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MHG Messerschmidt Timber Framing Chisel

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  • Regular price $216.00
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Quality chisel with straight edge, Manufactured in Germany by MHG MesserschmLdt.

  • Unique forging procedure developed by Barr Tools at the turn of the century, with handle set in a sleeve.
  • Hand-forged with optimal performance characteristics.
  • Hardness level of 61 HRC along the entire length.
  • For professional construction of log cabins and half-timbered houses; preparing dovetail connection joints; preparing ceiling joists; or for finishing work on saddles.
  • Blade length: 7"
  • Total length: 18"
  • Available in three sizes: 1", 1.5", and 2" (see images).

Our Promise To You.

If it is for sale in our store -- it is because we use it and love it!

We are happy to share our experiences with these tools which may enhance your own. Given care, maintenance, and love, each of these fine tools is capable of lasting a lifetime. We do limit warranties to those offered by our supplying manufacturers. If ever you have a question or concern regarding any of the tools we sell, please let us know.

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These tools, toys and supplies are in constant use by our students, timber framing crews, and family. At Shelter Tools, we have a working knowledge of every product we sell. Graduates will find particular items recommended in class and on site.


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