3/4" Diameter Barrel Trimmer Head
One of the most critical steps in turning top quality pens is squaring the ends of your pen blanks to provide a perfect, gap free mating surface for the pen kit parts. With the Whiteside Pen Mills,...
- Squares blanks accurately
- Proudly made in the USA
- Total flexibility; purchase only what is needed
Did not meet expectations
Heard this was a good trimmer to get because it stays sharp longer than others. It went dull after 4 or 5 cuts and had to sharpen. Was disappointed in the product especially coming from Whiteside.
Went Dull Quickly
This barrel trimmer went dull after trimming six slimline sets (domestic hardwoods). I've always thought Whitesides made quality tools (router bits) and I was glad to see their name on the packaging when I purchased it. I would have thought it would hold an edge a bit longer though. As a plus, it was fairly easy to sharpen it up in 5 minutes with a DMT fine diamond hone. Back to it...
Buy the carbide one
Great idea but will not stay sharp very long.