Stone Carving Frosting Tool

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)
50º - 60º
General stone
(e.g., limestone & marble)
50º - 60º
Harder Stone
(e.g., granite & basalt)
Use a bushing chisel.

Notes & Comments
Information regarding Grindstones