Woodturning Handles

Handle with 5 Interchangeable Shanks Kit - Woodturning Tool Set

Sku: WTHS-5
$219.15

Woodturning set aluminum handle with 5 interchangeable steel shanks for square, round, and diamond shape carbide insert cutters. Square insert shank, radius face square insert shank, round insert shank, diamond insert shank, and round insert curved shank. Kit comes with a carbide insert knife and screw for each shank in the set. Shanks adjustable to desired length. A lathe carbide tool set ideal for the wood turning hobbyist. Square cutters are generally used for roughing, heavy cuts, and outside curves. Round cutters are generally used for inside curves and diamond shape cutters are generally used for detail work. Insert cutters are made using long wearing solid C3 carbide and polished for smoother cutting and longer life. Pen turning and bowl turning are common projects in woodturning.

Kit Overview:

1 Aluminum Handle with 5 Interchangeable and Adjustable Steel Shanks. - One shank for square, square radius, round, and diamond shape cutter and one curved end shank for round cutter. Includes cutter and screw for each shank with set of wrenches for kit.


Kit Details:

  • (1) Aluminum Shank Handle - 11-1/2" Length x 26 mm Diameter - 2 set screws hold rod securely in place, both ends can unscrew for cleaning or personal customizing
  • (1) Steel Shank for Square Cutter - 9-1/2" Length x 12 mm Diameter - Includes (1) WTI-2014144-SQ Square Carbide Insert and (1) MS-KS68 screw.
  • (1) Steel Shank for Radius Face Square Cutter - 9-5/8" Length x 12 mm Diameter - Includes (1) WTI-2515154-R50 Square Carbide Insert with Radius Faces and (1) MS-KS68 screw.
  • (1) Steel Shank for Round Cutter - 9-1/2" Length x 12 mm Diameter - Includes (1) WTI-R2512 Round Carbide Insert and (1) MS-KS48 screw.
  • (1) Steel Shank for Diamond Cutter - 9-5/8" Length x 12 mm Diameter - Includes (1) WTI-D2528-R.8 Diamond Shape Carbide Insert and (1) MS-KS48 screw.
  • (1) Curved End Steel Shank for Round Cutter - 12-3/4" Length x 12 mm Dia. with last 1-1/2" curving out 45 degrees resulting in insert being approx. 1" left of shank and handle center - Includes (1) WTI-R2512 Round Carbide Insert and (1) MS-KS48 screw.
  • Wrenches - Includes (1) T15 wrench used for the screws on the round and diamond insert shanks, (1) T20 wrench for the screws on the square and radius face insert shanks, and (1) Hex wrench used for the shank handle set screws.

Shank can be adjusted in the handle to desired length. Straight Shank max extension approx. 8" and min extension 3/4". Curved Shank max extension approx. 11" and min extension 2". Both set screws must be tightened down to shank before operation.