Choose the right hand file for the job, Every time

the most comprehensive file selection chart available!

File GuideSelecting the right hand file for your roughing or finishing application can sometimes be a challenge. We've compiled a comprehensive file selection chart that both helps you understand hand file basics and also utilizes charts based on material being filed, application, and profile.


Fill out the form on this page to download your Hand File Selection Chart! Find comprehensive reference that includes:

  • File Profile Selection Charts
  • File Selection Charts Based On Application
  • File Selection Charts Based On Material
  • File Fundamentals & Basics
  • Helpful filing tips from pros and file manufacturers
  • Step by step, how to instructions on straight filing, draw filing, and lathe filing