Pre-honed to a mirror-like edge that turns out smooth shavings right out of the box, the Deluxe Palm & Knife Set marries two popular carving sets to give carvers a wide range of capabilities in one economical package. The set includes four razor-sharp carving knives: a roughing knife, a pelican knife, a detail knife and a mini-detail knife. Add to that five palm tools: a skew, V-tool, and threegouges in 1/8", 5/16" and 3/8" sizes. The set is packaged in a sturdy wooden box for convenient and safe storage in any work area.Technical Details:Ergonomically designed ash handles allow for long periods of carving without hand fatigue.Hand-sharpened carving blades are made of carbon-steel, precision-machined, and specially heat-treated to harden the cutting edge so it stays sharp.Made in USA.
A long time favorite for its rich color and excellent workability, Cherry continues to gain popularity for use in fine furniture and cabinets. The wood leaves the sawmill with a pinkish, rosy tone, and continues to darken over years to a deep, lustrous red. The narrow sapwood has a creamy color, similar to Hard Maple. Cherry is easily worked with hand tools and takes an excellent finish and polish. All boards are machined S4S, and are planed to 1/8", 1/4", 1/2" and 3/4" thicknesses, relieving your planer of excess work. Thin boards are well-suited for edging, veneering, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock and bent laminations, while the thicker boards are ideal for furniture, paneling, cabinet doors, mouldings, drawer sides, fine jewelry boxes and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Distribution: As many as five varieties of Black cherry are reported to thrive throughout North America.Tree: Attains heights of about 100 feet (30 m) Average tree grows to about 80 feet (24 m) in height, and produces a tall trunk, about 24 inches (60 cm) in diameter. Cherry trees are usually large enough to harvest after 35 to 40 years. Full height is attained in about 100 years.Light & Air-Induced Changes: Black cherry is very sensitive to UV light, which causes it to darken over time. UV light inhibitors in coatings can be used to prevent color change.Grain: Fine grain. Material with dark wavy streaks are frequent. Quartersawn lumber has a shimmery appearance.Texture: Fine and uniform. The wood often has narrow brown pith flecks and small gum pockets.Luster: Rich and satiny. Odor: Emits a fruity aroma when cut.Steam Bending: Good. Often compared to Beech and Ash.
Handy Lutz Bit Holder keeps your bits organized and always at your fingertips! Self-adhesive backing lets you affix the holder to places you use bits most.Technical Details:Lutz high-performance power bit holderSelf-adhesive backing lets you affix the holder to places you use bits most
These are replacement carbon steel blades for the FastCap Quad Trimmer (45318, sold separately). Given proper care and fresh blades when the old ones are worn out, your Quad Trimmer can last indefinitely. The pack includes two replacement blades with four pre-sharpened cutting edges for excellent edge trimming results.