With its shallow sweep the Ashley Iles CARVING GOUGE 1″x47 is typically used for the final stages of wood removal.
A no. 47 gentle sweep, gently curved gouge leaves very shallow tool marks. Perfect for the final finish to a project such as the inside of a medium – large wooden bowl.
The corners of the cutting edge are gently rounded to lessen the risk of marking the wood.
This is a tool best used as a pushing tool i.e. not with a mallet.
Made from high carbon steel.
Comes sharp and ready to use.
The Ashley Iles CARVING GOUGE 1″x47 has a total length of 12″ (305mm), the beech handle is 6″ (150mm).
A Fishtale Pattern Gouge, described by Ashley Iles as a ‘Grounding Tool’ as they are commonly used to clean up the bottom of relief carving work.
Any tool manufactured by Ashley Iles found to be faulty in material or edge keeping quality will be replaced unconditionally.