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Monday 8th January
FILES & ABRASIVES
Suited to working in horn and antler. Items are stocked for the best balance between quality and cost. Please browse / enquire re your requirements.
25mm (1 inch ) wide cloth backed "Al Ox" roll in handy 10 metre lengths.
Will rip longways into tough narrow strips for "strapping".
100 (general roughing down )
180 (fine shaping )
220 (pre polish )
320 (fine pre polish )
400 (extra fine pre polish )
6 piece, super sharp, varied profiles, same grade of alloy as our Dreadnought file range.
Great for creating intricate detail in horn.
Supplied "carded" and with plastic handles pre fitted
The half round for rough preparatory work and the round for sharp and rapid removal of material in the formation of turned out noses / inside lines. 10 inch round is particularly sharp and supplied in 2nd cut format
We stock a variety of "Bastard" cut, varied profile engineer's files. Great tools for intermediate stages of shaping and finishing horn handles. Very durable, easily cleaned out with a wire brush or hot air gun. "Stickmaker's essentials"
Similar to Dreadnought files but have an offset and cross notchedtooth pattern making them ideal for rapid removal of material whilst leaving an excellent smooth worked surface
Supplied with hardwood handle.
Sometimes called "milled tooth" files. Made in specially hardened alloy steel and produced with a definite undercut to ensure that they remain "clog" free in use, these are, without doubt "the" files to work horn with.
Supplied with hardwood handles