Doug thompson used glaser tools and when jerry sold the business to paulo he about doubled the price. Diamond hones by alan.
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Improper use of tools andor equipment as well as not following recommended safety guidelines can result in serious injuries or death.
Glaser woodturning tools. Google him to find out more. I have used a lot of different types of turning tools for over 20 years and once i tried jerrys tools i have not bought any other gouges since. Try a premium grade ergonomic turning tool gouge today.
Kits designed or made by alan. Lacer uber skews and gouges. That is how thompson lathe tools got its start in a garage attached to a house in ohio.
Do not pay extra for a fingernail grind as we will do that on the first day of the class. And yes the handles have lead shot to absorb. Simply the worlds best quality wood turning tools enjoy the best woodturning experience.
These were the first of the high performance turning tools specially designed by jerry glaser a turner and engineer. In case you have questions regarding proper tool use or safety guidelines please consult an expert. Glaser tools keep me happy.
Home page for alan lacer woodturning. The consistency and the ability for the steel to take a honed edge keep me a happy turner. They are made from high vanadium particle metal alloys and are very tough and hold an edge.
Rob wallace unfortunately it seems that the excellent legacy of jerry glasers tools has been severely compromised by cet taking over the glaser tool brand. Glaser woodturning bowl gouges best on the market made using advanced particle steels glaser engineering hitec bowl gouges are the best on the market. The handle color indicated the exact alloy as i recall.
The rubber grip is key to the control that is available from the hannestool gouges slightly soft 70a durometer for comfort and. A great place for turning information and purchasing woodturning tools lathes and accessories. Doug does make replacement steel for the glaser handles.
Packard also sells glaser hitec tools and many more turning accouterments. Hamlet of sheffield turning tools. Ernies commercial choice would be a sorby 12 spindle gouge.
But soon came jerry glasers tools and a few other items. The red handled tools were cpm 10v and the black were cpm 15v. Years of experience have produced a deep narrow flute design with a multi beveled side grind making bowl turning a pleasure even on kiln dried hardwoods.
In biology we would say that glaser tools are on the brink of extinction. Herry taylor s spindle gouge has a deeper flute than a sorby and cannot be ground to as long a fingernail. Woodturning is a potentially dangerous activity.
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