Narex Hand Cut Stitched Cabinet Maker's Rasps 15-1/2" Overall
These hands cut rasp are made by Narex Bystrice of the Czech Republic who has been in the business of making premium edge tools for over a century. Cabinet maker's rasps are generally used for shaping work and can remove a lot of material quickly and leave a smooth surface. These rasp blades are drop-forged and then carefully ground to final shape. The teeth are carefully stitched by hand to a uniform height, but with a slightly irregular pattern. This allows the rasp to cut quickly yet leave an even surface with no scratch pattern. Blades are stitched right to the edge to allow working in tight corners. This rasp will work equally well with both right and left handers. In cross-section, the blade is curved on the top and flat on the back. Blade are 10” long. Handles are 5-1/2” x 1-3/8” round and made from dense European Hornbeam. Overall lengths are 15-1/2”. Blades are 1-1/8” at their widest and taper to 3/4”. These rasps come in coarse, medium or fine.
- Coarse: 10 teeth per sq CM or 64 teeth sq/inch
- Medium: 30 teeth per sq/cm or 192 teeth per sq/in
- Fine: 60 teeth per sq/cm or 384 teeth per sq/in.