#8 Sweep Bent Gouge 35 mm, Full Size
This tool is forged in the same sweep as the standard #8 gouge with an additional lengthwise bend in the blade and used for roughing out and smoothing concave sections on sculpture and in bowls....
- Swiss made
- Square tang handle
- Octagonal shape hardwood handle
- Alloy chrome-vanadium steel
Outstanding, Carves better than expected
Main use of the gouge is to hollow out bowls. Does an excellent job right out of the box. A couple of swipes across the strop helps keep it super sharp. Looking to buy/use more items from this line.