Michihamono Japanese Woodcarving V Gouge 90° Degree Wood Parting Chisel 4.5mm
Create two separate sections and wide channels in your wood working projects with this Japanese parting tool.
You are looking at a superb woodcarving V-Gouge 90° Parting Chisel from Michihamono of Japan. With a handle made from Japanese cypress wood and a sharp blade made of high quality Blue Paper Steel (Aogami No.2), this is a tool that's ready for most woodcarving needs. The handle is light, and its design offers a nice grip. This makes this outstanding tool incredibly easy to work with.
This 90° V gouge tool is excellent when parting two sections of wood or creating wide channels in your work. Use the 90 degree angle of the durable blade to straighten out edges. Carve from different angles to achieve a variety of cuts.
Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:
• Blade Material: Blue Paper Steel (Aogami No.2)
• Blade Width: 4.5mm
• Handle Material: Japanese Cypress Wood
• Handle Length: 180mm
To use this V gouge parting chisel, first, make an outline of the design on the surface of the wood for the tool to have a guide when carving. To control the direction of the tool, hold the handle like holding a dagger using your non dominant hand. Then using your dominant hand, push the tool from the end of the handle. The more pressure added to the tool, the deeper the cuts it will create.
Please note: The blade edge is sharp, keep out of reach of children.
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