Scraper Blades

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For ultra-smooth wood surfaces. The first time you use a scraper blade, you'll discover why it's a favorite tool of traditional woodworkers.

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Scraper Blades Large, rectangular

Large, rectangular

Item # 0654
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$6.84

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Scraper Blades Large, curved ends

Large, curved ends

Item # 0628
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$6.38

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Scraper Blades Large, French curve

Large, French curve

Item # 0655
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$9.64

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Scraper Blades Mini, concave/convex

Mini, concave/convex

Item # 0625
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$6.98

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Scraper Blades Mini, oval

Mini, oval

Item # 0626
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$6.49

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Scraper Blades Mini, rectangular

Mini, rectangular

Item # 0627
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$7.98

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Scraper Blades, Scraper blade kit (all 6 scrapers)

Scraper Blades, Scraper blade kit (all 6 scrapers)

Item # 0630
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$44.31 $40.77

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Product Details

For ultra-smooth wood surfaces. The first time you use a scraper blade, you'll discover why it's a favorite tool of traditional woodworkers.

Our versatile stainless steel scrapers leave wood surfaces ultra-smooth. They're also the best tools for smoothing plastic bindings, because they don't heat, soften or scratch the material the way sandpaper can. Occasional squaring and burnishing of the edges keeps them sharp and efficient (the Scraper Burnisher makes it easy). These scrapers are available with convex, straight and concave edges, for smoothing and fine-contouring wood surfaces on practically any instrument.

Large scrapers have a variety of contours for trimming bindings, neck profiling, fingerboard surfacing, archtop contouring and graduating, wood deburring, acoustic bridge shaping, and more. Supplied unburnished.

#0654 Rectangular2-1/2" x 6" x .028"(63.50mm x 152.40mm x 0.7mm)
#0628 Curved ends2" x 6" x .028"(50.80mm x 152.40mm x 0.7mm)
#0655 French curve3-1/8" x 5-1/8" x .028"(79.38mm x 130.17mm x 0.7mm)


Mini scrapers are for smoothing smaller areas with finer control. Among their many uses, the concave/convex version is handy for acoustic guitar bridge contouring, and the oval scraper makes quick work of spot-leveling drop-fill finish repairs. The rectangular version has rounded 1/8" and 3/32" notches for fast and easy acoustic bridge saddle crowning (a bonus inspired by an idea from Freddie Cisneros). Supplied unburnished.

#0625 Concave/convex1-31/32" x 1-17/64" x .016"(50mm x 32mm x 0.4mm)
#0626 Oval1-25/32" x 1-3/16" x .008"(45mm x 30mm x 0.2mm)
#0627 Rectangular1-25/32" x 63/64" x .016"(45mm x 25mm x 0.4mm)


Our scraper blade kit includes all 6 scrapers (3 large, 3 mini) in a versatile money-saving set for the guitar shop.


Trade Secrets! Newsletter

Scraping, not sanding, to prepare wood for finishing

Dan Erlewine shows why he uses scraper blades instead of sandpaper for the final smoothing before the finish goes on a guitar.

Product Instructions

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Overview of binding, purfling, and other instrument trim, including binding recommendations and installation techniques.

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Scraper Blade

By Eugene Moles from Nashville, TN
(Customer's Reviews) Friday, November 18, 2011


This scraper saved me a lot of time. Here I'm using it on a Mahogany overlay (Broken Headstock Repair) Also great for trimming binding!

Excellent!

By Hilsley57 from UK
(Customer's Reviews) Wednesday, September 21, 2011


Just ideal for these wee tricky bits on the neck and headstock. An excellent addition to my tool kit!

Simply Awesome!

By Tom R. from Wayne, NJ
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, September 15, 2011


I purchased all 3 mini scrapers and they are PERFECT for smoothing/finishing my violins. They are very thin, flexible and the edge stays sharp longer than other scrapers I've used in the past. Sandpaper is now obsolete in my mind! If you want a silky smooth surface then these scrapers are a must!

Scraper Blades

By Hawwkeye from Portland, Me.
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, September 08, 2011


I recieved my scraper blades and as always Stew Mac is right on the ball. Very impressed at the timely shipping. I am refinishing a 1950's Kay Archtop and these scraper blades made my life so much easier! They save a lot of time and in my opinion do a much better job then sandpaper. Very pleased to have these wonderful tools.

easy and fast!

By Armen Movsesian from Moscow, Russia
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, September 08, 2011


These tools are very handy! (0655 and 0625)!

Scraper Blades 

By Roegster from Brooksville Fl USA
(Customer's Reviews) Friday, September 02, 2011


Had to replace my old ones. Stewart McDonald had them. I bought the whole set. Love them.
Mick Roeg Roeg Custom Shop.

Mini Scrapers

By Jim I. from Arizona
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, August 18, 2011


I use these mini scrapers for carving guitars. They are unique in the sense that they are much easier to control in tighter areas. The three unique shapes are unlimited.

great mini-scrapers!

By Michael Kolb from Sheridan, OR
(Customer's Reviews) Wednesday, July 13, 2011


I've usually used taped-off razor blades to level drop-fills (and still do) but these new mini-scraper blades are a great alternative, particularly in areas with curves.

The added bonus, however, is the cutout on the #0627 scraper... it's perfect for adjusting and shaping the tops of saddles.

Good Stuff

By Goodson Guitars from Odessa, Tx
(Customer's Reviews) Sunday, July 10, 2011


Use them all the time.

A must-have

By J. Carter from Manchester, UK
(Customer's Reviews) Wednesday, July 06, 2011


I bought the large rectangle and the mini concave/convex - I wish I'd bought them all! Don't know how I did without them, especially the small one. Brilliant for getting to the small places that would be very difficult to sand, and the finish is cleaner than sanding. Great product.

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