Flexcut Carving Gouge #3 x 1/2"
The Flexcut is a fixed handle palm tool with a #3 gouge and is 1/2" wide (12 mm). The Flexcut gouge features a flexible spring shank that conforms to the contours of your projects surface to give you maximum control over every cut. The wide variety of shapes it can attain makes this such a diverse tool. When the contour of the surface changes, the angle of the handle remains almost the same, while the blade changes angles instead. These Flexcut gouges are perfect for smoothing edges to create a shadow or 3-D type image for your woodworking projects.
Flexcut Carving Gouge #3 x 1/2" Features:
- Made with High Carbon Steel.
- Ash contoured handle.
- Razor Sharp.
- Made in the USA.
- Rockwell hardness of 59-61.
- #3 Sweep Form.
- 1/2" wide cutting edge.
Your Flexcut Chisel Carving Tools are pre-sharpened at the factory to a highly polished razor's edge. This creates an efficient, long-lasting cutting tool. The more polished the edge, the sharper it is and the longer it will stay sharp. Keeping your tools sharp requires some routine maintenance. Flexcut Palm gouge are shorter in length with the cutting edge closer to your controlling hand for a much tighter control over your carving project. The handles are constructed from Ash wood for a more ergonomic and comfortable fit preventing fatigue. The Flexcut FR443 Palm Carving #3 x 1/2" Gouge is made in the USA with outstanding quality craftsmanship for reliable cuts and supreme accuracy.