Michihamono Woodcarving Shallow Gouge Short Spoon Bent 4.5mm Wood Carving Tool
This wood carving tool is used for hollowing recesses where a straight gouge can't access. It has a blade with a curved end that resembles a spoon, great for making concave cuts on tight areas.
An outstanding, small sized woodworking short bent gouge, made from the same material used in making Japanese swords, the Blue Paper (Aogami No.2) steel that has a high chromium and tungsten content, making sure the blade of this tool will not chip off and wear out easily. Holding the blade securely is the wooden handle, made from Japanese cypress that has a smooth finish, making it easy to hold and can be comfortably used for a long time without the hands getting tired easily. This tool is guaranteed to be sharp and ready to use right out of the package.
This tool has a bent blade that is great for finishing and smoothing inaccessible spots on a carving without fouling the edges of the wood. Buy this tool along with the 15mm and 7.5mm sizes (sold separately) to carve wood in different radiuses.
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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