Involute Cutter Set

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ctwo
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Involute Cutter Set

Post by ctwo » Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:34 pm

Why is this in the junk drawer? Because I suspect too good to be true, even from our friends...

#1-8, 16DP, 14.5PA, HSS, sixteen bux.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/22mm-Inner-14- ... Swc7td~F9N

Let's hope I don't forget to get my money back in two months...
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jcfx
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Re: Involute Cutter Set

Post by jcfx » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:22 am

Maybe it's so cheap because the OD and bore are metric ?

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Re: Involute Cutter Set

Post by Russ Hanscom » Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:24 pm

The one chinese involute gear cutter I got did have a metric bore, but I knew that going in and just made a suitable bushing. I need to cut one 16 PG gear, hoping the cheap cutter will last that long in steel - yet to be tried.

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