This hand made, full size, U gouge wood carving tool is an excellent choice when it comes to general wood carving.
This U gouge comes with a fine wood handle and hoop for taking solid hammer blows. It's blade and shank are hand crafted in Japan from high carbon, laminated steel, ensuring a long lasting blade that is sharp straight out of the packaging. The blade has been treated to resist corrosion and can be re-sharpened with ease.
This wood carving tool is a mid-range tool that is great for most general carving applications.
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