This HSS 1" square nose tool will keep a sharpened edge about six times longer than carbon steel and resist "blued" softening from overheating during grinding or from heavy turning. Ash handles...
- High speed steel resists "blued" softening from overheating
- Sharpened edge lasts 6 times longer than carbon steel
- Ash handle
- Brass ferrule
Sorby Square Nose a "must have"
I gained great respect for "Sorby Square Nose 1" " . It gave me much more steadiness to even out the outside of my turning projects. The "square nose" made the required process move much faster. It made much more fun out of achieving a smooth surface.