Pfeil | #5 Sweep Gouge 5mm Full Size
For over a hundred years the cutting tools made by pfeil have been based on an ancient craft tradition in a family-owned company, which spans four generations. Using the latest technology and continuous further development, with the benefit of the experience of genuine specialists: the Technical College for Wood Carving in Brienz and professional woodcarvers from all over the world.
#5 5mm Full Size Sweep Gouge
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 and hollows formed by this tool would then be leveled with a 2 or 3 sweep gouge. pfeil carving tools and sets are Swiss made. Swiss made implies reliability and precision. pfeil is undoubtedly the finest carving tool on the market, second-to-none in terms of manufacturing quality and durability.
- Electronically hardened alloy chrome-vanadium steel blade
- European hardwood octagonal square tang handle
- 5mm #5 sweep gouge
- Swiss made
- Finely ground and polished