Sweep spoon gouges are shaped similar to a tablespoon and are most useful when a long straight blade would be impractical because of detail or size of the work. These short-bent gouges are used for cutting deep recesses and for hollowing out bowls. They are also particularly useful for cutting ornamentation, radii, and rounded surfaces.
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