The Torquata 6mm Bead Forming Tool is your economical entry into quality woodturning. This tool works very much like a scraper, allowing you to form beads on spindles and other exterior surfaces. This Torquata Bead Forming Tool is perfect for anyone wanting to get into woodturning.
A bead former is a very useful tool, great for decorating and detailing the surfaces of your turned pieces. If you are getting into woodturning, or just want to add turned elements to your woodwork, check out Torquata’s range of economical woodturning tools and accessories specified for the Australian woodturner.
Bead Forming Tool specifications
- Tool steel – M2 HSS
- Euro Beech handle with steel ferrule
- Bead machining width 6mm
- Blade width 13mm
- Blade thickness 5mm
- Blade length 150mm
- Handle length 320mm
- Overall length 470mm
The Torquata 6mm Bead Forming Tool
With their machined bead forming cutter, Bead Forming Tools are a predictable and safe tool to use when turning decorative beads. Yes, you can simply use standard tools to make a bead, however they are a little tricky and it’s easy to make a mess of by giving them a flat surface rather than a lovely round dome. This bead forming tool eliminates this problem once and for all.
M2 High Speed Steel (HSS) steel
Torquata woodturning tools are made with M2 HSS steel. This is a hard tungsten-molybdenum high-speed steel used widely for making cutting tools and equipment. It is hard wearing, holds an edge and easily sharpened making it a perfect steel for woodturning tools.
Ergonomic Euro Beech Handle
These Torquata turning tools feature an ergonomic European Beech handle with steel ferrule. Euro Beech is strong, durable hardwood that is excellent for making tool handles. These chisels handles are attractive, super smooth and feel great in the hand. Turn for hours with ease.
Tough plastic packaging
Your new Torquata woodturning chisel comes securely packaged in a tough plastic container. Your tool will arrive in mint condition. Use the packaging to store your new tool permanently.
All Torquata products are backed by a limited lifetime warranty. Turn easy knowing you are covered.
Torquata produce a range of router bits, saw blades, woodturning tools and woodworking accessories specified for the Australian woodworker. Torquata tools economical, versatile and well made. Torquata means affordable quality.