Carving Know-how

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Carving Know-how

Molded black composition belt sheath with water drain holes. Ideal as a woodcarving knife for children. 5 1/4″ overall. 5/8″ ultra-thin high carbon steel blade makes unwanted chipping in delicate cuts less likely.

BC2 – Blade for Bench Knife C2

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Smaller design wood handle is faceted with multiple control points to allow it to be held in a variety of comfortable positions. This Model C-1 handcrafted chip woodcarving knife has a pre-sharpened tool steel blade with a rosewood handle. This STANDARD model is the most used style of chip carving knives. ✔ PREMIUM QUALITY – Using a premium carbon steel blade and hardwood handles this knife set was designed to last. When using reclaimed carbon steel and putting your own hardness and temper into the blade the annealing process is an important step.

Also includes 7.63″ chisel with 3″ blunt tip carbon steel blade. Black and green rubberized handle. Both include black plastic Combi-Sheath custom wood carving knives (which allows for connection of secondary knife and sheath). Features 6″ overall fine diamond sharpener. Clam packed. Made in Sweden.

Includes Pro S fixed blade. 8″ overall with 3.63″ stainless blade. Black and blue rubberized handle.

Great for carving detail, feathers, cleaning stop cuts, and making vertical cuts where space is limited. Handle shape holds like a pencil or conventional knife. 5 7/8″ overall. 1 1/8″ high carbon steel blade. Short-bladed knife used to make triangular shaped cuts to create intricate designs in wood.

x 3/8″ and SK754 7/8″ Back Bent profiles; cutting knife; Quick-Change handles (ABS and Power); SlipStrop with Gold polishing compound; instruction manual and 90m instructional DVD. 6″ overall. 1 3/8″ high carbon steel left handed hook blade.

This is especially true with crooked knives because of the method of shaping the blades. We make all our wood carving knives and tools from saw blade, lumber mill carbon steel and leaf spring steel. Please use ours as examples. You can follow this method for any shape of woodcarving knife . Our woodcarving knives are well known and appreciated precision tools that are used by wood carvers.

Handles are made of ash wood and covered with linseed oil. 6 3/4″ overall. 3″ carbon steel blade. Round design oiled birchwood handle. Polished finish bolster and finger guard.

  • This technique is called differentially tempering.
  • They come razor sharp and ready to use.
  • Molded black composition belt sheath with water drain holes.
  • This style of hook knife has a double bevel, straight edge with a sturdy hook and a long handle for control.
  • A high hardness can be achieved through hardening, resulting in a knife blade with superior toughness, cutting edge retention and thereby maximum sharpness and longevity.
  • The most basic grip size (in your fist) should allow your 2nd & 3rd fingertips to just barely touch the ball of your thumb.

Also referred to as a Stab Knife. Includes high carbon steel palm tool carving blades – FR308 #2 x 5/16″; FR305 #3 x 3/8″; FR306 #6 x 5/16″; FR309 #11 x 1/8″; FR deg. The wood carving tools for cutting wooden spoons are made of durable carbon steel and sharpened, which allows you to cut soft and hardwood.

We also offer two sizes of Bent Blades which are ideal for Spoon Carving!

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Designs carved in this fashion are cut into the wood or incised, not relieved. 5 3/4″ overall. 1″ high carbon steel blade. Used for taking more vertical cuts where space is limited for a conventional whittling stroke.

Instead of a perpendicular bevel as found in many detail knives, this instead is slightly skewed. 6″ overall. 1 1/8″ high carbon steel curved, scoop style blade similar to a gouge.

Woodcarving knife with a thin, tapered blade of laminated steel. Oiled birchwood handle. With a 3.15″ durable high carbon steel blade, this sloyd knife is designed to handle more than just general whittling. High carbon steel double tempered hollow ground blades.

The skewed curvature of the bevel allows for a rolling action and allows for a different approach. 6 1/2″ overall. 1 3/4″ high carbon steel skewed blade gives the user a different approach to a detail or paring cut.

Curved blade, similar to a gouge, is ideal for working in hollows with ease and for fast stock removal. Left-Handed carvers should choose a left-handed tool to cut towards yourself. Choose a right-handed tool to cut away from yourself. 7.5″ overall. 2.88″ carbon steel blade. Tan leather belt sheath.

BC4 – Blade for Whittling Knife C4

6 1/4″ overall. 1 1/2″ high carbon steel curved bevel blade. Used for making push cuts, slice cuts and v-shaped cuts.