Soba HSS Lathe Tools

January 14, 2018 Nigel 0

A review of a set of pre-ground Soba HSS Lathe Tools in 12mm high speed steel. This is a bit of a cheat as it is not that hard to grind your own lathe tools, [more…]

high speed steels

High Speed Steel

January 14, 2018 Nigel 0

High Speed Steel, abbreviated HSS and commonly just listed or described as HSS. A hard steel, about 6 times harder than carbon steel, used for metal cutting tools as it remains hard even at dull red [more…]