Package deal comprises the Tormek T-8 Water Cooled Sharpening System and the Tormek TNT-708 Woodturner's Accessory Kit.
Tormek T-8 Water Cooled Sharpening System
The Tormek T-8 sharpening system is the perfect answer to your sharpening requirements. For any professional or amateur needing a versatile, reliable and repeatable sharpening system, the T-8 should be on the top of your list. The T-8 has a 250mm x 50mm water-cooled grindstone and a 220mm x 31mm leather tyred honing wheel. Powered by a quiet 200W motor, Tormek’s unique and efficient drive system maintains constant speed, even under load. Tools can be sharpened with the Supergrind wheel cutting towards or away from the edge. The T-8 features a strong, cast-alloy casing. The mounting sleeves for the universal support are an integral part of the casting. The design eliminates the possibility of any misalignment between the universal support and the grinding wheel. The universal support bar has a micro-adjuster, which makes setting up or replicating a sharpening angle easy and highly accurate. The Advanced Water Trough features a screw lift mechanism. You can fit it, fill it and then by simply turning the knob, raise the trough to bring the water into contact with the stone. It makes removing the trough for emptying just as simple. The T-8 includes a magnetic scraper for efficient cleaning. The unit has an NVR safety switch with a strong waterproof cover. The T-8 is suitable for use in education and other areas where an NVR switch is a necessity. The T-8 includes TT-50 Truing and Dressing Tool, SP-650 Stone Grader, WM-200 Angle Setting Guide, PA-70 Honing Paste and Dressing Oil for the honing wheel. In addition, there is a comprehensive handbook and Tormek DVD all packed in a strong storage tray. The T-8 also includes the SE-77 upgraded jig for square edge tools. Its design has a movable side and fine adjustment. This ensures a precise 90° angle between your blade’s edge and side. It also offers the possibility to create a slightly cambered edge. The Tormek wet-grinding method leaves a polished, burr-free edge without overheating the tool. Wet grinding significantly extends the life of your tools; it removes less material without affecting the temper of the steel.
Tormek TNT-708 Woodturner's Accessory Kit
A comprehensive kit of jigs for those using woodturning tools; this kit offers Tormek accessories at great value for money.
Kit contains the following Tormek machine accessories:
SVD-186 Universal Gouge Jig
SVS-50 Multi Jig
SVD-110 Torlock Tool Rest
TTS-100 Turning Tool Setter
LA-120 Profiled Honing Wheel
MH-380 Protective Cover
TNT-300 DVD and tuition manual
|Grinding Wheel Diameter||250 mm|
|Nett Weight||14.8 kg|
|Overall L x W x H||270 mm x 270 mm x 330 mm|
|Wheel Width||50 mm|
7 March 2017
excellent valueif you have a workshop/garage/man cave with plenty of cutting tools, this is the one for you. the set up is so easy and i had a perfect chisel on the first go within minutes. in the kit is a box of sticking plasters !!!. " wont need them". wrong, i picked up that first chisel and it went through the palm of my hand with out me realising it. i didn,t know until everything turned red. the quality is what you expect from sweden. you can turn the worst chisel in your box into the best you've got. As for plane irons, when sharpened put a piece of mahogany in the vice and go across the grain. it comes off thinner than a rizla in one peice until you touch it and it turns to dust. it's a pleasure to cut up food in the kitchen. try the tomato test.