Woodworking awl or carpentry scratch awl is simple and important tool for marking.
Most common way to use awl is to make indentations in wood and other constract materials. This is especialy helps for position drill bits, screws, nails and other tools and fastening.
Next way is to scratch the line on pice of material for further work with saw, hand planes or othe cuting tool.
Awls are widely used by cobblers, coopers, carpenters, sewers, tanners and by a lot of many artisans.
Best awl for woodworking is a straight awl with square point. Such awl is quite strong, easy to sharpening and making highly noticeable marks.
Carpentrs awl by Petrograd toolworks comes in tree variations: awl for heavy duty, long and thin awl, and awls with T-handle.
Awl - is a small pointed hand tool used for piercing holes and marking, especially in wood or leather. Widely used by cobblers, coopers, carpenters, sewers, tanners, weavers and more.