Mainly profiled for the parting off of workpieces, these tools are now commonly used for the turning of beads, notches and "V" grooves on all spindle work. Faces are ground square to enable true vertical and parting cuts.
Woodturning Tools.Item Ref.: 2385 Tool Type: Spindle Gouge (Forged) - Barley TwistManufacturer: Crown Hand Tools, Sheffield, UK Blade Material/Heat Treatment: M2 HSS Nominal Size*: 3/4 Blade diameter*: n/a Flute Profile: Forged Shallow Grind Style: Fingernail Overall Tool Length: 12 Blade Length: 3.5 Flute Length: 3.5 Handle Length/Material: 8.5/Stained Beech*NB: UK and US nomenclature for gouge sizes (particularly milled flute bowl gouges) differ.We quote the nominal gouge size as per the manufacturer's catalogue, based on local sizing traditions. We also state the nominal diameter of the finished product, based on the bar stock diameter - the 'true' size of the gouge blade as you would measure it with a caliper. Please bear in mind that material availability may also affect gouge sizing, though not to a degree that affects performance.All dimensions, stated in inches, are approximate and subject to change without notice
CWA74 6"" Diameter Steel Face Plate (1-1/4" X 8TPI Left Hand Thread)
Faceplates are the ideal tool for mounting larger or heavier work, for turning across the grain. This cast iron faceplate is precision machined on external faces to a tolerance of 1/1000th of an inch for each inch of radius and CNC turned for exceptional accuracy and balance. A rough guide to a faceplate’s capacity is that pieces can be turned up to three times the diameter of the faceplate they are mounted on.
The Record Power HSS Short Handle Parting and Beading Tool is used for mainly profiling and the parting off of workpieces, these tools are now commonly used for the turning of beads, notches and v grooves on all spindle work. Faces are ground square to enable true vertical and parting cuts.PTDGRPRPTCH500
The Record Power RPTCWA70 is manufactured from grey iron castings and the 4 inch faceplate is individually machined on external faces to a tolerance of 1/1000th of an inch. The CWA70 face plate has eight countersunk location holes which are geometrically located to ensure optimum holding position. Woodscrews are not supplied with this face plate, however we recommend the use of No.14 countersink screws and the length of screw will vary depending on your application. The CWA70 face plate is suitable for bowls up to 16 inches and for use on any lathe with a 3/4 inch x 16 TPI spindle.