Wood lapping sticks are used for lapping and polishing metal.
hard and soft wood lapping sticks are commonly used for polishing mould tools and tool steel. wood bobs are sometimes used instead of felt bobs as they are harder and give a little bit more cut. wooden lapping sticks would maintain their shape and work great for slots, corners and edges.
Diamond compound is commonly used with mounted wooden lapping sticks to create a hight polish.
- Round mounted lapping sticks can be used either in a rotary tool or with a reciprocator.
- Square mounted lapping sticks can be used with a reciprocator.
Both options are used with lapping paste such as Ultralap or Diamond Compound.