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Hardwood Tool Set
Hand crafted wheel throwing tool set. Each set is made and designed by potter, Trevor Youngberg. Each tool is designed with the craft potter in mind. The Whale Tool functions as a rib as well as an ergonomic wood tool. The Wire Tool is a 1/32 stainless steel cable with hardwood handles. The Needle Tool features an industrial-grade upholstery needle and triangular handle design for comfortable use. The Wood Tool functions as a scraper, undercutter and rib. If you are used to using commonly available tools, this set will add a heightened level of quality to both your making experience and the end quality of your pottery. All profit from Tool sales go to fund Scholarships for the 2023 New England Wood Fire Conference and Tour.
Needle Tool with industrial-grade upholstery needle and White Oak handle. This tool is designed with comfort in mind. The triangular handle design fits perfectly in the hand. Each needle tool is created by hand and is sure to be a welcomed upgrade from commonly available needle tools. They float!
Wood Tool is designed featuring a generous and super durable Black Locust blade that is faceted on the bottom edge for ease of use. Large enough to be used as a wheel scraper, it functions well as an undercutter and rib as well. Enjoy using this multi-functional tool as a go-to at your pottery wheel!
Wire Tool features a 1/32 stainless steel cable and triangular wood handles. This tool's handles stand up easily, allowing for easy access to the wire. Additionally, the extra weight assists the potter in handling the tool while throwing. The supple, kink-resistant, cable is a delight to handle and is sure to enhance your throwing experience!
Whale Tool is a perfect combination of rib and a wood tool. Featuring a sharp, Black Locust, cutting edge, the rounded sides are softened and function beautifully while shaping thrown forms. The curved form adds a dimension of ergonomic ease to the process of undercutting while imparting a soft wood-grain texture to your work...perect for adding a sense of depth to your thrown surfaces. Consider taking a break from plastic ribs and embrace the wood-grain texture that these tools impart on wheel-thrown work. This tool is sure to add a heightened level of quality to your pots!