Tools for Working Wood
Mill Files
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Code: MS-MF.XX
 4" Mill File - smooth cut (none of the handles fit properly) ($7.95) In Stock
 8" Mill File - smooth cut (uses #5 handle) ($8.95) In Stock
Mill files are used by woodworkers primarily for jointing scrapers and saws. The 8" file is pretty standard for jointing scrapers and can also be used for jointing saws.The file is just under 1/8" thick (3mm). We decided to stock the 4" mill file as well for fitting into a saw jointer and for smaller stuff. We are not sure if the 4" is a distinct improvement, but it seemed like a good idea. It's a really cute file, with about half the thickness of the 8" size, so it has a little flex. Both are "smooth cut," which will give you a nice finish. Note: all 4 sides of the files have teeth cut. Branded Grobet.  
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Customer Reviews:

Excellent for Sharpening!

By: Stephen (Sep, 2013)

I was having a hard time getting a good edge on my card scraper until I decided to get this 8 inch Mill File and what a difference! I highly recommend this file to anyone looking for excellent quality at an affordable price! It cut my sharpening time in more than half. I even wrote a blog post about it to spread the word.
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