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5/8" Shank - Box Tool - Drawings & Instructions

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5/8" Shank - Box Tool - Drawings & Instructions
Part #58020-CONFIG

Availability: In stock

Box Tool with 5/8" shank is used to accurately reduce the diameter of parts on turret lathes

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Features:  Improved Version

  • Drawings include one-piece body and shank for a more rigid tool and a two-piece body for those with a milling machine with limited size capacity
  • Accurately reduces diameter of turned part to finish size in one pass
  • Produces lightly burnished surface needing no further finishing
  • Easy to fabricate using standard materials
  • Use in any tailstock or bed turret taking 5/8" tooling


  • Turning diameter: .375"
  • Diameter adjustment accuracy: +/-.001"
  • Cutter blade: .250 sq. HSS
  • Backrests: .188 sq. HSS
  • Shank diameter: 5/8"

Drawings & Instructions:

  • 3 - 11 x 17 sheets fully engineered CAD drawings and materials list for one and two-piece tools
  • 7 pages step-by-step construction instructions, cutter blade grinding, and recommended speeds and feeds - with photos, diagrams, and tables

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