Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: New England
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Re: Steer me to a good tap and die set?
I my opinion, cheap Taps and dies are a waste of money. But a good set is really expensive.
I have a "decent" set of Irwin Hanson so that I always have a tap if I need it or a die to clean up a thread - current cost about $170.
For specific projects I look on e-bay and find one or two individual Morse taps in the appropriate size.
You can also find small sets of about 10 Morse taps with the matching drill bits for about $100 +/-
And +1 for TapMagic
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