What’s Going On With Marples Irwin MS500 Chisels
You may think it is same like other multipurpose chisels out there, but Irwin MS500 has special features that makes it different from the rest of its friends. As we all know, chisels have to face all kinds of abuse during the course of its service, so we’ll be taking look at its durability and other special features.
This type of of chisels is suitable for a variety of jobs. By sharpening the blade properly it can easily deal with the subtle and delicate joinery works such as rebating and cabinet hinges as well as for notching for joists and huge knots in timber work form by “hacking”.
As the world advances, many carpenters or tradesmen not using wooden mallet for carpentry work anymore. Not only its a tad bit inconvenient it worn out quickly too with frequent usage. Irwin MS500 chisels are built much more robust and strong enough to take constant beating from ordinary iron claw-hammer. It has steel striking cap to increase durability and with every strikes made to it directly to the blade, in addition, the ProTouch handle allows you to have the full control and firm grip. Though the steel strike cap is not connected directly to the blade as with the MS700.
- ProTouch –puts you in control by giving you a firmer grip on its handle
- Hardened steel that keeps the cutting edge alive and sharp
- Steel striking cap that lets you put every ounce of energy into each strikes
- Comes in set, with different width; from 6 mm chisels to 50 mm chisels