Straight or curved?
Two types of needles for different situations!
Gerade with excellent straight-line stability.
The cutting-edge shape is specialized for carving straight lines, so if you get used to it, enabling freehand carving straight and clean lines.
It is very sturdy and ideal for use as a carving tool with high cutting power.
Easy to move in any direction, Kurve is ideal for carving curves.
The cutting edge is not directional, enabling you to change directions easily while scribing. It’s also ideal for carving curves.
Based on its characteristics, guide tapes are required when carving lines.
Needles have no peculiarities and are relatively easy to use for beginners.
Stress-free and efficient carving is possible if you know each characteristic of each needle.
・Material: Special cutlery steel
・Shaft thickness: 3.0 mm
・Made in Japan
・Please do not exert excessive force but carve like drawing a line with light power.
・Please fix the pin vise firmly in place before use.
・Please be sure no one is around and wear protective glasses.
・Please do not apply a load exceeding the capacity. Needle tip made of hard metal, however, may damage or injure unexpectedly if excessive force is applied or improperly used.
・Needletip is sharp, so please be careful to avoid injury.
・After use, wipe with a dry cloth, apply rust-preventive oil, and store in a case.
・Rust may occur due to the nature of the material, so please apply rust-preventive oil.
・Please place in a case and keep out of reach of children.