The Robert Sorby Pointed End Cutter is perfect for roughing down, particularly on spindle work. Use the angled sides for roughing out while the point provides the additional feature of allowing fine detail to be achieved.
This cutter is one of 14 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.
Alternatively use the 472 cutter holder to reshape the profile on the Robert Sorby ProEdge or on a grinding wheel.
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