I have been on a quest to find some good carving burs for a while. The market seems to be flooded with way to much crap coming in from China, etc. Burs that do not run true at high speed. They vibrate all over the place at high speed.
I have also been looking for round ball carving burs bigger than a 3/16″.
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I have found that the “Sanding Wheel Brushes” from McMaster-Carr are a good alternative to the “3M Radial Bristle Discs” that I talk about in my
“Power Carving Textures” blog entry. Continue reading Sanding Wheel Brush →
Updated: 8/10/2022. This is an old blog entry. All of the information is still valid. But, you should also click
here to check out my other “Carving” blog entries.
Here is some information I put together for a Power Carving Textures demo that I am doing at my local club.
I learned most of the stuff presented here in various wood turning symposiums and classes. Mostly from Al Stirt.
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