Also known as parting blades, these lathe tools have a single cutting edge at one or both ends of the tool that moves radially into bar stock or a workpiece to cut off a section.
These lathe tools have a single cutting edge at one end of the tool.
Steel with Carbide-Tipped
Without V-Grooved Tip
Featuring a single cutting edge at both ends of the tool, these double-end lathe tools can make twice as many cuts as a single-end tool before the cutting edges need to be resharpened. When one cutting edge becomes worn, the tool can be rotated to expose the second cutting edge.