Indexable Turning Tools or indexable cutters, are cutting tools used in woodworking and machining. Indexable means that the cutting edge can be replaced when dulled or damaged. This allows for maximum efficiency in a working environment when quick and easy changes to the cutting surface are necessary.
Turning Tools is a broad description of the types of cutting edges and pieces that are used in shaping applications. Turning refers to shaping a spinning or "turning" work piece, the work piece is often wood or metal. Tools used in this way are called turning tools, examples of such indexable turning tools offered by R.S. Hughes are: indexable parting tools, indexable hollowing tools, and gouging tools.
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