A beast of a drawknife, the 279mm blade is straight and suitable for general roughing and shaping work in green and dry timber. The overall length including handles is 457mm and the handles are produced from stained Beech. The handles are set at a right angle to the cutting blade as per traditional hand woodworking straight blade drawknives.
The blade is high-quality forged and ground high-carbon Sheffield tool steel that is heat treated to last a lifetime of faithful service. It measures a meaty 6mm thick and 55mm with a 20° bevel ground on the edge.
Please note that the blade is not honed ready for use and will need to be honed and stropped to get an edge for first use.