#9 Sweep Gouge 5 mm, Full Size
Gouges are forged in various sweeps to remove greater or lesser amounts of wood. For example, roughing out the background for a large relief panel would require a tool such as a 9 sweep. The ridges...
- Electronically hardened alloy chrome-vanadium steel blade
- European hardwood octagonal square tang handle
- 5mm #9 sweep gouge
- Swiss made
- Finely ground and polished
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This three-part How-To carving series, just in time for the holidays, will guide you through the steps to Carve a Christmas Elf with accomplished multimedia carver and sculptor Justin Gordon of Groveland, Mass.
Part I will focus on blocking out the carving on the wood, Part II will detail instructions for the carving process, and Part III will show the process for painting and finishing your elf.
This is a very fine gouge
This gouge will be used for wood carving projects.
For what purpose would you use a wood carving tool except to carve wood.