The Straight Line Cutter is for scribing inlay grooves parallel to an edge to receive a piece of stringing. It cuts grooves of various thickness depending upon the cutter. Maximum cutting distance from edge is 4 1/8" (10.47cm).
Hard Maple body and shaft. Blades are made from Swedish Spring Steel. Other parts are Brass and Steel. Blade Specs: Blades are made of Spring Steel hardened to RC 52. The standard blade is .030" (.762mm) thick. Thicker blades (.041", .055", and .062") are also available. Thicker blades are hardened to Rc 45-50.