This matched Italian made bending block set helps in the forming of tubing or shanks for the goldsmith or various half round shapes for the metalsmith. The flat half round forming block has twelve different half-round grooves each grooved is matched with it's own 100 mm (4") length steel round rod. Rod diameters are precisely made slightly smaller than the half round channels they fit into so as to accommodate your metal being formed.
Rod Diameters are 2.7 mm, 3.7 mm, 4.7 mm, 5.8 mm, 6.8 mm, 7.8 mm, 8.8 mm, 9.8 mm, 11.8 mm, 14.8 mm, 19.8 mm and 24.8 mm. Includes a fitted base. Made in Italy of the finest quality, expertly hardened tool steel.
The steel bending block with half round grooves measures 120 mm x 90 mm x 30 mm (4-3/4" x 3-1/2" x 1-1/8").
Slot diameters are: 3 mm, 4 mm, 5 mm, 6 mm, 7 mm, 8 mm, 9 mm, 10 mm, 12 mm, 16 mm, 20 mm and 25 mm.
We also sell this bending block separately. See part number 125.163.