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WeCheer High Torque Carver/Engraver Review

Overview WeCheer High Torque Carver is ideal for detailing and intricate carving. That powerful high-torque handpiece features variable speed, allowing you to be operating at the optimum speed required by your bit or type of stock.  The motor is built into the handpiece, meaning there is no flexible shaft to restrict your movements and carve…

Automach Handcraft Reciprocating Power Carver Review

Overview The Automach 1/4 HP Flexible Shaft Carver Kit comes with a more advanced tool in woodcarving technology. The Automach carver is rugged and reliable. It features an Aluminium die-cast body that is light and vibration-free. It has a reciprocating action of the cutter head that carves through the toughest woods with a simple hand…

Carving Walnut Wood | What You Should Know

Types of walnut wood English Walnut Wood English walnut wood comes from the same tree where edible walnuts come from. Do not be surprised when one calls it walnut, Circassian walnut, European walnut, and French walnut. This walnut wood is a native of the United Kingdom and is popular in western Asia and Eastern Europe….

Carving Petrified Wood

Last updated on January 17th, 2022 at 06:00 pmWhat is petrified wood? Petrified Wood is a fossil in which the organic remains are replaced by minerals when turning to stone. The process takes time and results in a Quartz Chalcedony mineralization. There are special conditions to be met for the fallen petrified wood to be…

Carving Roses in Wood | Guide Including Videos

Types of roses Before we answer, How do you carve a wooden rose? Let’s look at some types of roses to carve. Onlay – Rose Drop A drop onlay of a rose flower works in locations with a drop style of ornament in a fireplace mantle, bookcase, or another vertical setting.   You have the…

Carving Rope Pattern in Wood | The Simple Guide

Choose a wood that you can carve Choose the wood based on its function To choose the best type of wood, know the intended purpose of the wood. Hardwood absorbs little moisture. Rope patterns should be durable and not break on the first bite. However, not all hardwood is for rope patterns. Making a rope…

Carving Pipes Out of Wood | A Detailed Guide

Last updated on January 26th, 2022 at 03:16 pmLearn to carve pipes out of wood. Seems like an easy task, right? But, carving pipes out of wood is actually much trickier than you might think. Pipes have curved surfaces and are a bit of a challenge. A good tutorial will help you get started by…

Carving Purple Heart Wood | Quick Overview Guide

What is purple heart wood Purpleheart Heartwood is a deep purple-violet when freshly cut, maturing to a dark brown. The original color comes back when re-cut, and the grain is straight, but sometimes irregular, wavy, and interlocked. The texture is moderate to fine. It is a bit more affordable since it starts from 13 per…