Thonging Iron Ten Teeth (mm)
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The ten tooth thonging iron helps you to create consistent straight stitching rows. Straight stitches can make the difference between average and great looking handmade leather goods. Pair this iron with a two tooth iron for curves so that you can tackle nearly any leather sewing project.
These thonging irons are precision ground to perfection. They have a range of spacing options from 3.0mm to 4.5mm between each tooth.
Thonging irons create a horizontal hole that allows you to use leather lacing instead of thread. Their small punch size also enables you to use thread with these irons and create a straight stitch in a grooved channel.
Thonging irons are set with multiple teeth in a row, making it easier to produce beautiful straight lines of stitches. thonging irons can mark the leather deeper than a wheel and make it easier to follow up with your leather awl when sewing. Using a thonging iron also helps maintain the sharpness of your sewing awl since the irons are doing most of the work.
When comparing Korean and French thonging iron or wheel sizes, use the conversion list below:
3.0mm = Number 9
3.4mm = Number 8
3.8mm = Number 7
4.5mm = Number 6
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The award winning tool company, Doldokki has been innovating and modernizing tool designs in Korea since 2007. Founded by an automotive designer, they quickly established a reputation for high quality, beautiful tools.
These sleek, ergonomic tools use a variety of exotic hardwoods include ebony, rosewood, cocobolo and Lignum Vitae. The range of woods used helps to give each hand made tool more unique characteristics. They are made from SKD11 (D2) steel that is masterfully hardened to 60 Rc and shaped to its final dimensions. The semi-stainless finish and greater hardness ensures better wear and retention of sharp edges.
Each tool is hand-made in short production runs and comes ready to use immediately for your leather crafting needs.