Michihamono Medium Japanese Wood Carving 6mm Shallow U Gouge Short Bent Chisel
This tool is used for carving hollows that are inaccessible with a straight gouge, as well as shaping small, concave sections of your wood.
Michihamono, a renown Japanese wood carving tool maker, has produced this outstanding mid-sized wood carving short bent gouge. This tool's blade is forged by professional artisans from high-speed steel, the same material used in high-quality power cutting tools. Its high alloy content provides exceptional wear resistance and hardness, making it an excellent material for wood carving tools. This tool has an ergonomically constructed handle made of Japanese cherry blossom wood that provides great control and comfort while in use. Straight out of the package, this woodcarving tool is ready to use and guaranteed to be sharp.
This short bent gouge can be used in producing concave cuts in tight areas of wood where a straight gouge will be difficult to use. Available in different blade widths for creating hollows of various sizes (each sold separately).
Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:
- Blade Material: High Speed Steel
- Blade Width: 6mm
- Handle Material: Cherry Blossom Wood
- Handle Length: 180mm
Please note: The blade edge is sharp, keep out of the reach of children. Store without the blade contacting any hard surface to avoid dulling the cutting edge.
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