Michihamono Japanese Wood Carving Tool 3mm Straight Woodcarving U Gouge, with Wooden Handle, to Carve Channels in Woodworking | Goods Japan

Michihamono Japanese Wood Carving Tool 3mm Straight Woodcarving U Gouge, with Wooden Handle, to Carve Channels in Woodworking


Carve fine details on your wood with this 3mm wood carving gouge from Michihamono. Great for creating decorative lines for your wood carving.



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Carve grooves and details on your wood with this quality wood carving gouge from Michihamono. This tool has a blade forged from Blue Paper Steel that has added chromium and tungsten for improved toughness and wear-resistance, a great material for the blade of wood carving tools. The handle made from cypress wood has a smooth, rounded finish that feels comfortable to hold and provides better grip and control during use.

Use this wood carving gouge to carve clean and precise details on wood with its 3mm wide blade. This tool is ideal for carving grooves without the corners of the tool digging into the wood.

Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:

  • Blade Material: Blue Paper Steel (Aogami) No.2
  • Blade Width: 3mm
  • Handle Material: Japanese Cypress Wood
  • Handle Length: 180mm

Please keep in mind that this quality wood carving tool features an extremely fine, detailed blade that should only be handled with great caution. Please follow the guidelines below to avoid breaking or bending the blade.

  • This tool should not be struck with any object, such as a mallet when cutting wood,
  • Do not attempt to remove large amounts of wood per stroke. Trim or shave only a small amount of wood from your project at a time using multiple small strokes,
  • Do not use this tool to penetrate the wood any more than the thickness of the blade,
  • Never use the blade of this tool as a lever to remove wood,
  • Cutting strokes should be only vertical (i.e., up or down), with minimal pressure applied,
  • Horizontal shearing force, in any axis, should never be applied.

Item ID 43062
Condition New
Model 10030300
Manufacturer Michihamono
Manufacturing country Japan
Net weight 60 g
Weight 160 g