Tag Archives: Burrs

New Power Carving Burs 2021

Meta Description: Carl discovers and reviews Manpa Concave Eye Cutters, Manpa Mini Triangle & Round Cutters, Rotary Chisels, and Maillefer Concave Cutter Burrs.

In the last year I have been playing around with some new power carving burs. Well, maybe the big 3 wing ones are not really burs. I saw and learned about most of them on Instagram.

Friends and students who have visited my studio really like them. They asked me to write about them.

I like all of them. But, I don’t like the price! They are definitely not cheap!
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Round Ball Carving Burrs

Meta Description: Good, but not great, round ball carving burrs from Rio Grande. 3/16" and bigger.

I have been on a quest to find some good carving burrs for a while. The market seems to be flooded with way to much crap coming in from China, etc. Burrs that do not run true at high speed. They vibrate all over the place at high speed.

I have also been looking for round ball carving burrs bigger than a 3/16″.
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