September 7, 2020

BeaverCraft Spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5 Review [UPDATED]

Are you tired of having to rummage through your tools to find different tools, all for the same project? Spoon carving can be tricky, but with the BeaverCraft spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5, you get to kill two birds with one stone. This is a two-in-one spoon and knife, giving you the room to work on projects that will need a beveled edge and also a sharp edge. 

This is a double-sided sharpening curved wood carving knife. It is excellent for carving objects such as spoons, bowls, and other hollow projects. Essential things to look for in a wood carving knife are durability of both the handle and the blade. Let’s take a deeper look at how this knife performs.

BeaverCraft Spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5
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Pros 

  • It is portable and easy to carry around
  • Works with a remote control
  • Can work in large workspaces
  • Promotes good health and air circulation 
  • It is very easy to use and understand 

Cons

  • Works for dust particles only 
  • Is more to the expensive side

Aesthetics

This is a typical-looking hook knife with a sharp blade on one end, which makes it great for making hollow wood carvings like spoons. The brown handle is smooth while the blade is a glistening silver. The BeaverCraft Spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5 has double beveled razor-sharp edges.

Sizes

It has a 55mm blade and a 200mm handle, making the total length 255 mm.  The handle fits nicely in the palm of your hand as you work, as it is about four times longer than the blade. 

Feel

Thanks to the ergonomically shaped handle, this knife has a good feel and comfort. When it sits in your hand, you can easily manipulate it in your desired direction.  The handle also feels smooth in your hand because of the linseed oil that covers it. 

Durability

The handle on the BeaverCraft Spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5 is made of oak, which is a solid and durable material. You can carve at ease knowing that the handle will not crack under pressure. The blade is made of carbon steel, also famed for its strength and durability.

Price

This knife is one of the more affordable ones on the market. If you will be buying online, there is a chance that shipping costs will drive up the cost, so you may need to weigh your odds when it comes to this.

Our Verdict

This is a two-in-one knife that does a great job of carving out hollow shapes. The deep bevel means that you get deep cuts, whilst the sharpness means that you will also get accurate cuts. We like the BeaverCraft Spoon Carving Hook Knife SK5, because of the control, accuracy, durability, and affordable price. It gives you a smooth cut and perfectly curved shapes in the wood. 

The way this knife is built makes it an easy knife to be used by both beginners and professional carvers. The outcome will depend on your skill level. The comfortable feel helps you feel at ease when you are working with the knife. Also, it comes pre-sharpened so you will not need to do that when you get the knife. This is a great buy if you want to be carving spoons. Happy shopping!

David D. Hughes
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