Skip to main content

Hooked reamers

Scope note

Curved, tapered cone-shaped blades with a handle and a hook on the tapered end; used to enlarge the hub-holes of wheels.

Term type


Getty AAT term number


Broader Terms used

<reamers: woodworking tools>

Term used for

reamers, hooked

Equivalent Terms used

hooked reamer


12yrs ago

Citation for print

This page can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Terminology definition for: hooked reamers" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-06-15 18:13:41

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this page on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=|title=Terminology definition for: hooked reamers|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-15 18:13:41|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...