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'''Thread Boxes''' are the equivalent of '''Dies''' but are used for cutting screw threads in wood.
 
'''Thread Boxes''' are the equivalent of '''Dies''' but are used for cutting screw threads in wood.
  
  
They are usually supplied with two matching wood taps: one starter tap and one bottom tap to produce the equivalent internal thread.
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Matching '''Taps''' are available to produce the equivalent internal thread.
  
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Threads are cut most successfully in fine-grained woods (e.g. such as: beech, cherry and pear). Coarser [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wood_grain '''Grain'''] timbers, such as pine and oak are unsuitable except for large diameter threads. For best results, soak the wood to be threaded in oil (e.g. linseed, olive or vegetable oil) and wrap it in ‘cling film’ overnight.  
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Threads are cut most successfully in fine-grained woods ''(e.g. such as: beech, cherry and pear)''. Coarser [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wood_grain '''Grain'''] timbers, such as pine and oak are unsuitable except for large diameter threads. For best results, soak the wood to be threaded in oil ''(e.g. linseed, olive or vegetable oil)'' and wrap it in ‘cling film’ overnight.  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:01, 12 September 2016

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Description

Thread Boxes are the equivalent of Dies but are used for cutting screw threads in wood.


Features and Applications

Matching Taps are available to produce the equivalent internal thread.


Note: Threads are cut most successfully in fine-grained woods (e.g. such as: beech, cherry and pear). Coarser Grain timbers, such as pine and oak are unsuitable except for large diameter threads. For best results, soak the wood to be threaded in oil (e.g. linseed, olive or vegetable oil) and wrap it in ‘cling film’ overnight.


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Metric Tap and Die Set BA Tap & Die Set BSF & BSW Tap & Die Set UNF Tap and Die Set BSP Tap and Die Set T-Handle Reversible Ratchet Tap Wrench Hexagon Die Nut Set Tailstock Dieholder Screw Thread Chasers Screw Remover and Extractor Set