Stone Carving Bushing Chisel

Guidelines shown below are for the cutting edge angle.

Frequent sharpening is recommended to maintain the tool's shape, and is needed for safe performance of the tool.

General Guidelines
Material β Notes
Softer stone
(e.g., chalk, soapstone, & pumice)
Use a frosting tool
General stone
(e.g., limestone & marble)
Use a frosting tool
Harder Stone
(e.g., granite & basalt)
75º - 90º

Notes & Comments
Information regarding Grindstones