Use to cut, trim, carve and refine all types of clay. Tip is case-hardened spring tool steel mounted into a no-roll handle.
Most needle tools sold for working with metal clays are actually knotting needles made for stringing pearls and other beads on silk or cord. While they are perfect for knotting and some metal clay tasks, they are a poor choice for cutting out clay because they have a thick tip that may distort or drag on the clay when used as a cutting tool. You'll be delighted with this simple tool