Michihamono Japanese Wood Carving Tool 4.5mm Small Straight Woodcarving U Gouge, with Wooden Handle, to Carve Grooves in Woodworking
Use this woodcarving tool for creating a concave surface with a depth between shallow and deep gouges. Great for carving on a wood surface without damaging wood fibers.
This mid-size, high quality wood carving tool from Michihamono is forged from steel that is also used in making high-quality Japanese cutting tools, the Blue Paper Steel (Aogami No. 2), with high chromium and tungsten content for increased toughness and abrasion resistance, make it perfect material for wood carving blades. Accompanied by a long and smooth handle made from Japanese cypress wood to provide you comfort and control even when using for an extended period. Guaranteed to be delivered to you sharp and ready to use.
Its curved blade is great for removing excess wood and finishing concave surfaces cleanly because the corners of the cutting edge will not dig into the wood.
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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