The Masons Pitcher or Pitching Chisel is a typical stone masons tool used to remove unwanted stone i.e. roughly chiselling a stone or masonry block down to the required size and pitch the surface to dress the stone as required. Used in conjunction with a hammer. The angle of the blade means it does not have to be used at a right angle and a sideways swing can be used.
The Footprint Pitching Chisel consist of the following:
- Forged from high quality carbon steel
- Single bevelled edge
- On the blade side the blade tapers down to a c.6mm bevelled blade
- Hexagonal Shaft
- Hardened and tempered blade to provide a strong and long lasting cutting edge
- Can be re-sharpened