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Rosette/Circle Cutter

SPCC
 Rosette/Circle Cutter - top and bottom view.

This tool is great for marking and cutting the rosette trough, the soundhole, and the soundhole reinforcement material. It is well suited as a marking/cutting tool whenever a radius is called for. The SPCC is milled from aluminum and the radius is adjustable from 1 5/16" (33mm) to 6" (152mm) radii. The blade is high carbon steel made by Ron Hock. Wrenches are included.

NOTE: Make sure that the flat side of the blade faces the ledge that is to be 90 degrees. On the initial pass, rotate the cutter slowly as you move into the grain to avoid tear out. Be sure to keep your blade sharp.

Luthier and Instructor Robert O'Brien shows how to use the Rosette Circle Cutter in 3 parts: 
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PART 1
Sharpening
and Set-up
PART 2 
Cutting the
Rosette Channel
PART 3 
Installing
the Rosette

 

 

 


SKU Product Name In Stock Each  
SPCC Rosette/circle cutter, black anodized Yes $87.73
SPGB Schneider gramil/circle cutter replacement blade
Yes $4.36