Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Remove advertisements
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: [Woodturning] small beads turning tool

  1. #1
    Christophe Mineau's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2014
    Location
    France, Brittany !
    Posts
    683
    Thanks
    402
    Thanked 998 Times in 374 Posts

    Christophe Mineau's Tools

    [Woodturning] small beads turning tool

    To pursue on micro turning, last time I showed a tool holder made for turning tiny coves, here is now a tool for making micro beads

    It is made from a carbide scraper blade, it is very tough an holds its sharpening very well, and it can be used even in brass.
    I have 1 mm bead shape at one end,


    and 2mm at the other end.


    It is used with this tool holder




    Here you can see the shape and how I sharpen it with a diamond conical bit on the Dremel.

    Cheers !
    Christophe
    ________________________________________________________________
    Visit my Website : http://www.labellenote.fr/
    Facebook : La Belle Note
    All my personal works, unless explicitly specified, are released under
    Creative Commons BY-NC-SA license.

  2. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Christophe Mineau For This Useful Post:

    Paul Jones (05-25-2017), rossbotics (05-25-2017), Seedtick (05-23-2017)

  3. #2
    Content Editor DIYer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    3,087
    Thanks
    334
    Thanked 636 Times in 577 Posts


    Thanks Christophe Mineau! We've added your Small Bead Turning Tool to our Woodturning category,
    as well as to your builder page: Christophe Mineau's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:




  4. #3
    rossbotics rossbotics's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    512
    Thanks
    635
    Thanked 932 Times in 259 Posts

    rossbotics's Tools
    Good Idea Chris
    Should hold up even under rough conditions, but that small of a beading tool I can't see it encountering rough conditions

    Good Job

    Doug


    Post your reply!
    Join 33,912 of us and get our 173 Must Read Homemade Tools eBook free.



    173 Must Read Homemade Tools
    Comments are always welcome
    Doug



    Tool Plans for Sale by rossbotics




Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •