp edge
Heat-treated to 68 HRC for added strength
Shipped sharp, stays sharp longtime, easy to re-sharpen
Chatter reducing 6061 T6 Aircraft Grade solid aluminum take care of
Proudly Made in the united states!