Fishtail Chisel (Hira) 1in
The main difference between white paper and blue paper steel is the ability of the white to take a very fine edge. Except for the two large roughing gouges, our violin tools are now the made of the finest white paper steel, hand-forged and hardened to Rc64-65 by Master Blacksmith...
A Fishtail or Tapered Paring Chisel flares out at the cutting edge and narrows down as the blade approaches the shank, permitting greater flexibility and control when working in tight areas. Blade length is 2-1/4", with an overall length of 9-1/4".
- Hand-forged from the finest white paper steel
- Takes a keen edge
- Hardened to Rc54-65
- Japanese Red Oak handles