Small handles are typically made in birch or maple, drilled ends, crossbored, ferruled to strengthen if needed, finished as desired. These are all custom made in most any shape and in large quantity, are made from a specific block of steel, custom ground to turn the desired outside profile of the handle. A single lathe can turn nearly 10,000 handles per shift, with the best of operators and mechanics backing them up with finely tuned machines. Smaller quantities are typically made in CNC lathes.
Some common Species for Small Wooden Tool Handles include, but is not limited to:
Secondary Operations as well as Printing & Finishing options are available.
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