The spokeshave is one type of hand tool mainly used in woodworks for shaping and smoothening of woods. They mostly use the spoke shave tool in woodworks like chair legs, arrows, paddles, wheel spokes for cart and bows. It applies for the best finishing of curved surfaces and also useful for shaving the round wooden pieces to the size required. They develop and use it from the related tool called wheelwrights from the starting of the sixteenth century for spindle shaping using the wood wheels.
It comprises a blade used for metal cutting and wooden body and also has iron or blade provided at the body of the tool with separate handles for both the hands. You can sharpen the blades provided in the tool by removing them and adjusted for finding the variation in the cut’s depth.
It comprises four different types and they are round, flat, convex, and concave spoke shapes. You can even pull or push the tool based on requirements. You can use the round spoke shave tool on the curves, which are tighter, and also for the inside arches.
The flat tool applies for the arches outside and easy to handle. Both types of tools use the same metal blade. They use the convex tool for removing the center material of an item and have a separate tool for removing and making a dugout look. They use the concave tool for making rounded items and comprises a circled sole in it. It is available on all online websites and also in carpentry stores.