Oval Skew Chisel

Delicately balanced tools that are the planes of the spindle turners tool kit. Originally designed at Robert Sorby, the profile allows the tool to glide effortlessly along the tool rest without fear of the edges dragging on the rest. They will smooth cylinders, clean the end grain of spindles, cut shallow curves, beads, pummels and v-cuts, e.g. stair balustrading and chair legs. These tools are indispensable if a fine finish is required from the tool.

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Code Description/Type Sovereign Compatible Handled Version Size (in) Size (mm) Handle Length (in) Overall Length (in) Catalogue Page No. Catalogue Ref.
B809132 Oval Skew HSS ½" Handled Yes Yes ½" 13mm 10" 16¼" 5 809H
B809130 Oval Skew HSS ½" Unhandled No No ½" 13mm 5 809
B809192 Oval Skew HSS ¾" Handled Yes Yes ¾" 19mm 10" 16¼" 5 809H
B809190 Oval Skew HSS ¾" Unhandled No No ¾" 19mm 5 809
B809253 Oval Skew HSS 1" Handled No Yes 1" 25mm 12" 18¼" 5 809H
B809250 Oval Skew HSS 1" Unhandled No No 1" 25mm 5 809
B809323 Oval Skew HSS 1¼" Handled No Yes 1¼" 32mm 12" 18¼" 5 809H
B809320 Oval Skew HSS 1¼" Unhandled No No 1¼" 32mm 5 809