Flexcut Skew Knife
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- 0.13 LBS
The Flexcut Skew knife features a 1 inch long blade that is angled. This unique Flexcut skew knife is designed for the lowest resistance cut possible. The skewed end offers a guillotine-like slicing action allowing smooth, against the grain cuts in awkward positions,which is great for making detailed cuts that are very narrow.
For wood carvers, the Flexcut skew knife is an indispensable tool that proves its versatility and usefulness time and time again. Whether you're working solo or with a lathe, this knife is a must-have in any carver's repertoire.
Experienced wood carvers swear by the skew chisel as being one of the most essential tools in their set. Its uniquely designed angle makes it perfect for working with tight angles and curves in a piece of wood. Once you've mastered using the skew knife, you'll wonder how you ever got by without it!
We all want more from a knife and this skew knife also delivers on the stock removal side of things.
The Flexcut Skew Knife or Stab knife is great addition to any whittling knife. This American made Flexcut 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.
Flexcut Skew Knife Specifications:
- High Carbon Steel blade.
- Ash handle with a nice smooth finish.
- Sharpened to a highly polished razor's edge.
- 1 " Blade.
- Made in the USA.
- Fixed handle blade.
- Rockwell Hardness of 59-61.
Keeping the blade sharp
Are you tired of using carving tools that lose their edge far too quickly? Look no further than the Flexcut Carving Tool, which is pre-sharpened to a highly polished razor's edge straight from the factory.
A sharp edge not only makes carving easier and more efficient, but it also means your tool will last longer without the need for constant resharpening. However, to keep your tool in top condition, routine maintenance is essential.
The recommended tools for this job is a strop and sharpening compound. And if you're wondering what angle to sharpen your carving gouge, the answer is 15° - the same angle it's pre-sharpened at.
With a sharp, well-maintained tool, your carving projects are sure to be a success.