The Flexcut Double Bevel Sloyd Hook Knife is the ideal knife featuring a double sided blade with square, sharp end.
These knives made their mark in history! Sloyd is a word derived from Sweden meaning handwork or crafts. Sloyd is referred to as an educational system used as series of exercises to develop skills and confidence starting with tools, then slowly progressing to more advanced work.
Flexcut Double Bevel Sloyd Hook Knife can be used for carving spoons, ladles, plus specialized furniture and classic designs. The double beveled Sloyd hook blade allows carvers to create long sinuous slicing cuts with the razor sharp square end. The beautiful Cherry hardwood handles were designed with added strength as the tang extends completely through the handle with a brass ferrule for stability. We all want more from a knife and this knife also delivers on the stock removal side of things. Remove carving wood fast with the dependable curved blade on this Flexcut carving knife.
Flexcut Double Bevel Sloyd Hook Knife;
- High Carbon Steel blade.
- Cherry hard wood handle with a nice smooth finish.
- Sharpened to a highly polished razor's edge.
- 8.5" Overall length.
- Made in the USA.
- Fixed handle blade.
- Brass ferrule for added stability.
- Rockwell Hardness of 59-61.
The Flexcut carving knife is a must have beginner carving knife and works great for the advanced carver as well. This American made cutting carving knife will be one that you fall back on and use for years. All Flexcut knives come with a pre-sharpened edge and are highly polished. To keep this knife in razor sharp condition, strop on a regular basis. We recommend Flexcut Gold polishing compound and a strop. Hold the knife at a 15° bevel which is the same as the knife has been sharpened at for stropping and sharpening.