Our Wood Turning Beading Tools are produced using M42 Cobalt HSS. They are used with the flute down - in a shear cutting manner. Sizes given are the bead size. Shaft sizes are listed in the description section of the product page. Our beading tools can be used on faceplate or spindle work.
Recommend our 8" handle with 1/2" receiver for all of our beading tools, including the Diamond Tool. Will require a 1/2" to 3/8" bushing to fit the tool into a handle with a 1/2" receiver, except the 3/8" which has a 1/2" diameter shaft. Don't forget to pick up some Quick Change Knobs.
For these projects we suggest including the following sizes:
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