Designed to cut faster than regular mill files for lathe filing, these rectangular-shaped, single-cut, safe-edge files are just the ticket for filing the turning marks off of a barrel for that smoother-than-glass finish.
Rapid free cutting file designed for lathe filing
Cut faster than regular mill files and leave a smoother finish
Approximately 0.2" thick, 0.935" wide tapering to 0.71"
File length is measured exclusive of tang, from point to heel
American pattern files are available in 3 grades of cut:
bastard-cut, second-cut and smooth-cut
Swiss pattern files are offered in seven cuts: No. 00, 0, 1, 2, 3,
4 and 6 with #00 being the coarse, #6 the fine cut