Michihamono Japanese Wood Carving Shortbent Tool Medium 7.5mm Woodcarving Spoon Bent Shallow U Gouge, with Wooden Handle, for Woodworking
This wood carving spoon gouge can smooth out hard-to-reach flat surfaces of your woodworks where straight gouges and chisels can't access.
This quality, medium size wood carving tool is made in Japan by Michihamono and has a 7.5mm wide blade that is forged from high-quality Blue Paper Steel (Aogami) No.2, with added tungsten and chromium to increase abrasion resistance. This type of steel features excellent cutting performance, long-lasting sharpness, and easy to sharpen. The long handle, which holds the tang securely is made from Japanese cypress wood that is light and smooth, making it easy to hold.
This tool is perfect for finishing off closed backgrounds and cleaning into tight corners and edges where straight gouges can be difficult to use. It is good to have a wide selection of this kind of tool so buy this together with other sizes (sold separately) for carving in different widths depending on your needs.
Approximate Dimensions & Product Data:
- Blade Material: Blue Paper Steel (Aogami) No.2
- Blade Width: 7.5mm
- 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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