ring-knife

(redirected from spoke-shave)

ring-knife

(ring-nīf),
A circular or oval ring with internal cutting edge, on the model of the carpenter's spoke-shave, for shaving off tumors in the nasal and other cavities.
Synonym(s): spoke-shave

ring-knife

(ring'nīf)
A circular or oval ring with internal cutting edge, for shaving off tumors in the nasal and other cavities.
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You can also easily make tapered dogs with a spoke-shave or knife.
A wood plane, rasp, spoke-shave or draw-knife is used to shape the wood into a snake.
A bit of rounding with a spoke-shave and sandpaper, and a coat of oil, and you have a real nice set of saw ponies.
In another section of the building, a fine collection of spoke-shaves, in-shaves and draw knives point to the past woodcraft of shaping barrel staves, chair seats, bowls and all manner of wooden spindles and spokes.