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Floats

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Floats, popular among patternmakers and cabinetmakers of the past, have regained popularity among modern hand tool users. Ideal for smoothing wood surfaces, such as the cheeks of tenons or the sides of mortises; or anywhere that a flat smooth surface is desired.rnVery easy to get a flat surface, both with the grain and agains...

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Floats, popular among patternmakers and cabinetmakers of the past, have regained popularity among modern hand tool users. Ideal for smoothing wood surfaces, such as the cheeks of tenons or the sides of mortises; or anywhere that a flat smooth surface is desired.rnVery easy to get a flat surface, both with the grain and against it. Very little chipping at the edges of the work piece.rnAll my floats are heat-treated giving them a surface hardness of 60 HRC, and now I manually sharpen each tooth twice,  before and after tempering.

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Floats There are 5 products.

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  • 1 Review(s)

    This float is a variation of the straight float, allowing access to the recessed surfaces. Width 25 mm - Thickness 4mm - Working length 90 mm - Overall length with handle 260mm

    47,06 €
  • The width of this float allows it to easily write a surface perfectly flat and smooth. Width: 25 mm - Thickness: 4mm - Working length: 180 mm - Overall length: 330mm

    39,74 €
  • Available only with cutting direction "pushing". Here is a new interesting tool that I produce according to the idea of an Austrian cabinetmaker: this float has two sides of work. One side with perpendicular teeth and common spacing, for quick and easy flattening work, and on the other side of the oblique and tighter teeth to refine the smoothing of the...

    52,28 €
  • Available with cutting direction "pushing" and "pulling". The pointed eaves work the sides of the mortises. Total length = 320mm Working area: max. = 24mm / length = 170mm / thickness = 3mm.

    39,74 €
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    Available with "push" and "pull" cutting direction. Float for mortises, with 4 different widths: 13mm, 10mm, 8mm and 6mm. They are excellent for squaring the mortises to the extremities, or the cheeks of the tenons. Overall length = 240mm. Usable area: length = 90mm / thickness = 6mm.

    39,74 €
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