All About Chisels
All about chisels is article about Hand Tools bookmarked by timothy with ID 13315480414 was uploaded on 18-01-2019 and has been viewed 20,516 times.
Synopsis: On the surface, a chisel is a simple tool — just a cutting edge attached to a handle.But once a woodworker starts to buy and use chisels it is easy to be overwhelmed by the array of tools available.
Pick up any two woodworking books, and you'll quickly find inconsistencies in chisel nomenclature — mortise, bench, butt, bevel-edge, paring, firmer, even pigsticker and gooseneck chisels.What's the difference? What kind to buy first? And what kind of steel is best? Woodworker and boatbuilder Bob Smalser tells readers what the tool catalogs don't...