Michihamono 4.5mm Wood Carving Tool Short Spoon Bent Shallow Woodcarving Gouge
With this wood carving tool, you can carve down tight spaces of wood sculptures and it can get through difficult areas of a wood where straight gouges cant get into.
With this Japanese short bent wood carving tool, you can carve out difficult areas of wood sculptures with ease. Its slightly bent, extremely sharp cutting edge is made from high-speed steel, composed of chromium, tungsten, vanadium and high carbon steel, makes for the perfect material for cutting blades. This tool's handle is made from strong and durable Japanese cypress wood which gradually narrows towards one end, giving the user a comfortable grip.
This tool's 4.5mm short bent cutting edge can carve down narrow areas of wood sculptures and can get through difficult areas of a wood where straight gouges cannot. It can also be used to finish wood surfaces and hollowing recesses.
Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:
• Blade Material: High Speed Steel
• Blade Width: 4.5mm
• Handle Material: Japanese Cypress Wood
To use this short bent gouge, hold the handle of the tool near the part where the blade joins the handle. Position your thumb behind the shank, this will provide the pushing motion needed to carve your wood. Using your other hand, grip the handle near its end, this will provide the control needed for the tool to run smoothly along the surface of the wood. Simply push forward with the thumb to carve the wood's surface. Repeat until you achieve the desired result. Use this method for cleaning up backgrounds or for finishing purposes.
Please note: The blade edge is sharp, keep away from reach of children. Store without the blade contacting any hard surface.
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JAN Code: 4976489704035