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Forum topic by DKV posted 08-24-2012 09:38 PM 1266 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-24-2012 09:38 PM

I have this rasp that I really like, given to me by my father-in-law. I would like some more in different sizes and shapes. However, I can’t find any online. I’ve included a couple of pix. Maybe someone will recognize the rasp and help me out. The handle says Disston 404C. Here are the pix.

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#1 posted 08-24-2012 10:02 PM

Doesn’t look like any rasp I’ve seen…......


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#2 posted 08-24-2012 10:30 PM

Bill, here are a couple of closeups. The rasp feels like course sandpaper but you can see there is plenty of room between the little nodules(?) for fast self clean out of material.

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#3 posted 08-24-2012 10:32 PM

Looks like a product called “Dragon Skin” – a sort of very aggressive sandpaper.


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#4 posted 08-24-2012 10:50 PM

A Rasp usually has a Very Rough Finish to it.

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#5 posted 08-24-2012 11:10 PM

You might like the excellent Microplane line of tools. You can order direct. Google “microplane” and go to the woodworking section.


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#6 posted 08-24-2012 11:29 PM

Here is the official name.

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