This Spoon carving knife SK2Long is a perfect tool for creating your artwork. With the hook knife, you will be able to carve wooden spoons, kuksa, bowls and more. The spoon for carving has a long handle, which allows you to apply fewer efforts even if you carve hours. Its rounding diameter is 30 mm, which is ideal for small and middle size products. The handle is made from Ashwood and covered with natural linseed oil, which is free of chemicals, eco-friendly and safe.
With the Kuksa carving knife SK2Long you can cut both hard and soft wood. The blade of hook knife is made from high carbon steel and well-sharpened. As the blade is double-sharpened, it goes both for right- and left-handed.
SK2 Long handle knife will become a nice new tool in your instrument stock, especially if you are used to applying more force to your tools and are now in dismay about working with palm tools a little. Its long handle will let you put both of your hands on the tool while carving which will change the power application and make it easier for you to carve. A great thing to use if you’re working with hardwoods, for instance, or anything else that requires more effort from you.
Long handled wooden spoon knife materials
Everything that gets created by BeaverCraft here in Ukraine, which is the biggest country in Europe, aims to achieve the famous European quality in everything, including wood carving tools, is made out of only the most optimal materials there are for toolmaking. The handle, or shaft, of this long handled spoon knife is made of light wood and the most ergonomic shape for carving that won’t exhaust your hands quickly and would allow you to work on your projects longer. It’s finished with natural oil to prevent cracking of the handle and preserve it longer. The blade, or razor, of this SK2 spoon carving knife is made with high carbon steel which holds the edge and cuts wood easily, much better than other options like stainless steel, for example. It’s easy to strop or sharpen and the effect will last longer so you won’t have to worry or get bored with the routine anymore. Of course, you still need to strop the tool if you want it to serve you better and longer.
Long handled spoons as one of the things to create
Such a tool can be helpful in different sorts of projects, really. That depends more on your preference and plans to carve. However, it is indeed true that a hook knife is more helpful with concave shapes, spoon ladles and so on. That’s why you can create gorgeous long handled spoons with this long handled spoon knife! Only an example, of course, but let it become an inspiration to you - and you’ll certainly enrichen your experience.
How to use a long handle knife for spoon carving
Hook knives are a great tool to use if you are up to carving some kitchen utensils like cups, spoons or bowls. It’s also a very practical instrument for any concave shape that you want to decorate your carving with. So it creates scoops of wood that you want to remove. With it you’ll comfortably create the needed thickness and shape of a spoon ladle, bowl plate or a cup. More information about how to use a hook knife you can find in our YouTube tutorials.