Hand Tools

Subject:
Dominy reamer *PIC*
Response To:
Re: Tapered reamer ()

Warren in Lancaster, PA
The Dominy collection contained a reamer (right) which would be suitable for tangs and easy to make. This one fits into a bitstock.

Reamers are illustrated in Roubo Plate 320, Figure 15, and in Diderot. I think a four sided reamer would be best for tangs.

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