How To Select A Handpiece For Your Flex Shaft

How To Select A Handpiece For Your Flex Shaft

Selecting the right handpiece for your flex shaft is as important as choosing the right motor. Find out how to choose the right handpiece based on the tasks you need to perform. Find the description (or descriptions) below that most closely match the work you do to find the ideal handpiece(s) for your flex shaft.

 • If you perform general jewelry processes that range from light-duty to heavy-duty, choose the Foredom® 30® handpiece.

• If you perform continuous heavy-duty jobs, choose the Foredom® 25 or 30® handpiece.

• If you perform stone carving, industrial production work, or wood carving, choose the Foredom® 44HT, 44T or 50C handpiece.

• If you perform general jewelry processes with carving applications, choose the Foredom® 44HT, 44T or 50C handpiece (collet style handpieces will provide the widest range of tool adaptability).

• If you perform fine, detailed work, choose the Foredom® 8, 8D, 20, 20D, 28, or 28D handpiece.

• If you perform general jewelry processes with frequent tool changes, choose the Foredom® 10, 10D, 20, 20D, 52, or 52D handpiece.

• If you perform stone-setting, decorative work, texturing and jobs with frequent tool changes, choose the Foredom® 15, 15D, 18, 18D, 20, 20D handpiece.

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