Whether you are using a traditional 10a blade for high precision cutting, an ACM 11 on fine wood veneers, an ACM 16 for stencilling or an ACM 18 for smooth chiselling the Swann-Morton ranges include a blade and handle combination for every occasion. For the hobby enthusiast, graphic designer, artist, modeller and those working with wood including marquetry and parquetry or even some of the world’s leading micro carvers such as Willard Wigan, Swann-Morton has become the tool of choice.
Below is a list of common product uses. If you would like contribute to this list, please fill in the form opposite.
|Product Name||Common uses|
|ACM No. 1 Handle||
ACM No.10 Blade - General cutting and light carving.
|ACM No. 2 Handle||
ACM No.2 Blade - High precision cutting of medium and heavy duty materials.
|ACM No. 5 Handle||
Heavy duty red handle for use with ACM blade shapes 2, 18, 22, 24 and 28.
|No.3 Handle sets||
No.10a blades - Graphic design, precise trimming of light weight materials such as polystyrene, resins and balsa wood, model build projects and jewellery industry.
Manny Monroy - User
I been using these type of handles and blades for a long time. They feel good and have many blade options. Used to use Xacto knives.
|Plastic Craft Tool||
Craft Tool Knives for Marquetry, modelling, craft, studio work and horticulture.
Chas Baldwin - User
I use a retractaway in my job as a Medical Equipment Service Engineer where I need on some occasions a fine sharp blade. The beauty of the knife is when the blade is retracted it is safe to store in my tool box.
Maurice Cornelius - User
I use mount board as a basis for my fabric covered boxes, that are available from 4" square up to a maximum size of 9" X 7". The card is recycled and readily available from the local picture framer.
I use the Swann Morton Supatool, and have placed an order for a packet of 50 spare blades.
Disposable guarded Trimaway Knives are for trimming light weight materials as well as being used generally on artwork, craft and model making projects.
Disposable guarded Trimaway 01 knives are for trimming medium and heavy duty materials such as plastic, rubber and silicone.