This Robert Sorby Captive Ring Cutter 80505C is one of four sizes of captive ring cutters. Designed to create curtain rings, wheels and captive rings on goblets and puzzles, these cutters are an extremely popular addition to Robert Sorby’s cutter range. They can also be angled on the tool to allow for access to restricted space.
The Captive Ring Cutter is one of 14 specialised tips that support a range of tools and offer incredible flexibility to the turner.
Use a diamond file or honing stone flat across the top face. To gain best results and increase the longevity of the cutter this simple procedure should be done little and often.
Sharpening can be achieved with the cutter mounted on the tool.
This cutter is designed for use with the following tools:
For more information:
- Box Hollower (803H)
- Mushroom Tool (804H)
- Captive Ring Tool (805H)
- Download our sharpening guide here
- Watch the Robert Sorby film on sharpening hints and tips
- Look at our guide to sharpening abrasives