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Robert Sorby SOV-RSTMDBS - SOVEREIGN TURNMASTER SET by Robert Sorby

Robert Sorby SOV-RSTMDBS – SOVEREIGN TURNMASTER SET by Robert Sorby

Robert Sorby SOV-RSTMDBS – SOVEREIGN TURNMASTER SET by Robert Sorby - The patented detachable heads have been the single biggest selling accessory for a system that has taken the turning world by storm the indexing action delivers three standard cuts and demonstrates the highly practical nature of a system that offers three metallurgies (high speed steel (hss), titanium nitride and tungsten carbide) and seven cutting tips. The robert sorby turnmaster has been a revelation since its release. This set delivers economy and efficiency in abundance. These can be prepared in advance of a project allowing the turner to quickly swap heads and deliver varying cuts in a matter of seconds. Three easily attached heads allow for quick interchanging of tools at a fraction of the cost of three separate versions. Set includes 1) turnmaster shank with hss detailed point cutter fitted 2) hss round tip (fitted to head) 3) hss detail point (fitted to head and shank) 4) hss square tip (fitted to head) 5) hss french curve tip 6) hss dovetail tip 7) hss teardrop tip 8) hss mushroom tip 9) 2 each rstm heads 10) standard parting tool 1/4 inch 11) sovereign 12″ handle 12) sovereign 4″ extension 12) handy pocked size diamond honing stone (1″ x 3″) 13) sovereign tang collect adapter and 14) collet suitable for other ½” shank tools such as the spiralling system, etc. It makes a perfect introductory tool for the beginner or a fantastic foil for the more experienced woodturner looking for another flexible tool to equip their workshop.

 

38 Robert Sorby 834H Bedan

3/8″ Robert Sorby #834H Bedan

3/8″ Robert Sorby #834H Bedan - Thread cutters include a range of cutting tools that have been produced from high speed steel in 10, 16 and 20 threads per inch (tpi). This 3 piece thread cutting sets consist of a pair of thread cutters (one internal cuts and one external), a thread and sizing gauge and the focus on specialist woodturning tools part 3 dvd. These thread cutters are perfectly designed for making screw tight lids on boxes and caskets. They have been designed with a unique, enhanced helix angle specially designed for use in wood.

 

Robert Sorby Deep Flute Fingernail Bowl Gouge 38 inch Long Length Handle Overall Length 23 842FLH -38

Robert Sorby Deep Flute Fingernail Bowl Gouge 3/8 inch Long Length Handle Overall Length 23″ 842FLH -3/8

Robert Sorby Deep Flute Fingernail Bowl Gouge 3/8 inch Long Length Handle Overall Length 23″ 842FLH -3/8 - Long handle is 14 inches long with tool being 9 inches in length. Come with hard white ash handle and brass ferrule. Made from hardened and tempered high speed steel that that will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel. Steel will resist “blued” softening from overheating during grinding or heavy use. Overall length is 23 inches.

 

Robert Sorby 1 inch Wide Rectangular Standard Skew Dual Bevel Chisel Overall Length 18 14 inches 810H-1

Robert Sorby 1 inch Wide Rectangular Standard Skew Dual Bevel Chisel Overall Length 18 1/4 inches 810H-1

Robert Sorby 1 inch Wide Rectangular Standard Skew Dual Bevel Chisel Overall Length 18 1/4 inches 810H-1 - Handle is 12 inches long with tool being 6 1/4 inches in length. Skews are indispensable if a fine finish is required from the tool. Comes with hard white ash handle and brass ferrule. Overall length is 18 1/4 inches. Made from hardened and tempered high speed steel that that will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel and will resist “blued” softening from overheating during grinding or heavy use.

 

Robery Sorby 287 1 Heavy Duty Timber Framing Corner Chisel 9-38 Blade 9-18 Ash handle 18-12 Overall

Robery Sorby 287 1″ Heavy Duty Timber Framing Corner Chisel 9-3/8″ Blade, 9-1/8″ Ash handle, 18-1/2″ Overall

Robery Sorby 287 1″ Heavy Duty Timber Framing Corner Chisel 9-3/8″ Blade, 9-1/8″ Ash handle, 18-1/2″ Overall - Forged from special sheffield steel to ensure a perfect balance of toughness, edge retention and sharpness. Comes with a 9-3/8 inch blade and a 9-1/8 inch ash handle overall length is 18-1/2 inches. Has a traditional bolster, double steel hoops and leather shock washer. This massive 1 inch corner chisel is useful for large framing work when cleaning out corners on large mortises. Each chisel is diamond hardness tested before leaving the factory.

 

Robert Sorby 14 Wide Standard Parting Tool 17 Overall Length HHS 830H-14

Robert Sorby 1/4″ Wide Standard Parting Tool 17″ Overall Length HHS 830H-1/4

Robert Sorby 1/4″ Wide Standard Parting Tool 17″ Overall Length HHS 830H-1/4 - Ash handles offer firm hand control during use and brass ferrules prevent wood splitting from tool pressure. This hss 1/4″ parting tool will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel and resist “blued” softening from overheating during grinding or from heavy turning. Overall lengths 17″ to 21″.

 

Robert Sorby  7669 9 Long x 34 Diameter Tool Rest Cross Bar for Modular Tool Rest System

Robert Sorby # 766/9 9″ Long x 3/4″ Diameter Tool Rest Cross Bar for Modular Tool Rest System

Robert Sorby # 766/9 9″ Long x 3/4″ Diameter Tool Rest Cross Bar for Modular Tool Rest System - Stems interface with 6 different rests 4″, 6″ and 9″, internal and external curves and a box platform. Made in england by robert sorby. Modular tool rest system enables the turner to build up a collection of tool rests without going to great expense. 9″ long x 3/4″ diameter tool rest cross bar. Made from precision ground polished and hardened allow steel.

 

2 Robert Sorby 286 Bevel Edge Framing Chisel

2″ Robert Sorby #286 Bevel Edge Framing Chisel

2″ Robert Sorby #286 Bevel Edge Framing Chisel - Ash handle. High speed steel resists “blued” softening from overheating. Sharpened edge lasts 6 times longer than carbon steel. Brass ferrule.

 

Robert Sorby 822H 38 Inch Detail Point Tool Overall Length 16-12 Inches

Robert Sorby #822H 3/8 Inch Detail Point Tool Overall Length 16-1/2 Inches

Robert Sorby #822H 3/8 Inch Detail Point Tool Overall Length 16-1/2 Inches - 16-1/2″ overall length. The three facet point tip on this tool makes it ideal for fine detail work on bowls and spindles. 10″ long ash handle. High speed steel blade.

 

Robert Sorby Proedge Knife Holder Small

Robert Sorby Proedge Knife Holder Small

Robert Sorby Proedge Knife Holder Small - Remove work pieces without stopping the lathe. For use in tail stocks in conjunction with steb drive centers for offset turning. Spring-loaded. Specially designed teeth guarantees a solid drive without slipping under heavy cuts.

 

Robert Sorby H9082 - Stebcentre 12 Inch MT2

Robert Sorby H9082 – Stebcentre 1/2 Inch MT2

Robert Sorby H9082 – Stebcentre 1/2 Inch MT2 - Razor sharp teeth bite into the work piece for secure operation and the spring loaded center point controls the amount of drive or slip. Production turners can also load and unload their work while the lathe is still running size mt #2-1/2″.

 

Robert Sorby H9100 - Spiralling System

Robert Sorby H9100 – Spiralling System

Robert Sorby H9100 – Spiralling System - Easily create twists, spirals and flutes on turned projects. Made in uk by robert sorby to very high standards. Comes with built in tool rest to allow approach form different angles. Comes with 4 cutters 2mm, 4 mm, 5mm and 6 mm pitch. Ash handle.

 

Robert Sorby PEB01C Proedge Basic Sharpening System

Robert Sorby PEB01C Proedge Basic Sharpening System

Robert Sorby PEB01C Proedge Basic Sharpening System - Sharpens bench, framing, carving and turning chisels, drill bits, plane irons, knifes and garden tools. Comes equipped with stock tool rest and 120 ao and 60 grit zirconium belts. Wide range of accessories and grits available. Designed for the woodworker, and perhaps the easiest to set up and use. Sharpen at the exact angle every time nine factory indexed settings provide a guide for all types of tools.

 

34 Robert Sorby 829 Box Scraper Blade

3/4″ Robert Sorby #829 Box Scraper Blade

3/4″ Robert Sorby #829 Box Scraper Blade - Robert sorby 3/4 inch box scraper chisel, hss, unhandled, sovereign compatible, usable length 6 inches. Robert sorby offers the many of their tools in unhandled versions allowing turners the flexibility to fashion their own custom wood handles. This blade is compatible with the sorby sovereign system modular handles. This high speed steel (hss) blade is the exact same as the one offered in the sorby handled tools. This hss tool will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel and resist “blued” softening from overheating during grinding or from heavy use.

 

Robert Sorby H9131 - Fingernail Bowl Gouge 14 Inch

Robert Sorby H9131 – Fingernail Bowl Gouge 1/4 Inch

Robert Sorby H9131 – Fingernail Bowl Gouge 1/4 Inch - Overall length is 23 inches. Come with hard white ash handle and brass ferrule. Made from hardened and tempered high speed steel that that will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel. Handle is 14 inches long with tool being 9 inches in length. Steel will resist “blued” softening from overheating during grinding or heavy use.

 

Robert Sorby Turnmaster Complete Set of 7 M2 High Speed Steel Cutters with Titanium Nitride TiN Coating Square Diamond Round French Curve Teardrop Mushroom and Dovetail

Robert Sorby Turnmaster Complete Set of 7 M2 High Speed Steel Cutters with Titanium Nitride (TiN) Coating Square, Diamond, Round, French Curve, Teardrop, Mushroom and Dovetail

Robert Sorby Turnmaster Complete Set of 7 M2 High Speed Steel Cutters with Titanium Nitride (TiN) Coating Square, Diamond, Round, French Curve, Teardrop, Mushroom and Dovetail - These cutters are made from m2 high speed steel (hss) and coated with titanum nitride (tin) rockwell hardness 80 hardness approaches that of carbide. This super fine grain structure of hss and tin coating will provide a razor-sharp edge the result is a superior finish on your turning projects and less need for sanding. This is a complete set of all the titanium nitride (tin) coated m2 high speed steel cutters available for the sorby turnmaster. Set contains square, diamond, round, french curve, teardrop, mushroom and dovetail cutters. These can easily be sharpened on traditional sharpening machines such as bench grinders or on the robert sorby proedge.

 

Robert Sorby 820H Round Nose Scraper 12-Inch

Robert Sorby 820H Round Nose Scraper, 1/2-Inch

Robert Sorby 820H Round Nose Scraper, 1/2-Inch - These round nose scrapers are used on bowls and platters to create smooth flowing curves. With a heritage dating back over two hundred years, robert sorby is the world’s premier manufacturer of specialist woodworking tools. Size 1/2″.





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