Basic Products For Wood Carving

Wood carving products are used to cut the wood in the desired shape, size or to make patterns, designs in the wood. These products can be hand tools or machines. Mostly hand tools are used for carving purposes but some carving machines are also preferred such as Dremel, to achieve high-quality work. We have listed essential wood carving products to achieve quality work.

Essential Products For Wood Carving

Knives (लकड़ी की नक्काशी के चाकू)
Chisels (छैनी)
Gouges (वक्राकार छैनी)
Veiners (पतली वक्राकार छैनी)
V-Tools (V-आकार के खाँचे बनाने का उपकरण)
Mallet (लकड़ी/रबर का हथौड़ा)
Measuring Tools (मापने के उपकरण)
Marking Tools (चिह्न लगाने के उपकरण)
Clamps (वस्तु पकड़ने के उपकरण)
Planers (रंदा, लकड़ी की सतह घिसने का उपकरण)
Sandpaper (रेगमाल)

Other useful Products For Wood Carving

Carving Gloves (दस्ताने)
Safety Goggles (सुरक्षा चश्मा)
Vise (वस्तु पकड़ने का शिकंजा)
Files (रेत, घिसाई करने के उपकरण)
wood sawHandsaw (आरी)
Scraper (खुरचने वाली लोहे की पत्ती)
Sharpening Stone (धार लगाने का पत्थर)
Turning Tools (लेथ मशीन पर वस्तुओं की कटाई, घिसाई करने में उपयोग होने वाले उपकरण)
Lathe Machine (लेथ मशीन, वस्तुओं को घुमाने का यंत्र)
Dremel Carving Machine (ड्रेमेल की नक्काशी करने की मशीन)
Drill Machine (छेद करने की मशीन)
Moisture Meter (लकड़ी में नमी नापने का उपकरण)

Knives (लकड़ी की नक्काशी के चाकू)

The carving knives are specially designed for carving jobs. They have a curved metal blade that is attached to the handle.

Chisels (छैनी)

The chisels are the most preferable carving tools after knives. They are used in combination with a mallet to cut the wood in different shapes.

Gouge (वक्राकार छैनी)

A gouge is a form of a chisel. It has a 2-Dimensional curved blade at its end. It is mostly used to make deep curved trenches, holes in the wood.

Veiner (पतली वक्राकार छैनी)

A veiner tool is also a form of chisel. It has a narrow (1mm, 2mm) curved blade at its end. It is mainly useful to cut 1mm, 2mm wide channels in the wood.

V-Tool (V-आकार के खाँचे बनाने का उपकरण)

A v-tool is a form of the chisel with a v-shaped cutting edge blade at its end. It is used to make v-shaped channels in the wood.

Mallet (लकड़ी/रबर का हथौड़ा)

A mallet is a type of hammer. It is mostly made of rubber or wood. It is mainly used for light-duty strokes.

Measuring Tools (मापने के उपकरण)

The measuring tools can be:

1. Linear Ruler (सीधा पैमाना): A linear ruler is a measuring tool. It is used to measure the length of the straight line.
2. Triangular Ruler (त्रिकोणीय पैमाना): A triangular ruler is a measuring tool that has a triangle shape. It is used to measure length, mark points, etc.
3. Protractor (कोण नापने का उपकरण): It is an angle measurement tool. It has a D-shaped piece that is attached to the two rulers.
4. Caliper (व्यास नापने का उपकरण): A caliper is a distance measuring tool. It measures the distance between two points that are opposite to each other.
5. Divider (व्यास नापने, गोला खींचने का उपकरण): It is a distance measuring and marking tool. It measures the distance between two points in one direction.
6. Angle Gauge (मेज-आरी के ब्लेड, छेद करने के यंत्र, घिसाई के यंत्रों का झुकाव कोण निर्धारित करने का उपकरण): An angle gauge is used to set blade bevel on a table saw, and tilt angles on sanders, drill press.
7. Vernier Caliper/Depth Gauge (व्यास, दूरी व् गहराई नापने का उपकरण): A vernier caliper is used for distance measurement, depth measurement, and the measurement of the diameter of a round object.
8. Height Gauge (ऊंचाई नापने तथा मेज-आरी के ब्लेड, खाँचे बनाने के उपकरणों की बिट की ऊंचाई निर्धारित करने का उपकरण): A height gauge is used to measure the height of an object or to adjust the height of the router bits, saw blade, etc.
9. T-Ruler (T-आकार का पैमाना): T-ruler consists of a ruler and a straight scale. They are attached together at a right angle. It is used to measure or mark the distance, points.
10. Square (L-आकार का पैमाना): A square consists of a ruler that is attached to a straight strip at a right angle. It is used to set up saw blades, mark out joints, etc.
11. Measuring Tape (दूरी नापने का फीता): The measuring tape is a ruler. It is used to measure or mark the distances.

Marking Tools (चिह्न लगाने के उपकरण)

The marking tools can be:

1. Pen (कलम)
2. Pencil (तुलिका)
3. Scratch Awl (खरोंच लगाने का उपकरण): A scratch awl consists of a metal rod with a sharp tip that is used to scribe points, lines, etc.

Clamp (वस्तु पकड़ने के उपकरण)

A clamp is a fastening tool that is used to secure an object or objects and prevents movement.

Wood Planer (रंदा, लकड़ी की सतह घिसने का उपकरण)

A wood planer is a hand tool that is used to plane or shape the surface of the wood.

Sandpaper (रेगमाल)

Sandpaper is a paper coated with abrasive materials such as sand or glass. It is used for polishing or smoothing the wooden surface.

Carving Gloves (दस्ताने)

The carving gloves are pieces of cloth that are worn on the hand. It protects hands from minor cuts and injuries.

Safety Goggles (सुरक्षा चश्मा)

The safety goggles are protective gears that protect eyes from debris, particulates, etc.

Vise (वस्तु पकड़ने का शिकंजा)

The vise is a mechanical apparatus with a tightening screw. It is used to secure an object so that work can be performed on it.

Files (रेत, घिसाई करने के उपकरण)

A file tool is a hand tool that is used to sharpen blades, to smooth surface of the wood.

Handsaw (आरी)

A handsaw is a hand tool that is used to cut pieces of wood in the desired shape and sizes.

Scraper (खुरचने वाली लोहे की पत्ती)

A scraper is a hand tool. It is used to scrap fine material from a surface. It gives a smooth finish to the wood. 

Sharpening Stone (धार लगाने का पत्थर)

The sharpening stone is used to sharpen the metal edge of the cutting tools. 

Turning Tool (लेथ मशीन पर वस्तुओं की कटाई, घिसाई करने में उपयोग होने वाले उपकरण)

A turning tool is a tool with a non-rotary tool bit. It is used mostly on lathe machine for finishing, detail work. These tools are used to work on a rotating workpiece. 

The lathe machine is used to rotate the workpiece to perform cutting, sanding, drilling, etc. 

Dremel Carving Machine (ड्रेमेल की नक्काशी करने की मशीन)

The Dremel machine is a special carving tool that is very useful for precision work. It can rotate the carving bits at various RPMs.

Drill Machine (छेद करने की मशीन)

The drill machine rotates drill bits to make holes in the wood or in other objects.

Moisture Meter (लकड़ी में नमी नापने का उपकरण)

The moisture meter is used to measure/inspect moisture level reading, hidden leaks in the wood, or in other materials.