Swiss made Glardon-Vallorbe Oval needle files have round handles. Needle file lengths are measured from tip to tip including the handles.
Things you should know about ordering hand files:
Glardon-Vallorbe Swiss Made Needle Files are measured from the point where the teeth begin to the end of the file.
Glardon-Vallorbe Swiss Made Needle Files are graded with a number from 00 for coarsest to 6 for finest. Remember, the higher the number the finer the cut.
Oval files are oval shaped gradually tapering to end in a rounded point. All sides are cut. Cut and usable to the point. Used primarily for filing interior curved surfaces. The double radius makes possible the filing at the junction of two curved surfaces.
Measurements given are at the thickest point. Part Nos. Legacy Part Nos. Length-Cut
6-1/4" Cut 0 Coarse
6-1/4" Cut 2 Medium
6-1/4" Cut 4 Fine
Choose from a variety of lengths and cuts above.
Length - Width x Thickness
160mm (6-1/4") - 3.9mm x 2.5mm
Cut # - Description
0 - Coarse
2 - Medium
4 - Fine
Glardon-Vallorbe Swiss Made Needle Files-The world's standard for quality and performance!
Glardon-Vallorbe Swiss Made Needle Files are manufactured to precise production standards, using a combination of machine cutting and hand craftsmanship to produce the most accurate, best cutting, and longest-lasting files in the world.
They are made of the finest heat-tempered, chrome alloy steel and have the "right" feel, action and balanced desired by all true craftsmen. Glardon-Vallorbe Swiss Made Needle Files deliver superior performance on all metals. Simply the best you can buy!