In this category you will find tools for marking and applying checkering.
Checkering is a type of decoration or even a type of wood carving in the form of parallel notches, diamonds and lines. It is very popular to apply this decoration to rifle stocks and handless, knife handles, vases and other items where a secure grip is required.
The minimum tool set required for applying checkering includes cutters of the same size or pitch. First groove cutter - one-edge cutter, parallel-groove cutter with left-hand or right-hand cutting edge (RC), and a graver for cleaning and trimming where other cutters are missing. You may also need tools for easy checker layout, especially those parallel to curved shapes.