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A short review of Blue Spruce Dovetail Chisels- blue spruce dovetail chisels ,I have some Blue Spruce butt chisels that I've been saving for nice dovetails. They have a distinct secondary bevel unlike any edge I've used. Since the new chisels are 'on deck' for something special, I just sharpened a couple of lesser bench chisels, and was playing around with newsprint. The butt chisels couldn't slice or sustain a cut in it.In The WoodshopJapanese dovetail chisels are really only called "dovetail chisels" because of their shape, and not because they are designed to chop out dovetails. They are tapered from the top, but they do not have narrow shoulders. Certainly nothing like Lie-Nielsen or Blue Spruce.



Blue Spruce paring chisels: too pretty to use ...

04-11-2010·Blue Spruce long paring chisels. As beautiful as these chisels are, they are tools, so we're going to put them to work and let you know what we think. If you’ve ever used a true paring chisel you know how wonderful they are at the job they’re made for. The thin blade with a low bevel angle is better for paring than a standard bench chisel ...

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Mar 26, 2020 - These Blue Spruce Toolworks Dovetail Chisels have been a fantastic addition to the range of chisels we offer at Classic Hand Tools since we introduced them into Europe in 2007.

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13-12-2016·This mistake finally got Blue Spruce into action and my correct replacement arrived in about 10 days. These chisels are great for finer dovetails and I now have the matching 3/16" to complete my set, all I need now is a new chisel tray! Posted by David Barron at 00:49. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest ...

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28-09-2010·Premium Priced, I have a fishtail chisel by this maker and would gladly own a whole set - Blue Spruce Chisels. I didn't mention them, but you can also seek out recommendations for Japanese style chisels. ... Buy a Narex and MAKE YOUR OWN! 10 Min of work with any bench grinder and you have a high quality dovetail chisel.

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30-06-2009·Lie-Nielsen, Blue Spruce, a couple of Japanese brands.. How was it done in days of olde with flat-sided pairing chisels? It strikes me that the appropriate technique was not to attempt to chop into the corners directly, but to size the chisel to the centre of the tail (or pin), clear this out, then return and clean out the angle, perhaps with a skew or fishtail.

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On the left is a Blue Spruce detail chisel, which is also termed a “dovetail” chisel as the shoulders end in minimal lands (more on this later), but is in fact a smaller paring chisel as the blade is thin. This has a purely tanged construction. With a thinner and longer blade, the paring chisel …

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19-04-2018·Blue Spruce Dovetail Ashley Iles Roundback Japanese DT Skew Chisels Fishtail Chisels Some of the options that i know of are pretty strait forward (top 3). I'm not to sure on the PMV-11 Chisels if the edges are sharp enough to work as DT chisels. …

David Barron Furniture: Blue Sruce Dovetail Chisels

13-12-2016·This mistake finally got Blue Spruce into action and my correct replacement arrived in about 10 days. These chisels are great for finer dovetails and I now have the matching 3/16" to complete my set, all I need now is a new chisel tray! Posted by David Barron at 00:49. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest ...

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Mar 26, 2020 - These Blue Spruce Toolworks Dovetail Chisels have been a fantastic addition to the range of chisels we offer at Classic Hand Tools since we introduced them into Europe in 2007.

Blue Spruce Toolworks Set of 4 Dovetail Chisels

Blue Spruce Dovetail Chisels are exceptionally well-crafted, designed specifically for fine paring and fitting of joinery such as dovetail joints, miter joints and mortise & tenon joints. The thin blades are relieved on the sides to only a few thousandths of an inch thick and feature a concave profile, which will allow you to pare into the sharpest corners of a joint while still allowing ...

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Nov 6, 2018 - The Blue Spruce Dovetail chisel has been designed as the ultimate tool for presion fitting of joinery. From the concave side bevel, to the beautiful acrylic

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OPTIMA™ DOVETAIL CHISEL SET. OPTIMA™ Dovetail Chisel - 1-1/2 (1.500) 38.1mm. OPTIMA™ Dovetail Chisel - 1 (1.000) 25.4mm. OPTIMA™ Dovetail Chisel - 3/4 (0.750) 19.1mm. OPTIMA™ Dovetail Chisel - 5/8 (0.625) 15.9mm. OPTIMA™ Dovetail Chisel …

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01-09-2017·Some of Blue Spruce Toolworks chisel options. Note the different blades, handle shapes and sizes, wood choices and ferrule finishes. All for you to choose t...

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Blue Spruce Toolworks Chisels. Blue Spruce Toolworks precision hand tools are designed for the woodworking craftsman who desires tools as finely crafted as the furniture he makes. They are designed and produced by a woodworker and have a balance and feel that can only come with years of experience and attention to detail. Made in Oregon, USA and ...

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15-05-2007·I did look at the Blue Spruce, but wasn't sure if the sides were configured to give as much clearance as the japanese LV chisels, which are almost triangular in cross section. Lee, don't be fooled by the apparent shallow side walls of Japanese dovetail chisels.

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08-05-2007·But now Blue Spruce Toolworks (makers of our favorite marking knife) makes chisels in four sizes ( 1/8″, 1/4″, 3/8″ and 1/2″) that are perfectly suited to dovetailing. Not only are the chisels ground down to a knife edge on the sides, but those side bevels are actually concave.

Blue Spruce paring chisels: too pretty to use ...

04-11-2010·Blue Spruce long paring chisels. As beautiful as these chisels are, they are tools, so we're going to put them to work and let you know what we think. If you’ve ever used a true paring chisel you know how wonderful they are at the job they’re made for. The thin blade with a low bevel angle is better for paring than a standard bench chisel ...

Dovetail Chisels - The Best Chisel For Dovetailing By Hand

04-11-2016·Butt chisels are about a third of the length of a conventional chisel. I love these for dovetailing because they’re stupendously agile. When strength is less important, a tool may as well be optimised for good handling. I favour the butt chisels for cutting dovetails because I can throw them straight on my lines and whack away.

Lie-Nielsen Chisels - Classic Hand Tools

Lie-Nielsen Chisels are based on the Stanley 750 Bevel Edge Socket Chisels. Socket chisels are not common these days, perhaps because they are expensive to make. At 9" long, these chisels are particularly comfortable in the hand and have excellent balance. These chisels are consistently rated with the Blue Spruce Toolworks chisel range as the ...

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01-07-2019·It is also very helpful to have a fishtail chisel to clear out the corners of the sockets. I like the Blue Spruce make for this. If chopping hard woods, I use Koyamaichi dovetail chisels. Otherwise I like the Veritas PM-V11, for combined paring and chopping, or the Blue Spruce dovetail chisels for just paring. Regards from Perth Derek

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Japanese dovetail chisels are really only called "dovetail chisels" because of their shape, and not because they are designed to chop out dovetails. They are tapered from the top, but they do not have narrow shoulders. Certainly nothing like Lie-Nielsen or Blue Spruce.

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Blue Spruce Toolworks offer beautifully handled chisels for bench and dovetail work. We also offer a good range of Japanese chisels as well as a wide selection of chisels from Robert Sorby, Pfeil, Veritas, Henry Taylor, Ashley Iles and Narex. For Timber Framers we stock the Barr framing chisels and slicks from Barr Tools USA.

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A beautiful set of five Blue Spruce Toolworks Dovetail chisels with additional option of Cocobolo handles - 3/4”, 1/2”, 3/8”, 1/4”, 1/8” Comes with a free custom Birdseye Maple and Walnut storage...