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All about wood chisels

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Chisel Anatomy

First, understand the blade/handle connections

Chisels come in primarily two styles: socket chisels or tang-type chisels, as shown in photo. That means the handle either slips into a tapered hollow socket, or it slips over a tapered square or round tang milled into the blade. Disassembled, you can see how socket and tang chisels fit together.

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