Click for larger image and other views Image is representative of the product family. Select individual products in the table below for more specific images and product specifications

How can we improve our images or Product Specifications?

Simonds Flat Hand File, American Pattern, Double Cut, Rectangular

Be the first to review this item

Product Specifications
Exterior Finish
Uncoated
Pattern Name
American Pattern
Item Shape
Rectangular
Cut Type
Double Cut
Style Name
Flat Hand File
UNSPSC Code
27111929
Brand Name
Simonds

This item is no longer available

These items ship for FREE with 2-Day Shipping on orders over $50. (Details)

Want it delivered on Mon, Dec 22? Order in-stock items in the next 1 day 46 mins and choose One-Day Shipping at checkout.

  • Share
Currently showing 1-17 of 17
Item length string Item width string Item thickness string Coarseness rating Part number ASIN

The Amazon Standard Item Number (ASIN) uniquely identifies
the item in the AmazonSupply.com (and Amazon) catalog.

Available

If an item is currently out of stock, but has an estimated lead time, you can place an order now and we will ship it as soon as it is available.
You can also order more than we currently have in stock.
Read more about back orders in our help section.

Price  
All All All All All      
Currently showing 1-17 of 17
10 inches 31/32 inches 11/64 inches Coarse 73234000 B00018AGBY yes $10.10 Buy Options
10 inches 31/32 inches 11/64 inches Fine 73235000 B00018AGCI yes $13.87 Buy Options
10 inches 31/32 inches 11/64 inches Medium 73234500 B00018AGC8 yes $13.23 Buy Options
12 inches 1-5/32 inches 7/32 inches Coarse 73236000 B00018AGCS yes $13.07 Buy Options
12 inches 1-5/32 inches 7/32 inches Fine 73237000 B00018AGDC yes $17.63 Buy Options
12 inches 1-5/32 inches 7/32 inches Medium 73236500 B00018AGD2 yes $14.31 Buy Options
14 inches 1-11/32 inches 5/16 inches Coarse 73238000 B0002FU8ZU yes $16.95 Buy Options
14 inches 1-11/32 inches 5/16 inches Fine 73239000 B0002FU90Y yes $17.55 Buy Options
4 inches 7/16 inches 5/64 inches Coarse 73227000 B00018AEZW yes $5.67 Buy Options
4 inches 7/16 inches 5/64 inches Fine 73228000 B00018AF0G yes $18.85 Buy Options
4 inches 7/16 inches 5/64 inches Medium 73227500 B00018AF06 yes $8.44 Buy Options
6 inches 19/32 inches 7/64 inches Coarse 73229500 B00018AGAA yes $7.29 Buy Options
6 inches 19/32 inches 7/64 inches Fine 73230500 B00018AGAU yes $9.37 Buy Options
6 inches 19/32 inches 7/64 inches Medium 73230000 B00018AGAK yes $7.80 Buy Options
8 inches 25/32 inches 9/64 inches Coarse 73232000 B00018AGB4 yes $9.15 Buy Options
8 inches 25/32 inches 9/64 inches Fine 73233000 B00018AGBO yes $10.59 Buy Options
8 inches 25/32 inches 9/64 inches Medium 73232500 B00018AGBE yes $10.23 Buy Options

Key Features

  • Rectangular shape for smoothing and shaping straight surfaces
  • File tapers in width and thickness to ease access into slots
  • American pattern file for non-precision material removal
  • Double-cut, variable-pitch teeth on both sides for rapid removal of material
  • Tang for use with an optional handle (sold separately)

Product Description

The Simonds flat hand file has a rectangular shape with double-cut, variable-pitch American pattern teeth on both sides for smoothing and shaping straight surfaces. The file tapers slightly toward the point in width to ease access into slots. It has double-cut American pattern teeth on each side for rapid material removal, and the teeth are variably pitched to help reduce chattering and prolong tool life. The file has single-cut teeth on the edges for finishing, sharpening, and deburring. The tang can be used with an optional handle for secure gripping (sold separately).

Hand files are used to remove material and smooth and shape workpieces. They have forward-facing cutting teeth and cut when pushed over either a stationary or rotating workpiece. Single-cut teeth are single rows cut diagonally across the width of the file. Double-cut teeth have two sets of rows cut in opposite directions. American pattern files have three coarseness grades. Coarse, also known as bastard cut, is suitable for efficient, heavy material removal where finish is not a concern. Medium, also known as second cut, offers average material removal and finish quality. Fine, also known as smooth cut, provides the smoothest finish. Swiss pattern files have eight coarseness grades, from 00 (coarse), 0 (medium), and 1 to 6 (fine to finest), offering a smoother finish than equivalent American pattern files. For Swiss pattern files the length of the tool is the length of the blade, not counting the tang, which is the pointed end fitted for a handle; for American pattern files the length of the tool is its entire length, including the tang.

Simonds International manufactures tools for cutting and finishing. The company, founded in 1832, is headquartered in Fitchburg, MA.

How can we improve our Product Description?

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.

Be the first to review this item

Go to the HomePage

Order by Phone
M-F 8am-8pm ET, Sat-Sun 8am-5pm ET 800-220-4242

My Account| Returns| Help

Website Feedback| Contact Us| Sell on AmazonSupply| Become an Affiliate

Privacy Notice| Conditions of Use

Follow Us 

© 2014 Amazon.com, Inc. and its affiliates.