A high quality & sharp Japanese socket scratch awl with a tang & ferrule end cap. The ferrule on the back on the wood handle enables the awl to be struck with a hammer or mallet. It is a versatile & invaluable tool that can be used in woodworking, metal marking, scratching, scribing, upholstery work, piercing holes, pattern-making, leather making, starting screw holes for hardware, & many other uses! A very popular item with our customers! Made in Japan.
From the Manufacturer:
Hardwick & Sons is pleased to offer quality tools from Japan for the many people who desire special & well-crafted tools. The wide variety of Japanese products that we offer come from the many craftsmen & toolmakers in Japan who have a special dedication to their skillful craft & art of toolmaking.
Product Blade Length Handle Length Overall Length Model # Japanese Scratch Awl with Ferrule 2 - 1/2" 4 - 1/2" 7"HWXMK1372X