Dapping & Forming Blocks, Dapping Dies, Bezel Blocks
Punches & Cutters

 

Dapping Blocks & Dapping Dies
Dapping tools are used to shape softer metals and waxes by punching into the depression of the blocks and dies. The punches and blacks are matched so that perfect hemispheres and domes can be formed in specified sizes.  
 

Large, Flat Dapping Block

  • Large block features 27 depressions ranging 116" to 1".  Size 5 ⅛ x 2½ x ⅞"

  • Fully ground alloy steel.  Mirror polished finish.

  • Opposite side is ground flat and polished.  Can be used as a bench block.

    DAP-127.00 Buy                   Price $49.95

Flat Designer Dapping Block

  • Small dapping block offers 22 depressions ranging from ⅛" to 1".  Both sides shown in pix to left.

  • There are 8 half cylinders on the sides of the block, ranging from 316" to 1" and 14 half spheres on front and back ranging in size from ⅛" to 1".     Size 4 x 2½ x 78".

    DAP-114.00 Buy                   Price $69.95
 

Lead Dapping Block

  • Used as a base when chasing, cutting and stamping.  Measures 3½" x 3½" x 1". 


    Stock# 25.061 Buy         Price  $17.00

Dapping Dies

Dapping dies have a polished finish with depressions up to 1¾".  Used to make beads and shape metals.  Available in both steel and bronze.

Description Depressions Size Stock# Price
Steel 21 2½" DAP-125.00 Buy $30.95
Bronze 41 2" DAP-126.00 Buy $35.50

 

Dapping Punches
   Use with dapping blocks to shape metals.  Made of tool steel and case hardened.
 

12 Piece Set in Wood Stand

  • Set of twelve anodized steel punches with highly polished heads.

  • Sizes include ¾", 2532", 1316", ⅞", 1516" and 1" 

    DAP-712.00 Buy                   Price $43.95
 

24 Piece Set in Wood Stand

  • Set of twenty-four anodized steel punches with highly polished heads.

  • Sizes include ½", 932", 1932", 5/8", 1116", 2332", ¾", 2532", 1316", ⅞", 1516" and 1" 

    DAP-713.00 Buy                   Price $69.95

 

Dapping Sets

Essential Dapping Set
Just the basics, excellent quality, affordable.  Perfect for the beginner.

Includes eight dapping tools with matching block-  really all one needs for virtually any job.  Cavity sizes are 28, 24, 20, 18, 15, 12, 9 and 6 mm (with corresponding punches).  Block is completely smooth on opposite side for use as a bench block.  This set is made of polished steel and comes in a beautiful and functional wooden stand.  

DAP-708.00 Buy              Price  $39.95

24 PC Dapping Set
For doming a great range of sizes.  Excellent quality at an affordable price.

The dapping block has 18 depressions and features 24 punches to dome a great many sizes.  Punches range from 3.5 to 25.4 mm and are made of case-hardened steel for years of performance.  Depressions in the 2"x2"x2" block range from 3 to 35 mm.  This set comes with beautiful hardwood stand to keep it all well organized.  

DAP-705.00 Buy              Price  $69.95

Deluxe Dapping & Design
Comprehensive 63 piece dapping set complete with wood stand..  Kit includes:

  • 30 piece set of dapping punches sizes 2.8 mm to 50.8 mm

  • 22 piece set of cutter 2.8 mm to 22.2 mm

  • 5 piece set of ID dapping punches.  The ID punches are made to be 1 mm smaller than regular punches to allow for the metal thickness.

  • 1 pc. 2" x 2" dapping block

  • 1 pc. 2½" x 2½"  dapping block

  • 1 pc. 27 depressions flat dapping block

  • 1 pc designers flat dapping block

228.500 Buy              Price  $645.71     This is a special order item subject to a 15% restocking charge if returned

Cupola Punch & Die Sets
Used for forming large spherical shapes.  Made of quality tool steel hardened to 50 HRC.  Highly polished.  Each set includes 2 mushroom shaped punches and 1 double sided matching die.  Set of all three includes all 6 sizes of punches and dies.  Each set comes on wooden block stand.

Style Sizes Stock# Price
Small 2" & 2¼" 266.00 Buy $76.19
Medium 2½" & 2¾" 267.00 Buy $72.00
Large 3" & 3¼" 269.00 Buy $90.00

Large Dapping Set
Consists of 1 die and 2 extra large punches.  Highly polished steel, machined to close tolerances. 

Size Stock# Price
88 & 93 mm 190-195 $279.00

Oval Dapping Set
 

For forming oval shapes in a wide range of sizes.  The hardened steel dike has 16 depressions ranging in size from 7¾ mm x 9¾mm to 20 mm x 28 mm.  The 4 punches are also made from hardened steel..  Comes with wood. stand.  Made in Italy.

Stock#   190-214            Price  $329.00

 

Forming Blocks

Forming Block Set

A set of matched tools that includes the forming block pictured above  with corresponding punches that fits each groove on that block. 12 punches in all, including 8 round, 3 square and rectangular and 2 angled punches.  Constructed of finely finished, hardened steel and furnished with a wood stand.

Stock# 190-175     Price  $299.00

Bending Block
  

Has 5 circular slots, each of which has a constant radius (17½, 22½, 40 and 50 mm radii).

Stock# 268.00 Buy      Price  $76.19

Half Round Bending Block
  

Has 12 half round grooves for forming half round shapes and tubing from 3 mm to 25 mm ( ⅛" to 1").

264.00 Buy      Price  $80.67

 

 
Bezel  Blocks with Punches

Include a polished, hardened steel punch used for forming tapered bezels.  A single punch fits all depressions.  These blocks have highly polished tapered holes.  Featured below, our bezel block include a polished, hardened steel punch used for forming tapered bezels.  A single punch fits all depressions.  These blocks have highly polished tapered holes.  Made in Italy. Our bezel block include a polished, hardened steel punch used for forming tapered bezels.  A single punch fits all depressions.  These blocks have highly polished tapered holes.  Made in Italy.
Bezel Block Stock# Price
Round 17" Bezel Block with Punch
20 holes, 5-20 mm
DAP-349.00 Buy $95.95
Round 28" Bezel Block with Punch
20 holes, 5-20 mm
DAP-350.00 Buy

$95.95

Square Bezel Block with Punch
11 holes, 4-14 mm
DAP-352.00 Buy

$107.50

Triangular Bezel Block with Punch
11 holes, 4-14 mm
DAP-354.00 Buy

$117.72

 

Disc Cutters

Small Disc Cutter

The small cutter features seven sizes ranging from 18" to ½".  Cut perfect circles every time.   The holes have been drilled, reamed and then honed to make the finest cleanest cutter available.  the punches are oil-quenched tool steel and drawn for hardness and durability.  The bottom base is case-hardened and ground.  Cuts metal up to 14 gauge  Weight 2 lbs.

DAP-400.10 Buy       Price $50.95

Large Disc Cutter

This cutter features five sizes ranging from ½" to 1".  Cut perfect circles every time.   The holes have been drilled, reamed and then honed to make the finest cleanest cutter available.  the punches are oil-quenched tool steel and drawn for hardness and durability.  The bottom base is case-hardened and ground.   Cuts metal up to 14 gauge  Weight 3 lbs.

Stock# DAP-410.10 Buy       Price $56.95

MM Disk Cutting Set, Set of 14 Large & Small Sizes

Contains sizes 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 7.5, 8, 8.5, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, & 16 mm.

25.143 Buy    Price $117.40

Deluxe Disc Cutter & Doming Set

This set not only cuts flat discs. but also forms and cuts cone or domed shaped discs.  It comes with a small disc cutter and 21 punches (7 flat, 7 concave and 7 convex), all nicely packaged in a beautiful wood storage box. 

Domed discs are formed by using the convex and concave punches with the disc cutter. Cuts seven sizes ¼", 5/16", 3/8", 7/16", 1/2", 9/16 and 5/8".  Weight 4 lbs.,

DAP-430.00 Buy   Price $64.95