Michihamono Wood Carving Medium 4.5mm Japanese Straight U Gouge Woodcarving Tool
This versatile wood carving gouge with a 4.5mm wide cutting edge can be used in carving concave and convex details on wood.
This high-quality, medium sized wood carving tool is made by Michihamono, a manufacturer of sharp carving tools that are tailored to every customers' needs. Made from only high-quality materials, this tool is crafted from Blue Paper Steel (Aogami) No.2 that has improved toughness and wear resistance because of the added chromium and tungsten, and Japanese cypress wood for the handle. This tool cuts wood cleanly and smoothly and can provide many years of service.
With its round cross-section, this tool can be used in carving fine grooves with its sharp, 4.5mm wide cutting edge. It is great for creating patterns on wood such as folds in a sculpture's clothing or smooth notches of the face.
Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:
• Blade Material: Blue Paper Steel (Aogami) No.2
• Blade Width: 4.5mm
• Handle Material: Japanese Cypress 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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