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GW5 2" Rotary Shaper Gift Set

Microplane GW5 2

Save 10% when you buy this 2 pc set!

Price: $21.99
Item Number: GW5

Whether a lifelong woodworker or just beginning, our Microplane® 2" Rotary Shaper Drill Press Attachment will help them do great work quickly and easily. The 2" rotary shaper is able to take off larger amounts of wood at the same spindle speed as the 1". The woodworker can make rough cuts as well as finishing cuts. These Rotary Shapers are great for freehanded contouring of wood. Gift Set includes one replacement blade.

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  • Requires very little sanding after use (finish sanding only).
  • Each shaper creates small shavings instead of dust for a healthier work environment.
  • Can be used with either a drill press or a hand drill.
  • Blades will not clog.
  • Replaceable blades. (View instructions.)
  • Dimensions: 2" cutting diameter, 3.5" total height with shaft, cutting blade height: 2 1/8".
  • Fits 5/16" (.3125") or larger chuck.
  • Shaft Diameter: 5/16" (.3125").
  • Weight: 4 oz.
  • Materials: Blades made of 400 series stainless steel.
  • Recommended 1000-2000 RPM
  • Do Not Exceed 2500 RPM
  • Blade made in USA. Molded in Mexico.

  • Microplane's etching technology creates an extremely sharp cutting tooth. Feed work slowly with light pressure until you become accustomed to the effectiveness.
  • Use on wood, plastic, sheetrock, rubber, and similar materials.
  • Use as an alternative to coarse sandpaper
  • Use to remove saw marks from edges or bumps from band saw cuts.
  • Great for planing a door for better fit.
  • Try it on freehanding wood shapes.

The Microplane Rotary Shaper rotates clockwise.

Materials being fed into the shaper should be fed left of center to reduce kickback.

Where are these tools made?

The blades are made in Russellville, Arkansas. The tools are molded and assembled at our plant in Mexico.

Who produced the video shown on this page?

All thanks go to our friends at Axminster Tool Centre in the UK. (The European distributor for Microplane Woodworking.)

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