File Sets

File sets are a group of file tools in different shapes and sizes that come in a set. These sets contain files that are used to remove fine amounts of material from a workpiece. A file is mostly handheld and are a length of metal with teeth cut into at least one of its sides that is used for shaping or smoothing off a piece of material by cutting away some of it. Files are shaped rectangular, square, triangular or round cross section.
Files are used for:-
• Metal working
• Wood work
• Plastic
• Sharpen of other tools such as saws and knives
• Precise finishes on small parts
Files can be used to remove unwanted sharp slivers from a piece of metal that are left along its corners after it has been cut or sharpened.
There are many different types of files from materials, sizes, shapes, cuts and tooth configuration and these file sets will have them all in one.
Types of Files

• Mill files
• Veneer knife files
• Taper saw files
• Double ended saw files
• Crosscut files
• Cant saw files
• Web saw files
• Chainsaw files
• Auger bit files
• Hand files
• Flat files
• Handy files
• Warding files

You can also find more information and products here:-
Engineers Files
File Handles
Needle Files
Thread Files

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Description Price Set Type Number of Pieces Set Contents Material Length Coarseness
RS Stock No. 351-8223
Mfr. Part No.VLA 2483-2
1 Set
Needle File Set 12 Round; Half Round; 3 Square; Flat / Warding; Knife; Oval; Pillar; Barrette; Crossing; Marking; Crochet; Round Edge Chrome Steel 160mm Second Cut
RS Stock No. 285-9315
Mfr. Part No.VLA 2453-2
1 Set
Needle File Set 6 Round; Half Round; 3 Square; Square; Flat / Warding; Pillar Chrome Steel 160mm Second Cut